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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 37 35 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing CRM 104 85 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.02% 4.08% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 6.13% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 36
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £25.25 £23.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.78% +39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.45 £23.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £34.84 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £39.75 £20.33
% change year-on-year
-49.91% +95.49%
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
1817 1387 1529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.32% 66.65% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 723 788
Average daily rate £375 £357 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 58 69
Average hourly rate £29.88 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -2 44 £394 +5.00% 21
Coventry -2 15 £400 +6.66% 4
Warwickshire +1 13 £325 -22.61% 4
Solihull +4 5 £338 - 4
Shropshire -2 1 £528 -
Staffordshire - - - - 6
Worcestershire - - - -
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Dudley - - - -
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 108 (48.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 83 (36.89%) Microsoft
3 51 (22.67%) .NET
4 47 (20.89%) SAP
5 43 (19.11%) SharePoint
6 40 (17.78%) Web Services
7 32 (14.22%) Marketing
8 30 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 29 (12.89%) JavaScript
9 29 (12.89%) SQL
10 27 (12.00%) C#
11 26 (11.56%) SAP CRM
12 25 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (9.78%) Finance
14 21 (9.33%) PRINCE2
14 21 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (8.44%) E-Commerce
15 19 (8.44%) ERP
15 19 (8.44%) Advertising
16 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (7.56%) Silverlight
17 16 (7.11%) QA
17 16 (7.11%) Project Management
17 16 (7.11%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (7.11%) MS Excel
17 16 (7.11%) Java
18 15 (6.67%) Windows
18 15 (6.67%) Oracle
19 14 (6.22%) iPad

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 43 (19.11%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.89%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (4.00%) Drupal
4 7 (3.11%) IIS
5 6 (2.67%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.89%) CMS
8 2 (0.89%) Moodle
8 2 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.44%) Node.js
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
9 1 (0.44%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.44%) Apache
9 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.33%) Casewise Modeler
3 2 (0.89%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.44%) InDesign
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 108 (48.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (11.56%) SAP CRM
3 7 (3.11%) Magento
4 6 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle CRM
5 5 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.89%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.89%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.44%) Sage 300 ERP
8 1 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.44%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.44%) SAP FI-CA
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.44%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.33%) Force.com
2 1 (0.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.78%) RTP
2 2 (0.89%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.89%) 4G
3 1 (0.44%) LTE
3 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.44%) Wireless
3 1 (0.44%) 3G
3 1 (0.44%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) CTI
3 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.44%) SAN
3 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (3.56%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.22%) SAP BW
7 4 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.78%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
8 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.89%) MySQL
9 2 (0.89%) SAP BI
9 2 (0.89%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 32 (14.22%) Marketing
2 22 (9.78%) Finance
3 19 (8.44%) Advertising
4 12 (5.33%) Automotive
5 8 (3.56%) Billing
6 7 (3.11%) Retail
7 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 64 (28.44%) Developer
2 41 (18.22%) Architect
2 41 (18.22%) Consultant
3 37 (16.44%) CRM Developer
4 27 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 24 (10.67%) Analyst
5 24 (10.67%) CRM Consultant
6 23 (10.22%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (9.33%) Project Manager
8 19 (8.44%) Microsoft Consultant
8 19 (8.44%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 19 (8.44%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 16 (7.11%) Microsoft Developer
10 13 (5.78%) CRM Architect
11 11 (4.89%) Business Analyst
12 10 (4.44%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (4.00%) CRM Manager
14 7 (3.11%) Data Analyst
15 6 (2.67%) Programme Manager
15 6 (2.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.67%) .NET
2 40 (17.78%) Web Services
3 17 (7.56%) Silverlight
4 11 (4.89%) ASP.NET
5 10 (4.44%) HTML
5 10 (4.44%) WCF
6 9 (4.00%) CSS
7 8 (3.56%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.11%) J2EE
9 5 (2.22%) jQuery
10 3 (1.33%) Mason
10 3 (1.33%) WPF
11 2 (0.89%) SOAP
11 2 (0.89%) XML
11 2 (0.89%) .NET Remoting
11 2 (0.89%) HTML5
12 1 (0.44%) Reactive Extensions
12 1 (0.44%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 1 (0.44%) REST
12 1 (0.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.22%) iPad
2 4 (1.78%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.33%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (1.33%) GIS
4 2 (0.89%) PMI
4 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.89%) Clustering
4 2 (0.89%) Open Source
4 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.44%) Social Media
5 1 (0.44%) Economics
5 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.67%) Windows
2 6 (2.67%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.78%) VMS
5 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) Android
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (9.33%) PRINCE2
2 21 (9.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (8.44%) E-Commerce
3 19 (8.44%) ERP
4 16 (7.11%) Project Management
5 14 (6.22%) System Testing
6 12 (5.33%) Unit Testing
6 12 (5.33%) Migration
7 11 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (4.89%) Workflow
8 10 (4.44%) Data Modelling
8 10 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (4.44%) Data Migration
8 10 (4.44%) Waterfall
9 9 (4.00%) Data Analysis
10 8 (3.56%) SOA
10 8 (3.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (3.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.89%) JavaScript
1 29 (12.89%) SQL
2 27 (12.00%) C#
3 16 (7.11%) Java
4 10 (4.44%) PHP
5 8 (3.56%) ABAP
6 7 (3.11%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.33%) Apex Code
8 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.44%) VB6
10 1 (0.44%) X++
10 1 (0.44%) VB
10 1 (0.44%) C
10 1 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (3.11%) SC Cleared
1 7 (3.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.33%) Degree
2 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.89%) ISEB
3 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) MCITP
4 1 (0.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.89%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) SCCM
1 2 (0.89%) SCOM
2 1 (0.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 83 (36.89%) Microsoft
2 47 (20.89%) SAP
3 16 (7.11%) Salesforce.com
4 15 (6.67%) Oracle
5 7 (3.11%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.33%) Casewise
6 3 (1.33%) Hyperion
7 2 (0.89%) Adobe
7 2 (0.89%) Citrix
7 2 (0.89%) Business Objects
7 2 (0.89%) IBM
7 2 (0.89%) VMware
7 2 (0.89%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.89%) Nimsoft
7 2 (0.89%) Spiceworks
8 1 (0.44%) Marketo
8 1 (0.44%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.44%) Facebook
8 1 (0.44%) Twitter
8 1 (0.44%) Verint
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