The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 28 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 67 73 47
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Contract jobs citing CRM 66 38 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.39% 1.54% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.17% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 42
Average daily rate
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£338 £373 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
- -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.25 - £12.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £37.80 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-53.70% +51.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2081 1750 1721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.48% 70.99% 65.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 878 822
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 61
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £17.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £34.20 £40.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
CRM
UK

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
Glasgow +26 41 £300 -7.69% 11
Edinburgh -30 13 £338 -6.89% 4
Stirling - 2 £345 - 1
Aberdeen +5 1 - - 2
Dundee - 1 £325 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £282 - 2
Fife - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Grampian - - - -
CRM
UK

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 39 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (21.97%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.21%) HTML
5 27 (20.45%) Finance
6 26 (19.70%) C#
7 22 (16.67%) .NET
8 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
9 18 (13.64%) SQL
9 18 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
10 17 (12.88%) Security Cleared
10 17 (12.88%) UML
10 17 (12.88%) Oracle
10 17 (12.88%) CSS
11 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
12 15 (11.36%) Content Management
12 15 (11.36%) VB
12 15 (11.36%) Migration
13 14 (10.61%) JSP
13 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET
13 14 (10.61%) ERP
13 14 (10.61%) ISTQB
14 13 (9.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 13 (9.85%) QA
14 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (9.85%) SharePoint
14 13 (9.85%) HP
14 13 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
15 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (9.09%) BPMN

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (9.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.79%) CMS
3 4 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.76%) WorkSite
Applications
1 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.55%) MS Office
4 2 (1.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 39 (29.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (13.64%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.76%) Agresso
5 1 (0.76%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) SAN
2 2 (1.52%) H.323
2 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.52%) Wireless
2 2 (1.52%) VoIP
2 2 (1.52%) DHCP
2 2 (1.52%) VPN
2 2 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.27%) MySQL
3 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.52%) QlikView
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.76%) Star Schema
5 1 (0.76%) OLAP
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (7.58%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.52%) JUnit
General
1 27 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Advertising
3 4 (3.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (24.24%) Analyst
2 29 (21.97%) Developer
3 21 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 15 (11.36%) Change Manager
4 15 (11.36%) Business Manager
5 14 (10.61%) Business Change Manager
5 14 (10.61%) CRM Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Project Manager
7 10 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 7 (5.30%) Consultant
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
9 6 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.79%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 4 (3.03%) Genesys Consultant
11 4 (3.03%) Portal Developer
11 4 (3.03%) CRM Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) Tester
11 4 (3.03%) CRM Business Analyst
11 4 (3.03%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (21.21%) HTML
2 22 (16.67%) .NET
3 17 (12.88%) CSS
4 14 (10.61%) JSP
4 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET
5 11 (8.33%) XML
5 11 (8.33%) jQuery
6 8 (6.06%) Web Services
7 4 (3.03%) SOAP
7 4 (3.03%) J2EE
7 4 (3.03%) RESTful
7 4 (3.03%) Visualforce
7 4 (3.03%) Ajax
8 2 (1.52%) WSDL
8 2 (1.52%) Spring
9 1 (0.76%) JSON
9 1 (0.76%) MDX
9 1 (0.76%) WCF
9 1 (0.76%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.06%) IVR
2 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.27%) E-Learning
2 3 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.03%) Windows
2 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.88%) UML
2 15 (11.36%) Migration
2 15 (11.36%) Content Management
3 14 (10.61%) ERP
4 13 (9.85%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.09%) BPMN
6 11 (8.33%) Use Case
6 11 (8.33%) Workflow
6 11 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.33%) Process Management
7 10 (7.58%) Project Management
7 10 (7.58%) Test Automation
7 10 (7.58%) User Stories
8 9 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 9 (6.82%) Document Management
9 8 (6.06%) Change Management
10 6 (4.55%) Test Scripting
10 6 (4.55%) Business Transformation
11 5 (3.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (21.97%) JavaScript
2 26 (19.70%) C#
3 18 (13.64%) SQL
4 15 (11.36%) VB
5 9 (6.82%) Java
6 4 (3.03%) Apex Code
7 3 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.27%) PHP
7 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.88%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.12%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.61%) ISTQB
4 13 (9.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 10 (7.58%) DV Cleared
6 5 (3.79%) Degree
7 4 (3.03%) ISEB
8 3 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.76%) HND
9 1 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.85%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.52%) vSphere
2 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.88%) Oracle
3 13 (9.85%) HP
3 13 (9.85%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (8.33%) Genesys
5 4 (3.03%) IBM
6 3 (2.27%) VMware
7 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.76%) Siebel
8 1 (0.76%) Citrix
8 1 (0.76%) Teradata
8 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.76%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (0.76%) Informatica
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Computer Futures
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Perth & Kinross
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Perth & Kinross
DP Connect
Posted: 9 days ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £275 - £400 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £325.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago