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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 43 54 54
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing CRM 143 101 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.75% 3.10% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 4.06% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 44 39
Average daily rate £395 £438 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £693 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +73.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.26% +33.33%
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
3086 2490 2051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.91% 76.47% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1883 1473 1042
Average daily rate £400 £390 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 101 113
Average hourly rate £39.25 £32.54 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.62% -1.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.87 £14.00 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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
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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 55 £364 -16.80% 51
Cheshire -3 36 £405 -10.00% 15
Merseyside +19 31 £400 - 5
Lancashire -6 6 £430 -23.55% 4
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.12%) .NET
4 46 (16.91%) Finance
5 45 (16.54%) JavaScript
6 40 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (14.34%) MS Excel
8 38 (13.97%) C#
9 36 (13.24%) Security Cleared
10 33 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 31 (11.40%) ERP
13 30 (11.03%) SC Cleared
14 29 (10.66%) SharePoint
14 29 (10.66%) SQL
15 28 (10.29%) Workflow
16 27 (9.93%) Marketing
16 27 (9.93%) Analytics
17 26 (9.56%) Migration
18 23 (8.46%) Salesforce.com
18 23 (8.46%) jQuery
19 22 (8.09%) Data Migration
19 22 (8.09%) Change Management
20 21 (7.72%) Business Analysis
21 20 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
21 20 (7.35%) Google
21 20 (7.35%) Google Analytics
22 19 (6.99%) Unix
23 17 (6.25%) HTML
23 17 (6.25%) Project Management

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 29 (10.66%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (5.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (3.68%) CMS
5 4 (1.47%) SAS
6 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.74%) IIS
7 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.74%) Node.js
7 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.74%) SugarCRM
7 2 (0.74%) WordPress
8 1 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.37%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 39 (14.34%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.57%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 112 (41.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (3.31%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.57%) Radian6
4 5 (1.84%) Infor CRM
4 5 (1.84%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.10%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.74%) BigMachines
7 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.37%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.37%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.37%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.35%) Google Analytics
2 12 (4.41%) SaaS
3 6 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.10%) IaaS
5 3 (1.10%) PaaS
5 3 (1.10%) Taleo
6 2 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.74%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (0.74%) Office 365
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.25%) SMS
2 8 (2.94%) CTI
3 5 (1.84%) ATM
3 5 (1.84%) Ethernet
3 5 (1.84%) ISDN
3 5 (1.84%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.84%) VoIP
4 2 (0.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.37%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
5 1 (0.37%) NAS
5 1 (0.37%) SAN
5 1 (0.37%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (2.57%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.57%) SAP BW
3 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.21%) SAP HANA
5 5 (1.84%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.74%) Cognos Impromptu
7 2 (0.74%) Cognos Powerplay
7 2 (0.74%) Cognos Transformer
7 2 (0.74%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.74%) DB2
7 2 (0.74%) DTS
7 2 (0.74%) FileMaker
7 2 (0.74%) MS Access
7 2 (0.74%) OLAP
7 2 (0.74%) ReportNet
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.21%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.47%) Selenium
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.74%) JIRA
6 1 (0.37%) Ant
6 1 (0.37%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.37%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.37%) MSI
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.37%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.37%) Toad
6 1 (0.37%) WiX
General
1 46 (16.91%) Finance
2 27 (9.93%) Marketing
3 11 (4.04%) Billing
4 10 (3.68%) Advertising
5 9 (3.31%) Retail
6 8 (2.94%) Banking
7 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.84%) Back Office
9 3 (1.10%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.74%) Local Government
11 1 (0.37%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.37%) Publishing
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (25.37%) Developer
2 54 (19.85%) Analyst
3 44 (16.18%) Architect
4 31 (11.40%) Consultant
5 26 (9.56%) CRM Developer
6 23 (8.46%) CRM Consultant
6 23 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 22 (8.09%) Project Manager
8 21 (7.72%) Microsoft Developer
9 20 (7.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 19 (6.99%) Business Analyst
11 18 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
12 17 (6.25%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
13 16 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
14 14 (5.15%) Test Analyst
15 11 (4.04%) Functional Analyst
15 11 (4.04%) Functional Test Analyst
15 11 (4.04%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
16 10 (3.68%) CRM Manager
17 9 (3.31%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (19.12%) .NET
2 23 (8.46%) jQuery
3 17 (6.25%) HTML
4 14 (5.15%) Middleware
5 12 (4.41%) Web Services
6 11 (4.04%) CSS
6 11 (4.04%) WebCenter
7 10 (3.68%) ASP.NET
7 10 (3.68%) HTML5
8 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (1.47%) Mason
8 4 (1.47%) SAP Basis
8 4 (1.47%) XML
9 3 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (1.10%) Kendo UI
9 3 (1.10%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (1.10%) REST
9 3 (1.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.25%) Copywriting
3 10 (3.68%) User Experience
4 9 (3.31%) Social Media
5 8 (2.94%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.57%) IVR
6 7 (2.57%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.21%) Data Integration
8 3 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.74%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.37%) Clustering
10 1 (0.37%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.37%) Over-the-Top Content
10 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.37%) Replication
10 1 (0.37%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.37%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.99%) Unix
2 13 (4.78%) MVS
3 7 (2.57%) Windows
4 5 (1.84%) AIX
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) HPUX
6 1 (0.37%) Linux
6 1 (0.37%) Solaris
6 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (11.40%) ERP
3 28 (10.29%) Workflow
4 27 (9.93%) Analytics
5 26 (9.56%) Migration
6 22 (8.09%) Change Management
6 22 (8.09%) Data Migration
7 21 (7.72%) Business Analysis
8 17 (6.25%) B2C
8 17 (6.25%) Customer Analytics
8 17 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 17 (6.25%) Project Management
9 14 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.15%) Data Modelling
9 14 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (4.78%) UML
10 13 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 11 (4.04%) Functional Testing
11 11 (4.04%) TOGAF
11 11 (4.04%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 45 (16.54%) JavaScript
2 38 (13.97%) C#
3 29 (10.66%) SQL
4 9 (3.31%) Java
5 5 (1.84%) ABAP
5 5 (1.84%) PHP
5 5 (1.84%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.47%) Apex Code
6 4 (1.47%) VBA
7 2 (0.74%) C++
7 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.74%) Python
7 2 (0.74%) VB
8 1 (0.37%) C
8 1 (0.37%) C-shell
8 1 (0.37%) Korn
8 1 (0.37%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.37%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (11.03%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.94%) ISEB
3 8 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.21%) MBA
5 3 (1.10%) Degree
6 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.37%) APMP
7 1 (0.37%) CCNA
7 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.37%) ECDL
7 1 (0.37%) MCSA
7 1 (0.37%) MCSE
7 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.37%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.74%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.21%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Control-M
2 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.37%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 84 (30.88%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.46%) Salesforce.com
3 20 (7.35%) Google
4 17 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 16 (5.88%) SAP
6 14 (5.15%) Oracle
7 12 (4.41%) IBM
8 9 (3.31%) Avaya
8 9 (3.31%) EMC
9 7 (2.57%) Siebel
10 5 (1.84%) Cisco
11 4 (1.47%) Genesys
11 4 (1.47%) Infor
11 4 (1.47%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.10%) HP
13 2 (0.74%) Cognos
13 2 (0.74%) Teradata
14 1 (0.37%) BMC
14 1 (0.37%) Hitachi
14 1 (0.37%) Informatica
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Rate: £300.00 - £325.00 per day
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