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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
England / North West
Rank 48 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing CRM 97 132 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.71% 3.40% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 4.20% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 55
Median daily rate £400 £395 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -12.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £634
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+59.01% -2.52%

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
2151 3145 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.16% 80.91% 77.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1912 1460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 111 101
Median hourly rate £37.25 £37.50 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester +7 51 £388 +0.64% 29
Cheshire +12 18 £410 +5.80% 6
Merseyside -8 12 £550 +29.41% 2
Lancashire +3 8 £344 -11.85% 5
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 114 (50.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 97 (43.11%) Microsoft
3 47 (20.89%) JavaScript
4 44 (19.56%) .NET
5 42 (18.67%) C#
5 42 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (16.89%) Migration
7 36 (16.00%) SQL
8 31 (13.78%) ERP
9 30 (13.33%) Advertising
9 30 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (12.89%) Finance
11 26 (11.56%) Project Management
12 25 (11.11%) SharePoint
12 25 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 24 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (10.22%) SQL Server
15 22 (9.78%) Java
15 22 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (9.33%) MS Excel
17 19 (8.44%) Web Development
17 19 (8.44%) Network Security
17 19 (8.44%) Digital Media
18 18 (8.00%) Workflow
18 18 (8.00%) PHP
19 15 (6.67%) Marketing
20 14 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
20 14 (6.22%) Middleware
20 14 (6.22%) HTML
20 14 (6.22%) CSS

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 25 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.22%) CMS
3 5 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.78%) Apache
5 3 (1.33%) IIS
5 3 (1.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.44%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.44%) Content Management Server
6 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.44%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.11%) MS Office
3 5 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 114 (50.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (1.78%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.89%) OPENContractor
4 1 (0.44%) Academy Housing
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.44%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.67%) Office 365
3 5 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.33%) PaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.44%) Network Security
2 2 (0.89%) LAN
2 2 (0.89%) MPLS
2 2 (0.89%) SAN
2 2 (0.89%) VPN
2 2 (0.89%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) BGP
3 1 (0.44%) Broadband
3 1 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.44%) CTI
3 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.44%) Firewall
3 1 (0.44%) H.323
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) NAS
3 1 (0.44%) PBX
3 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.44%) VoIP
3 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 25 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (10.22%) SQL Server
4 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.78%) Big Data
7 4 (1.78%) EDRMS
7 4 (1.78%) Power BI
8 3 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (1.33%) MySQL
8 3 (1.33%) QlikView
8 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.89%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.22%) JIRA
3 3 (1.33%) gulp
4 2 (0.89%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.89%) Gradle
4 2 (0.89%) Grunt
4 2 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.89%) Subversion
5 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.44%) Xcode
General
1 30 (13.33%) Advertising
2 29 (12.89%) Finance
3 15 (6.67%) Marketing
4 6 (2.67%) Billing
4 6 (2.67%) Publishing
4 6 (2.67%) Retail
5 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.89%) Banking
6 2 (0.89%) Legal
6 2 (0.89%) Local Government
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (42.22%) Developer
2 65 (28.89%) CRM Developer
3 52 (23.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 33 (14.67%) Analyst
5 29 (12.89%) Microsoft Developer
6 26 (11.56%) Architect
7 25 (11.11%) Business Analyst
8 17 (7.56%) Project Manager
9 16 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.33%) Consultant
11 11 (4.89%) CRM Manager
12 9 (4.00%) CRM Analyst
12 9 (4.00%) CRM Business Analyst
12 9 (4.00%) CRM Project Manager
12 9 (4.00%) Test Leader
13 8 (3.56%) IT Manager
13 8 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
14 7 (3.11%) Applications Support
14 7 (3.11%) CRM Consultant
14 7 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (19.56%) .NET
2 14 (6.22%) CSS
2 14 (6.22%) HTML
2 14 (6.22%) Middleware
3 7 (3.11%) jQuery
4 6 (2.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (2.67%) HTML5
5 5 (2.22%) CSS3
5 5 (2.22%) Web Services
5 5 (2.22%) XML
6 3 (1.33%) EDI
6 3 (1.33%) Node.js
6 3 (1.33%) ODBC
7 2 (0.89%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.89%) RESTful
7 2 (0.89%) Spring
7 2 (0.89%) XML Messaging
7 2 (0.89%) XSD
7 2 (0.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.44%) Digital Media
2 10 (4.44%) Data Integration
3 9 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.22%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.78%) User Experience
8 3 (1.33%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.89%) Replication
10 1 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.44%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.44%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.44%) IVR
10 1 (0.44%) PKI
10 1 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.00%) Windows
2 7 (3.11%) Windows Server
2 7 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Linux
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.67%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (16.89%) Migration
3 31 (13.78%) ERP
4 26 (11.56%) Project Management
5 24 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (9.78%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (8.44%) Web Development
8 18 (8.00%) Workflow
9 14 (6.22%) Records Management
10 13 (5.78%) Data Migration
11 12 (5.33%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (5.33%) ITIL
12 10 (4.44%) Business Development
12 10 (4.44%) System Testing
13 8 (3.56%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.56%) Change Management
13 8 (3.56%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (3.56%) ITIL V3
13 8 (3.56%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.89%) JavaScript
2 42 (18.67%) C#
3 36 (16.00%) SQL
4 22 (9.78%) Java
5 18 (8.00%) PHP
6 9 (4.00%) C++
7 4 (1.78%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.44%) R
9 1 (0.44%) SOQL
9 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (6.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.67%) Degree
5 4 (1.78%) ISEB
6 3 (1.33%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.00%) QA
2 6 (2.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.78%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.78%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (43.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.56%) SAP
4 6 (2.67%) Tableau
5 5 (2.22%) Oracle
5 5 (2.22%) Sun
6 4 (1.78%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.33%) Cisco
7 3 (1.33%) Citrix
7 3 (1.33%) Civica
7 3 (1.33%) ForgeRock
7 3 (1.33%) Micro Focus
8 2 (0.89%) Capita
8 2 (0.89%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.89%) VMware
9 1 (0.44%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.44%) Ektron
9 1 (0.44%) Isilon
9 1 (0.44%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.44%) Pega
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