The first table below looks at the demand for SugarCRM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SugarCRM over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Application Platforms category.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SugarCRM
Rank 595 548 581
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +33
Contract jobs citing SugarCRM 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.008% 0.018%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.082% 0.047% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate £275 £350 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +44.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £410 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 - £235
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9768 8438 9919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.99% 17.36% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5956 4773 5359
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 313 416 450
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.11 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £39.53 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%

SugarCRM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SugarCRM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SugarCRM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SugarCRM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SugarCRM within the UK.

SugarCRM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SugarCRM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SugarCRM within the UK.

SugarCRM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SugarCRM
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SugarCRM within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -32 8 £275 -21.42% 4
West Yorkshire - 4 £263 -
Yorkshire - 4 £263 - 2
Leeds - 4 £263 -
London -38 2 £375 +7.14% 2
Manchester - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £325 -
South East - 1 £255 -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Sheffield - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -

SugarCRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SugarCRM 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 SugarCRM.

1 20 (86.96%) PHP
2 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 11 (47.83%) OO
3 10 (43.48%) CRM
3 10 (43.48%) Zend
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) OO PHP
5 7 (30.43%) Data Integration
5 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 7 (30.43%) OOP
5 7 (30.43%) TDD
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
6 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 5 (21.74%) LAMP
7 5 (21.74%) CSS
7 5 (21.74%) SQL
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Marketing
8 4 (17.39%) HTML5
9 3 (13.04%) Magento
9 3 (13.04%) Yii
9 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (13.04%) Moodle
9 3 (13.04%) Data Quality

SugarCRM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing SugarCRM 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 SugarCRM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (13.04%) Moodle
2 3 (13.04%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Drupal
3 2 (8.70%) Joomla!
3 2 (8.70%) ExpressionEngine
4 1 (4.35%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Zend Developer
5 3 (13.04%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) CRM Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Talend Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) LAMP
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) Yii
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) CSS3
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
5 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (4.35%) Symfony
5 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
5 1 (4.35%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.35%) Ajax
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) OO
2 10 (43.48%) CRM
3 8 (34.78%) OO PHP
4 7 (30.43%) OOP
4 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) MVC
7 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
8 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
10 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 3 (13.04%) PHP5
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Zend
2 3 (13.04%) Talend
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau