The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 15 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing CRM 18 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.44% 1.51% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.23% 2.03% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
Average daily rate
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£340 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £38.15 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-47.81% +114.92%
CRM
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 148 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 72.73% 74.37% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 90 94
Average daily rate £350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £27.50 £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CRM across the Oxford region.

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CRM across the Oxford region.

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 20 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (37.50%) .NET
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (28.13%) C#
4 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.63%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (12.50%) Migration
10 3 (9.38%) Workflow
10 3 (9.38%) Service Management
10 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (9.38%) SQL
10 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
10 3 (9.38%) HTML
10 3 (9.38%) Marketing
10 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
11 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.38%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Consultant
4 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (12.50%) CRM Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Migration Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (6.25%) Software Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Tester
8 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 1 (3.13%) CRM Programme Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
9 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) WF
4 2 (6.25%) DHTML
4 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 5 (15.63%) Business Process Mapping
5 4 (12.50%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (9.38%) Workflow
6 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) ERP
7 2 (6.25%) ETL
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Contact Management
7 2 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.13%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.13%) SAP