The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 31 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing CRM 128 120 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.78% 5.09% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.49% 7.12% 6.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 35
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £473 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
CRM
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1972 1685 1240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.58% 71.49% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1188 884 584
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 98 86
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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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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 +11 59 £420 +12.00% 26
Coventry -12 17 £328 -22.94% 4
Staffordshire -1 12 £450 +38.46% 6
Warwickshire -9 8 £399 +17.36% 11
Solihull +12 7 £358 +6.71% 1
Shropshire - 5 £400 -
Worcestershire +3 2 £350 - 2
Wolverhampton +1 1 £525 +50.00%
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 98 (46.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 92 (43.19%) Microsoft
3 44 (20.66%) SharePoint
4 41 (19.25%) .NET
5 35 (16.43%) SQL Server
6 31 (14.55%) SAP
7 30 (14.08%) MS Excel
7 30 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (13.62%) Project Management
9 26 (12.21%) SQL
10 25 (11.74%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (11.27%) C#
12 23 (10.80%) PRINCE2
12 23 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (10.33%) JavaScript
13 22 (10.33%) Finance
14 21 (9.86%) Migration
14 21 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
16 18 (8.45%) Advertising
17 16 (7.51%) HTML
17 16 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (7.04%) SAP CRM
19 14 (6.57%) ERP
19 14 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 13 (6.10%) Data Migration
20 13 (6.10%) Windows
20 13 (6.10%) CSS

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 44 (20.66%) SharePoint
2 25 (11.74%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.29%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (2.35%) SAS
4 5 (2.35%) CMS
5 4 (1.88%) IIS
5 4 (1.88%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.41%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.47%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.47%) Apache
8 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.94%) MS Office
4 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 98 (46.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (8.45%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (7.04%) SAP CRM
4 5 (2.35%) SAP SD
5 4 (1.88%) SAP ERP
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.88%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.41%) Maximo
7 2 (0.94%) Line 500
7 2 (0.94%) Exstream
8 1 (0.47%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.47%) SAP xRPM
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.47%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.47%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.47%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.88%) Cisco ICM
1 4 (1.88%) H.323
2 2 (0.94%) MPLS
3 1 (0.47%) Network Security
3 1 (0.47%) Intranet
3 1 (0.47%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (10.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (8.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (6.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.82%) Big Data
7 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.88%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.94%) MySQL
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.47%) EDMS
11 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.47%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.47%) LSMW
4 1 (0.47%) MorphX
General
1 22 (10.33%) Finance
2 18 (8.45%) Advertising
3 9 (4.23%) Retail
3 9 (4.23%) Local Government
4 8 (3.76%) Marketing
4 8 (3.76%) Automotive
5 5 (2.35%) Law
6 2 (0.94%) Billing
6 2 (0.94%) Legal
6 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (23.94%) Developer
2 39 (18.31%) Architect
3 34 (15.96%) Analyst
4 29 (13.62%) Project Manager
5 22 (10.33%) Consultant
6 17 (7.98%) CRM Developer
7 14 (6.57%) Business Analyst
8 13 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 11 (5.16%) Technical Architect
10 11 (5.16%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.69%) CRM Consultant
12 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.76%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.76%) Senior Manager
12 8 (3.76%) CRM Architect
13 7 (3.29%) Implementation Analyst
14 6 (2.82%) SAP Consultant
14 6 (2.82%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.25%) .NET
2 16 (7.51%) HTML
3 13 (6.10%) CSS
4 10 (4.69%) Web Services
5 9 (4.23%) ASP.NET
6 7 (3.29%) jQuery
7 5 (2.35%) XML
8 4 (1.88%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.88%) EDI
8 4 (1.88%) VXML
8 4 (1.88%) HTML5
9 3 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.41%) CSS3
9 3 (1.41%) Middleware
10 2 (0.94%) WCF
10 2 (0.94%) Silverlight
10 2 (0.94%) WSDL
10 2 (0.94%) SOAP
10 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (0.94%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.23%) Replication
2 7 (3.29%) Open Source
3 6 (2.82%) NHS
3 6 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.88%) User Experience
6 3 (1.41%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.94%) FMCG
8 1 (0.47%) iPad
8 1 (0.47%) New Media
8 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.47%) PMI
8 1 (0.47%) IVR
8 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.47%) Windows 8
2 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.47%) Linux
2 1 (0.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (13.62%) Project Management
3 23 (10.80%) PRINCE2
4 21 (9.86%) Migration
4 21 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (6.57%) ERP
7 13 (6.10%) Data Migration
7 13 (6.10%) Content Management
8 12 (5.63%) TOGAF
8 12 (5.63%) PRINCE
9 10 (4.69%) Information Security
9 10 (4.69%) Scrum
9 10 (4.69%) Workflow
9 10 (4.69%) ITIL
10 9 (4.23%) Validation
10 9 (4.23%) MVC
11 8 (3.76%) Transition Management
12 7 (3.29%) System Testing
12 7 (3.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.21%) SQL
2 24 (11.27%) C#
3 22 (10.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.35%) T-SQL
5 4 (1.88%) ABAP
6 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.94%) C
7 2 (0.94%) Java
8 1 (0.47%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.47%) Python
8 1 (0.47%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (2.82%) Degree
3 4 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.88%) ISEB
4 3 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.41%) CCNP
4 3 (1.41%) CCIP
4 3 (1.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (5.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (1.88%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (1.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (0.94%) SCCM
3 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.47%) Kibana
Vendors
1 92 (43.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.55%) SAP
3 9 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.29%) JD Edwards
4 7 (3.29%) Sage
4 7 (3.29%) Cisco
5 6 (2.82%) Oracle
6 4 (1.88%) Aprimo
6 4 (1.88%) Teradata
6 4 (1.88%) Verint
7 3 (1.41%) SolarWinds
8 2 (0.94%) HP
8 2 (0.94%) Juniper
8 2 (0.94%) Informatica
8 2 (0.94%) Business Objects
8 2 (0.94%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.47%) Tableau
9 1 (0.47%) EMC
9 1 (0.47%) IBM
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