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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 54 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing CRM 113 85 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.91% 2.74% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.76% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 27 40
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£450 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £512 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
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
2963 2258 1759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.33% 72.77% 71.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1622 1187 865
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 124 86
Average hourly rate £38.00 £25.25 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.49% -10.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.49 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -19 41 £338 -15.62% 46
Lancashire +31 31 £470 +25.33% 14
Cheshire +6 24 £450 +5.88% 20
Merseyside -17 6 £494 +107.89% 5
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 78 (36.97%) Finance
2 68 (32.23%) SQL
3 58 (27.49%) Oracle
4 44 (20.85%) Security Cleared
5 43 (20.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 40 (18.96%) Oracle EBS
6 40 (18.96%) SC Cleared
6 40 (18.96%) Oracle EBS R12
7 39 (18.48%) Microsoft
8 35 (16.59%) Migration
9 25 (11.85%) Workflow
10 23 (10.90%) Local Government
11 22 (10.43%) .NET
11 22 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE
13 18 (8.53%) SAP
13 18 (8.53%) JavaScript
14 17 (8.06%) C#
14 17 (8.06%) SQL Server
14 17 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 16 (7.58%) Service Delivery
16 15 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (6.64%) SharePoint
17 14 (6.64%) Business Analysis
17 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (6.16%) Retail
19 12 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 12 (5.69%) UNIX
19 12 (5.69%) PL/SQL
19 12 (5.69%) Oracle General Ledger

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) SAS
2 6 (2.84%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (1.90%) Oracle Self-Service HR
4 3 (1.42%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.95%) NetWeaver
5 2 (0.95%) IIS
5 2 (0.95%) Node.js
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.95%) SugarCRM
5 2 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) MS Office
3 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 43 (20.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (18.96%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (18.96%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (5.69%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (3.79%) Oracle Payroll
5 7 (3.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (3.32%) Oracle CRM
6 6 (2.84%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (2.84%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle Assets
7 5 (2.37%) Oracle 11i
8 4 (1.90%) SAP CRM
9 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
9 3 (1.42%) Oracle iProcurement
9 3 (1.42%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.95%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.95%) IaaS
3 2 (0.95%) Veeva
4 1 (0.47%) Responsys
4 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) NGN
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 17 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 15 (7.11%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (4.27%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (3.79%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.37%) MS Access
9 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.90%) Big Data
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 3 (1.42%) Data Mining
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle Discoverer
11 2 (0.95%) DTS
11 2 (0.95%) DB2
11 2 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.95%) QlikView
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.47%) JIRA
4 1 (0.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.47%) LSMW
General
1 78 (36.97%) Finance
2 23 (10.90%) Local Government
3 13 (6.16%) Retail
4 10 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.74%) Marketing
5 8 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.37%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Publishing
7 2 (0.95%) Law
7 2 (0.95%) Billing
7 2 (0.95%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (23.70%) Consultant
2 48 (22.75%) Developer
3 33 (15.64%) Architect
4 31 (14.69%) Oracle Consultant
5 30 (14.22%) Analyst
6 19 (9.00%) Business Analyst
7 17 (8.06%) CRM Developer
8 15 (7.11%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.64%) Functional Consultant
9 14 (6.64%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 12 (5.69%) CRM Consultant
10 12 (5.69%) Payroll Consultant
11 11 (5.21%) Technical Architect
12 10 (4.74%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
12 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Developer
12 10 (4.74%) Oracle Developer
13 8 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (3.79%) Oracle Functional Consultant
14 7 (3.32%) Oracle CRM Consultant
14 7 (3.32%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.43%) .NET
2 11 (5.21%) HTML
3 9 (4.27%) XML
3 9 (4.27%) Middleware
4 8 (3.79%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.79%) CSS
5 6 (2.84%) Web Services
6 5 (2.37%) jQuery
6 5 (2.37%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.37%) WCF
7 4 (1.90%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (1.90%) Entity Framework
8 3 (1.42%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.42%) JSON
9 2 (0.95%) DHTML
9 2 (0.95%) SAP Basis
9 2 (0.95%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.95%) CSS3
9 2 (0.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.21%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.79%) Open Source
4 5 (2.37%) Life Science
5 4 (1.90%) FMCG
6 3 (1.42%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.42%) Statistics
6 3 (1.42%) SCORM
6 3 (1.42%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.95%) GIS
7 2 (0.95%) NHS
7 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.47%) Human Factors
8 1 (0.47%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.47%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.69%) UNIX
2 7 (3.32%) VME
2 7 (3.32%) MVS
3 2 (0.95%) AIX
4 1 (0.47%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.59%) Migration
2 25 (11.85%) Workflow
3 22 (10.43%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (7.58%) Service Delivery
6 14 (6.64%) Business Analysis
7 11 (5.21%) Change Control
7 11 (5.21%) Data Migration
7 11 (5.21%) Test Scripting
8 10 (4.74%) Validation
8 10 (4.74%) PRINCE2
8 10 (4.74%) ERP
8 10 (4.74%) SOA
8 10 (4.74%) ITIL
9 8 (3.79%) EAM
9 8 (3.79%) Data Analysis
9 8 (3.79%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (3.32%) Change Management
10 7 (3.32%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 68 (32.23%) SQL
2 18 (8.53%) JavaScript
3 17 (8.06%) C#
4 12 (5.69%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.27%) Java
6 8 (3.79%) C
6 8 (3.79%) Scala
7 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.37%) ABAP
9 3 (1.42%) VB
10 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.95%) VBA
10 2 (0.95%) Ruby
10 2 (0.95%) R
11 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.47%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.47%) VB6
11 1 (0.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 44 (20.85%) Security Cleared
2 40 (18.96%) SC Cleared
3 7 (3.32%) Degree
4 5 (2.37%) ISEB
5 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) CITP
6 1 (0.47%) APMP
6 1 (0.47%) MBA
6 1 (0.47%) HNC
6 1 (0.47%) HND
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) SLA
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.95%) StatsD
2 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (27.49%) Oracle
2 39 (18.48%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.53%) SAP
4 7 (3.32%) Pega
4 7 (3.32%) Siebel
5 6 (2.84%) Cognos
6 5 (2.37%) Informatica
7 3 (1.42%) Teradata
7 3 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.42%) Citrix
7 3 (1.42%) HP
8 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.95%) IBM
8 2 (0.95%) Tableau
8 2 (0.95%) Apigee
8 2 (0.95%) Mashery
9 1 (0.47%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.47%) Verint
9 1 (0.47%) Google
9 1 (0.47%) Coremetrics
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