The first table below looks at the demand for CRM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 31 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 West Midlands 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 29 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing CRM 120 79 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.89% 3.98% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 5.96% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 32 29
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £253 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £36.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-49.18% +47.60%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1784 1326 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.67% 66.73% 69.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 671 740
Average daily rate £370 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 58 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
CRM
England

CRM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CRM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CRM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CRM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CRM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CRM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CRM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

CRM
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CRM Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CRM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
Birmingham -4 30 £468 +20.64% 17
Coventry +3 24 £420 +20.86% 4
Warwickshire +10 20 £338 -19.64% 3
Shropshire 0 2 £528 -
Staffordshire -4 2 £400 -5.88% 4
Worcestershire -7 2 £348 -8.55%
Solihull +1 1 £450 - 3
Dudley - 1 £325 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £325 - 1
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - - 1
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 97 (39.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (34.15%) Microsoft
3 63 (25.61%) SAP
4 54 (21.95%) .NET
5 45 (18.29%) SharePoint
6 34 (13.82%) SQL
7 32 (13.01%) SAP CRM
7 32 (13.01%) Web Services
8 31 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (11.38%) SQL Server
9 28 (11.38%) Marketing
10 27 (10.98%) C#
10 27 (10.98%) PRINCE2
10 27 (10.98%) Finance
11 23 (9.35%) ERP
12 21 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
13 20 (8.13%) Data Modelling
13 20 (8.13%) JavaScript
14 17 (6.91%) PHP
14 17 (6.91%) Project Management
14 17 (6.91%) Data Analysis
15 16 (6.50%) Enterprise Architecture
15 16 (6.50%) QA
15 16 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (6.50%) Advertising
15 16 (6.50%) Oracle
15 16 (6.50%) MS Excel
16 15 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
16 15 (6.10%) Java
16 15 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 45 (18.29%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.10%) Drupal
3 12 (4.88%) Alfresco
4 9 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.63%) CMS
6 3 (1.22%) IIS
6 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.81%) Moodle
7 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.81%) NetWeaver
7 2 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.41%) WordPress
8 1 (0.41%) Apache
8 1 (0.41%) Node.js
8 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.85%) Casewise Modeler
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) InDesign
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 97 (39.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (13.01%) SAP CRM
3 9 (3.66%) SAP IS-U
4 8 (3.25%) Magento
5 7 (2.85%) Oracle CRM
6 5 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.81%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.81%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.41%) SAP FI-CA
9 1 (0.41%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) SaaS
1 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.63%) RTP
2 2 (0.81%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.41%) CTI
3 1 (0.41%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
3 1 (0.41%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (4.07%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.66%) RDBMS
4 9 (3.66%) SAP BW
5 7 (2.85%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (2.03%) SAP BI
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.81%) QlikView
9 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 2 (0.81%) MySQL
9 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.81%) Big Data
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.41%) Subversion
1 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (11.38%) Marketing
2 27 (10.98%) Finance
3 16 (6.50%) Advertising
4 14 (5.69%) Billing
5 11 (4.47%) Automotive
6 7 (2.85%) Retail
7 6 (2.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Law
8 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 55 (22.36%) Developer
2 47 (19.11%) Architect
3 44 (17.89%) Consultant
4 33 (13.41%) Analyst
5 31 (12.60%) Project Manager
6 28 (11.38%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (10.98%) CRM Consultant
8 26 (10.57%) CRM Developer
9 22 (8.94%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 22 (8.94%) Microsoft Consultant
9 22 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 22 (8.94%) Business Analyst
10 19 (7.72%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 13 (5.28%) SAP Consultant
12 12 (4.88%) CRM Manager
12 12 (4.88%) CRM Architect
13 10 (4.07%) Microsoft Developer
14 8 (3.25%) CRM Project Manager
15 7 (2.85%) Programme Manager
15 7 (2.85%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (21.95%) .NET
2 32 (13.01%) Web Services
3 9 (3.66%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.25%) J2EE
4 8 (3.25%) Silverlight
4 8 (3.25%) CSS
4 8 (3.25%) HTML
5 7 (2.85%) WCF
6 5 (2.03%) jQuery
7 4 (1.63%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.22%) Mason
9 2 (0.81%) XML
9 2 (0.81%) WPF
9 2 (0.81%) .NET Remoting
9 2 (0.81%) SOAP
10 1 (0.41%) Middleware
10 1 (0.41%) Web Dynpro
10 1 (0.41%) BAPI
10 1 (0.41%) COM
10 1 (0.41%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.66%) GIS
1 9 (3.66%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (2.44%) iPad
3 5 (2.03%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.22%) Open Source
4 3 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.81%) PMI
5 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.81%) Clustering
6 1 (0.41%) Economics
6 1 (0.41%) FMCG
6 1 (0.41%) EPoS
6 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.88%) Windows
2 7 (2.85%) VMS
2 7 (2.85%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.41%) Android
5 1 (0.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.60%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (10.98%) PRINCE2
3 23 (9.35%) ERP
4 21 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (8.13%) Data Modelling
6 17 (6.91%) Project Management
6 17 (6.91%) Data Analysis
7 16 (6.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (6.50%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (4.88%) Migration
8 12 (4.88%) Workflow
8 12 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 12 (4.88%) Business Analysis
9 11 (4.47%) Waterfall
10 9 (3.66%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (3.66%) SOA
10 9 (3.66%) EAI
11 8 (3.25%) Programme Management
12 7 (2.85%) System Testing
12 7 (2.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.82%) SQL
2 27 (10.98%) C#
3 20 (8.13%) JavaScript
4 17 (6.91%) PHP
5 15 (6.10%) Java
6 12 (4.88%) ABAP
7 11 (4.47%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.41%) Python
10 1 (0.41%) VB6
10 1 (0.41%) VB
10 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.63%) ISEB
3 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.22%) Degree
4 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.41%) MCITP
6 1 (0.41%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) SCCM
1 2 (0.81%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 84 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.61%) SAP
3 16 (6.50%) Oracle
4 12 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (4.07%) JD Edwards
6 7 (2.85%) Casewise
7 3 (1.22%) Citrix
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco
8 2 (0.81%) IBM
8 2 (0.81%) VMware
8 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.81%) Nimsoft
8 2 (0.81%) Spiceworks
8 2 (0.81%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.41%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (0.41%) Verint
9 1 (0.41%) Marketo
9 1 (0.41%) HubSpot
9 1 (0.41%) KANA
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Rate: £475 - £550 per day
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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West Midlands
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Hyphen
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Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Warwickshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £900.00 - £1000.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank
Rate: £190 - £250 per day
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