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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 44 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing CRM 149 154 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.26% 3.44% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 4.20% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 93 40
Median daily rate £400 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £325 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £621 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £34.32 £17.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.29% +101.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -15.00%
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
2904 3669 2419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.00% 81.99% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1863 2304 1386
Median daily rate £401 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 141 112
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.46 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CRM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

CRM Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +23 57 £365 -18.88% 20
Manchester 0 57 £418 +9.50% 39
Merseyside +4 13 £375 +11.11% 4
Lancashire -1 12 £425 -15.42% 5
Cumbria - 1 £450 -
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CRM.

1 118 (35.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 113 (33.63%) Microsoft
3 109 (32.44%) JavaScript
4 87 (25.89%) ERP
5 84 (25.00%) Java
6 81 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
7 80 (23.81%) Web Development
8 69 (20.54%) Network Security
8 69 (20.54%) PHP
8 69 (20.54%) Digital Media
9 66 (19.64%) .NET
10 54 (16.07%) C#
11 44 (13.10%) SQL
12 38 (11.31%) Finance
13 37 (11.01%) MS Excel
14 34 (10.12%) SharePoint
15 33 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (9.52%) HTML
16 32 (9.52%) SQL Server
17 31 (9.23%) CSS
17 31 (9.23%) E-Commerce
17 31 (9.23%) Middleware
18 29 (8.63%) SAP
19 27 (8.04%) Migration
20 25 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 24 (7.14%) Project Management
21 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 22 (6.55%) Workflow
22 22 (6.55%) Analytics

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (10.12%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (1.79%) SAS
5 4 (1.19%) Apache
5 4 (1.19%) CMS
6 3 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.89%) IIS
6 3 (0.89%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.60%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.30%) Confluence
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 37 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.08%) MS Office
3 5 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 118 (35.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 9 (2.68%) SAP CRM
4 8 (2.38%) SAP hybris
5 5 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.49%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.30%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.30%) Magento
7 1 (0.30%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.30%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.30%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.30%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.30%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.68%) PaaS
3 8 (2.38%) Google Analytics
4 7 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.79%) Office 365
6 5 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.49%) SaaS
7 2 (0.60%) Force.com
7 2 (0.60%) IaaS
8 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (20.54%) Network Security
2 4 (1.19%) Internet
3 3 (0.89%) Firewall
3 3 (0.89%) LAN
3 3 (0.89%) MPLS
3 3 (0.89%) SAN
4 2 (0.60%) DHCP
4 2 (0.60%) DNS
4 2 (0.60%) DSL
4 2 (0.60%) Intranet
4 2 (0.60%) iSCSI
4 2 (0.60%) NAS
4 2 (0.60%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (0.60%) VPN
4 2 (0.60%) VRRP
4 2 (0.60%) WAN
5 1 (0.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.30%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.27%) Big Data
4 9 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
6 6 (1.79%) OLAP
6 6 (1.79%) OLAP Cube
6 6 (1.79%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.49%) Data Mining
7 5 (1.49%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.19%) EDRMS
8 4 (1.19%) Star Schema
9 3 (0.89%) MS Access
9 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.89%) Power BI
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 17 (5.06%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.08%) JIRA
5 6 (1.79%) gulp
6 5 (1.49%) Grunt
7 4 (1.19%) Xcode
8 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.89%) Maven
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (0.60%) Selenium
10 1 (0.30%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 38 (11.31%) Finance
2 20 (5.95%) Retail
3 18 (5.36%) Marketing
4 14 (4.17%) Billing
5 13 (3.87%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.57%) Advertising
7 8 (2.38%) Publishing
8 7 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.89%) German Language
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) French Language
10 2 (0.60%) Front Office
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
10 2 (0.60%) Local Government
10 2 (0.60%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.30%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 113 (33.63%) Developer
2 52 (15.48%) Analyst
3 47 (13.99%) CRM Developer
4 40 (11.90%) Architect
4 40 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 35 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 27 (8.04%) Consultant
7 22 (6.55%) Microsoft Developer
8 21 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (5.95%) Project Manager
10 19 (5.65%) Technical Leader
11 17 (5.06%) CRM Consultant
12 15 (4.46%) .NET Developer
13 14 (4.17%) CRM Analyst
14 13 (3.87%) CRM Business Analyst
15 12 (3.57%) C# Developer
15 12 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
15 12 (3.57%) Test Leader
16 11 (3.27%) C# .NET Developer
17 10 (2.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (19.64%) .NET
2 32 (9.52%) HTML
3 31 (9.23%) CSS
3 31 (9.23%) Middleware
4 21 (6.25%) CSS3
4 21 (6.25%) HTML5
5 18 (5.36%) ASP.NET
6 10 (2.98%) AngularJS
7 9 (2.68%) jQuery
8 8 (2.38%) Web Services
9 5 (1.49%) EDI
9 5 (1.49%) XML
10 4 (1.19%) Cocoa
10 4 (1.19%) iOS SDK
10 4 (1.19%) RESTful
10 4 (1.19%) Silverlight
10 4 (1.19%) WebCenter
10 4 (1.19%) XML Messaging
10 4 (1.19%) XSD
10 4 (1.19%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 69 (20.54%) Digital Media
2 16 (4.76%) User Experience
3 10 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 7 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.79%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.89%) Clustering
7 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.89%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.60%) CESG
8 2 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.60%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.60%) FMCG
8 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.60%) NHS
8 2 (0.60%) Social Media
9 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.30%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.76%) Windows
2 11 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 9 (2.68%) Linux
5 6 (1.79%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.49%) Unix
7 4 (1.19%) Android
8 3 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.30%) Solaris
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (25.89%) ERP
2 81 (24.11%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (23.81%) Web Development
4 33 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 27 (8.04%) Migration
7 25 (7.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (7.14%) Project Management
9 22 (6.55%) Analytics
9 22 (6.55%) Workflow
10 21 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 19 (5.65%) ETL
12 15 (4.46%) Line Management
12 15 (4.46%) SOA
13 14 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.17%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.17%) Records Management
13 14 (4.17%) Scrum
13 14 (4.17%) TDD
14 13 (3.87%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 109 (32.44%) JavaScript
2 84 (25.00%) Java
3 69 (20.54%) PHP
4 54 (16.07%) C#
5 44 (13.10%) SQL
6 5 (1.49%) Apex Code
7 4 (1.19%) C++
7 4 (1.19%) Objective-C
7 4 (1.19%) Python
8 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.60%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.60%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.30%) SOQL
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 12 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.98%) Degree
4 6 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.19%) ISEB
6 3 (0.89%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.30%) CCNP
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.30%) MCTS
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.87%) QA
2 6 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) GMP
System Software
1 11 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Control-M
1 2 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (0.60%) SCCM
1 2 (0.60%) vMotion
2 1 (0.30%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
2 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 113 (33.63%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.63%) SAP
3 18 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (3.57%) Oracle
5 11 (3.27%) Google
5 11 (3.27%) Tableau
5 11 (3.27%) Talend
5 11 (3.27%) Vertica
6 10 (2.98%) hybris
7 7 (2.08%) Siebel
7 7 (2.08%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.08%) VMware
8 5 (1.49%) ForgeRock
8 5 (1.49%) IBM
8 5 (1.49%) Sun
9 4 (1.19%) Cisco
9 4 (1.19%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.89%) Adobe
10 3 (0.89%) EMC
10 3 (0.89%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £375 - 400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £300 - £430 per day + Potential Remote working
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago