The table below looks at the statistics for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 23 8 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing CRM 8 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.06% 14.29% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.67% 18.87% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%
CRM
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
141 106 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 71.57% 75.71% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 66 97
Average daily rate £438 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £210 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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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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
Ipswich -4 3 £375 - 3
Bury St Edmunds -1 2 £60 -84.76% 1
Lowestoft - - - -
CRM
East of England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 26 (83.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (77.42%) C#
3 23 (74.19%) .NET
4 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
5 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) WCF
6 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
7 9 (29.03%) Advertising
8 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 8 (25.81%) Web Services
9 7 (22.58%) XML
9 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
9 7 (22.58%) SOAP
9 7 (22.58%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) TDD
10 6 (19.35%) Workflow
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (16.13%) MCITP
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (16.13%) HTML
11 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
11 5 (16.13%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (16.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) MVVM
12 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
1 7 (22.58%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (83.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP PP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) CRM Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 8 (25.81%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Developer
6 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Junior SAP Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) SAP Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) SAP Consultant
9 1 (3.23%) Junior Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) WCF
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET
4 8 (25.81%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) XML
5 7 (22.58%) SOAP
6 5 (16.13%) HTML
6 5 (16.13%) Reactive Extensions
6 5 (16.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.23%) jQuery
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (19.35%) TDD
2 6 (19.35%) Workflow
3 5 (16.13%) MVVM
4 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) MVC
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Integration Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C#
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCITP
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) SAP