The first table below looks at the demand for SAP 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 SAP CRM over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category for the North West region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 121 125 132
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing SAP CRM 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.11% 0.18%
As % of the Business Applications category 2.76% 1.22% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£340 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £488 £513
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Business Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
290 246 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.56% 9.21% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 106 162
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £438
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Average hourly rate £51.00 £50.00 £45.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +10.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £43.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £50.00 £46.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -11.53%
SAP CRM
England

SAP CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SAP CRM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

SAP CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SAP 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 SAP CRM across the North West region.

SAP CRM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

SAP CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SAP CRM across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SAP CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

SAP 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 SAP CRM across the North West region.

SAP CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

SAP 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 SAP CRM within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 -5 1 £550 -
Merseyside - - - -
SAP CRM
England

SAP CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP 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 SAP CRM.

1 20 (100.00%) SAP
1 20 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) B2B
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (20.00%) ABAP
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) DB2
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) NetWeaver
3 3 (15.00%) SAP BSP
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) SUSE
4 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (10.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Integration

SAP CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing SAP 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 SAP CRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) NetWeaver
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (5.00%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) FTP
2 1 (5.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) MS Access
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Consultant
1 6 (30.00%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Manager
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Basis Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) CRM Manager
4 3 (15.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SAP CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) ABAP Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Basis
2 3 (15.00%) SAP BSP
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 2 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) HPUX
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) SUSE
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) CRM
2 4 (20.00%) B2B
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) ABAP
2 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) VB
3 2 (10.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) SAP
2 4 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle