The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 38 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing CRM 158 109 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.07% 3.60% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 4.89% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 58 43
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £561 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
- +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £18.75 £36.90
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -49.18%
CRM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2993 2227 1969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 77.06% 73.50% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1793 1200 991
Average daily rate £400 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 101 94
Average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £12.86 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CRM across the North West region.

CRM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the North West region.

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CRM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 54 £423 +20.71% 36
Cheshire +4 43 £400 -5.88% 11
Merseyside +5 23 £338 -3.57% 6
Lancashire +10 13 £420 -21.86% 8
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CRM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CRM.

1 90 (32.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (31.87%) Microsoft
3 73 (26.74%) Finance
4 60 (21.98%) SQL
5 51 (18.68%) Migration
6 42 (15.38%) Oracle
7 41 (15.02%) Security Cleared
8 40 (14.65%) .NET
9 39 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 36 (13.19%) JavaScript
11 35 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
11 35 (12.82%) Oracle EBS R12
11 35 (12.82%) Business Analysis
12 28 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (9.89%) MS Excel
14 26 (9.52%) Local Government
15 24 (8.79%) Oracle BI EE
16 23 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (8.42%) Workflow
17 21 (7.69%) Project Management
17 21 (7.69%) SharePoint
17 21 (7.69%) C#
17 21 (7.69%) SAP
17 21 (7.69%) Data Migration
18 20 (7.33%) SQL Server
18 20 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (5.86%) HTML
19 16 (5.86%) CSS
19 16 (5.86%) Telecoms
19 16 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing CRM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.30%) IIS
2 9 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.47%) CMS
4 3 (1.10%) SAS
4 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.73%) SAP EP
5 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.73%) Node.js
6 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 1 (0.37%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) MS Project
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 90 (32.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (12.82%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (12.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 11 (4.03%) Oracle Payroll
4 9 (3.30%) SAP CRM
5 6 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (1.83%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
7 4 (1.47%) Oracle General Ledger
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (1.10%) SAP ERP
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (0.73%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.73%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.73%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 1 (0.37%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.73%) IaaS
2 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.37%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.73%) Intranet
1 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.37%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.79%) Oracle BI EE
2 20 (7.33%) SQL Server
3 16 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (2.93%) NoSQL
8 5 (1.83%) DB2
9 4 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.47%) Big Data
10 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.10%) MS Access
11 2 (0.73%) OLAP
11 2 (0.73%) QlikView
11 2 (0.73%) DTS
11 2 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.73%) Cognos Transformer
11 2 (0.73%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 10 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.37%) LSMW
5 1 (0.37%) JIRA
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
General
1 73 (26.74%) Finance
2 26 (9.52%) Local Government
3 16 (5.86%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.03%) Billing
5 10 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 9 (3.30%) Retail
7 5 (1.83%) Advertising
8 4 (1.47%) Law
9 3 (1.10%) Legal
9 3 (1.10%) Publishing
9 3 (1.10%) Marketing
10 2 (0.73%) Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 66 (24.18%) Consultant
2 56 (20.51%) Developer
3 50 (18.32%) Analyst
4 35 (12.82%) CRM Developer
5 31 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 30 (10.99%) Oracle Consultant
7 28 (10.26%) Business Analyst
8 27 (9.89%) CRM Consultant
9 24 (8.79%) Architect
10 22 (8.06%) Project Manager
11 17 (6.23%) Microsoft Developer
11 17 (6.23%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
12 16 (5.86%) Microsoft Consultant
13 15 (5.49%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
14 14 (5.13%) Functional Consultant
15 12 (4.40%) Technical Architect
16 10 (3.66%) Payroll Consultant
17 9 (3.30%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
17 9 (3.30%) Test Analyst
17 9 (3.30%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.65%) .NET
2 16 (5.86%) HTML
2 16 (5.86%) CSS
3 15 (5.49%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.03%) .NET Framework
5 10 (3.66%) Middleware
6 7 (2.56%) Web Services
6 7 (2.56%) XML
6 7 (2.56%) WebCenter
7 5 (1.83%) WCF
7 5 (1.83%) jQuery
7 5 (1.83%) SAP Basis
8 4 (1.47%) Entity Framework
8 4 (1.47%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.10%) Web Dynpro
10 2 (0.73%) HTML5
10 2 (0.73%) CSS3
11 1 (0.37%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.30%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.47%) Mainframe
3 4 (1.47%) FMCG
4 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.10%) Life Science
5 2 (0.73%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.73%) Statistics
5 2 (0.73%) Informatics
5 2 (0.73%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.73%) Social Media
6 1 (0.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.37%) Human Factors
6 1 (0.37%) GIS
6 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.37%) Replication
6 1 (0.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.30%) UNIX
2 8 (2.93%) VME
3 7 (2.56%) MVS
4 3 (1.10%) AIX
5 2 (0.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (18.68%) Migration
2 35 (12.82%) Business Analysis
3 28 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (8.42%) Workflow
5 21 (7.69%) Project Management
5 21 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 15 (5.49%) ERP
7 14 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.03%) Test Scripting
9 11 (4.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 10 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (3.66%) Validation
11 9 (3.30%) Functional Testing
12 8 (2.93%) Open Source
12 8 (2.93%) MVC
13 7 (2.56%) ITIL
14 6 (2.20%) Risk Management
14 6 (2.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (21.98%) SQL
2 36 (13.19%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.69%) C#
4 9 (3.30%) Java
5 8 (2.93%) Scala
6 5 (1.83%) ABAP
7 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.10%) C
8 3 (1.10%) VBA
9 2 (0.73%) VB
9 2 (0.73%) R
10 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.37%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.37%) Ruby
10 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.37%) COBOL
10 1 (0.37%) VBScript
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (15.02%) Security Cleared
2 39 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.83%) Degree
4 3 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.73%) ISEB
5 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.73%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.73%) APMP
6 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MBA
6 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.93%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) GAAP
3 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.37%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.73%) StatsD
Vendors
1 87 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 42 (15.38%) Oracle
3 21 (7.69%) SAP
4 8 (2.93%) IBM
5 5 (1.83%) Cognos
5 5 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.47%) HP
6 4 (1.47%) Tableau
7 3 (1.10%) Citrix
7 3 (1.10%) Teradata
8 2 (0.73%) Siebel
8 2 (0.73%) Apigee
8 2 (0.73%) Mashery
9 1 (0.37%) Facebook
9 1 (0.37%) Twitter
9 1 (0.37%) Talend
9 1 (0.37%) Verint
9 1 (0.37%) EXASOL
9 1 (0.37%) Avaya
9 1 (0.37%) Lotus
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