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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 47 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Contract jobs citing CRM 97 84 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.08% 3.09% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 4.22% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 38 23
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£425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £297 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £548 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £44.90 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.25% +69.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
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
2316 1990 1778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.62% 73.13% 66.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1021 939
Average daily rate £375 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 102 86
Average hourly rate £25.00 £31.56 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% +40.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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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 -20 40 £438 +20.68% 44
Cheshire +26 30 £325 -13.33% 15
Merseyside -5 8 £400 - 5
Lancashire -10 8 £550 - 2
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 68 (35.98%) Oracle
2 60 (31.75%) Finance
3 57 (30.16%) SQL
4 48 (25.40%) Security Cleared
5 44 (23.28%) SC Cleared
6 42 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
7 40 (21.16%) Oracle EBS
8 29 (15.34%) SAP
9 27 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
10 24 (12.70%) Oracle BI EE
11 22 (11.64%) Microsoft
12 20 (10.58%) Migration
13 19 (10.05%) Siebel
13 19 (10.05%) ERP
14 18 (9.52%) SQL Server
14 18 (9.52%) Local Government
15 15 (7.94%) SAP BW
16 14 (7.41%) NetWeaver
16 14 (7.41%) .NET
16 14 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (6.88%) ITIL
17 13 (6.88%) DB2
17 13 (6.88%) Project Management
18 12 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 12 (6.35%) Workflow
18 12 (6.35%) E-business
18 12 (6.35%) PL/SQL
18 12 (6.35%) SAP ERP
19 11 (5.82%) Pega
19 11 (5.82%) Linux

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (7.41%) NetWeaver
2 10 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.29%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.12%) SAS
4 3 (1.59%) CMS
4 3 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.06%) IIS
6 1 (0.53%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.06%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 40 (21.16%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (6.35%) SAP ERP
5 9 (4.76%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 8 (4.23%) Oracle General Ledger
6 8 (4.23%) Oracle Payroll
7 7 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (3.17%) SAP CRM
8 6 (3.17%) Oracle CRM
8 6 (3.17%) Oracle iProcurement
9 5 (2.65%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (2.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (1.59%) Agresso
11 3 (1.59%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
12 2 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.59%) Office 365
3 2 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.53%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.17%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) OSPF
2 1 (0.53%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.53%) TACACS
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.53%) FWSM
2 1 (0.53%) HSRP
2 1 (0.53%) VoIP
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 18 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.94%) SAP BW
4 13 (6.88%) DB2
5 10 (5.29%) Oracle Reports
6 9 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.23%) RDBMS
7 8 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.12%) MS Access
10 3 (1.59%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
10 3 (1.59%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (2.12%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.59%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 60 (31.75%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Local Government
3 9 (4.76%) Retail
4 8 (4.23%) Marketing
5 6 (3.17%) Banking
5 6 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.12%) Billing
8 2 (1.06%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.53%) Back Office
9 1 (0.53%) Law
Job Titles
1 50 (26.46%) Consultant
2 33 (17.46%) Oracle Consultant
3 32 (16.93%) Analyst
4 30 (15.87%) Developer
5 29 (15.34%) Architect
6 15 (7.94%) Functional Consultant
7 13 (6.88%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.88%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 13 (6.88%) Payroll Consultant
8 12 (6.35%) Oracle HR Consultant
8 12 (6.35%) Project Manager
9 11 (5.82%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (5.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 10 (5.29%) CRM Consultant
11 8 (4.23%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
13 6 (3.17%) Designer
13 6 (3.17%) Senior Architect
13 6 (3.17%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.41%) .NET
2 10 (5.29%) SAP Basis
3 9 (4.76%) XML
4 7 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.70%) HTML
5 5 (2.65%) CSS
6 3 (1.59%) Classic ASP
6 3 (1.59%) JSON
7 2 (1.06%) WCF
7 2 (1.06%) CSS3
7 2 (1.06%) HTML5
7 2 (1.06%) Web Services
8 1 (0.53%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (0.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.53%) jQuery
8 1 (0.53%) Mason
8 1 (0.53%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.82%) Client/Server
2 6 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.12%) SCORM
4 4 (2.12%) Life Science
5 3 (1.59%) Statistics
6 2 (1.06%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.06%) NHS
6 2 (1.06%) GIS
7 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.53%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.53%) EMV
7 1 (0.53%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.53%) EFT
7 1 (0.53%) EFTPOS
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.82%) Linux
2 3 (1.59%) UNIX
3 2 (1.06%) Windows
4 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (10.58%) Migration
2 19 (10.05%) ERP
3 14 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (6.88%) Project Management
4 13 (6.88%) ITIL
5 12 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (6.35%) E-business
5 12 (6.35%) Workflow
6 11 (5.82%) TOGAF
6 11 (5.82%) EAM
7 9 (4.76%) SOA
7 9 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.23%) ETL
9 7 (3.70%) Change Management
9 7 (3.70%) Identity Management
9 7 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (3.70%) Business Analysis
9 7 (3.70%) Test Scripting
10 6 (3.17%) Data Migration
11 5 (2.65%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (30.16%) SQL
2 12 (6.35%) PL/SQL
3 10 (5.29%) C#
4 6 (3.17%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.12%) VB.NET
6 3 (1.59%) C
6 3 (1.59%) VBScript
6 3 (1.59%) VB
7 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.53%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.53%) VBA
8 1 (0.53%) VB6
8 1 (0.53%) Ruby
8 1 (0.53%) X++
8 1 (0.53%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 48 (25.40%) Security Cleared
2 44 (23.28%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.17%) CCNP
3 6 (3.17%) CCNA
3 6 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.12%) ISEB
6 3 (1.59%) Degree
7 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.53%) MCSD
8 1 (0.53%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.65%) SLA
2 4 (2.12%) QA
3 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.53%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (35.98%) Oracle
2 29 (15.34%) SAP
3 22 (11.64%) Microsoft
4 19 (10.05%) Siebel
5 11 (5.82%) Red Hat
5 11 (5.82%) Pega
6 10 (5.29%) Informatica
7 6 (3.17%) Cisco
8 5 (2.65%) Nortel
8 5 (2.65%) Avaya
8 5 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.59%) Lagan
10 2 (1.06%) HP
11 1 (0.53%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.53%) VMware
11 1 (0.53%) IBM
11 1 (0.53%) Adobe
11 1 (0.53%) Sun
11 1 (0.53%) Cognos
11 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
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