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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 40 24 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing CRM 89 134 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.93% 6.06% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 8.55% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 88 31
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £284 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -83.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+90.00% -16.66%
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
1560 1568 1259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.84% 70.95% 69.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 889 818 622
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 84 93
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +3.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £10.00 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Birmingham +17 38 £355 -29.00% 26
Coventry -22 8 £413 +2.48% 4
Warwickshire -27 8 £350 +2.94% 2
Worcestershire +1 6 £574 +58.27% 5
Solihull - 6 £358 - 2
Wolverhampton +1 2 £394 +5.00%
Shropshire - 2 £288 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £450 - 4
Walsall - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 113 (60.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 102 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 74 (39.57%) .NET
4 48 (25.67%) SQL Server
5 45 (24.06%) SharePoint
6 44 (23.53%) C#
7 38 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (18.72%) JavaScript
9 31 (16.58%) MS Excel
10 30 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
11 28 (14.97%) SQL
11 28 (14.97%) Web Services
12 27 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (13.90%) .NET Framework
14 24 (12.83%) HTML
15 23 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (11.76%) Advertising
16 22 (11.76%) Visual Studio
17 21 (11.23%) SAP
18 20 (10.70%) Finance
18 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET
19 19 (10.16%) Windows
20 18 (9.63%) BizTalk Server
21 17 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 16 (8.56%) WCF
23 15 (8.02%) TDD
23 15 (8.02%) Scrum
23 15 (8.02%) CSS
24 14 (7.49%) PRINCE2
24 14 (7.49%) Active Directory

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 45 (24.06%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.63%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (4.81%) IIS
4 6 (3.21%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.67%) CMS
6 3 (1.60%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.07%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.07%) SAS
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.53%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (16.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.07%) MS Project
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 113 (60.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (6.42%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (6.42%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.60%) Maximo
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.07%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.07%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.53%) Agresso
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.53%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.53%) Magento
5 1 (0.53%) SAP xRPM
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 30 (16.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.07%) Force.com
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.07%) SAN
1 2 (1.07%) SMS
2 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.53%) Broadband
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Extranet
2 1 (0.53%) MPLS
2 1 (0.53%) H.323
2 1 (0.53%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (6.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.07%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.07%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.53%) SAP BI
8 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.53%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) MySQL
8 1 (0.53%) QlikView
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 22 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.95%) SpecFlow
3 11 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 11 (5.88%) NUnit
3 11 (5.88%) NCover
3 11 (5.88%) StyleCop
3 11 (5.88%) MSTest
3 11 (5.88%) NDepend
3 11 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 10 (5.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.67%) NuGet
6 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (11.76%) Advertising
2 20 (10.70%) Finance
3 9 (4.81%) Marketing
4 7 (3.74%) Local Government
4 7 (3.74%) Automotive
4 7 (3.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.07%) Billing
5 2 (1.07%) Legal
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Law
6 1 (0.53%) Games
6 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 60 (32.09%) Developer
2 35 (18.72%) CRM Developer
3 27 (14.44%) Architect
4 26 (13.90%) Analyst
5 24 (12.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 21 (11.23%) Consultant
7 19 (10.16%) Microsoft Developer
8 14 (7.49%) Project Manager
9 12 (6.42%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.35%) CRM Consultant
11 9 (4.81%) Programme Manager
11 9 (4.81%) CRM Architect
12 8 (4.28%) CRM Manager
12 8 (4.28%) Technical Architect
12 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Consultant
12 8 (4.28%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
14 5 (2.67%) Functional Consultant
14 5 (2.67%) Test Analyst
14 5 (2.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (39.57%) .NET
2 28 (14.97%) Web Services
3 26 (13.90%) .NET Framework
4 24 (12.83%) HTML
5 20 (10.70%) ASP.NET
6 16 (8.56%) WCF
7 15 (8.02%) CSS
8 9 (4.81%) Silverlight
9 8 (4.28%) WPF
10 7 (3.74%) jQuery
10 7 (3.74%) XML
11 6 (3.21%) HTML5
12 5 (2.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (2.67%) NHibernate
13 4 (2.14%) REST
13 4 (2.14%) XSLT
13 4 (2.14%) EDI
14 3 (1.60%) Middleware
14 3 (1.60%) SOAP
14 3 (1.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (4.81%) Replication
3 8 (4.28%) iPad
3 8 (4.28%) Open Source
4 6 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.21%) NHS
5 4 (2.14%) User Experience
6 1 (0.53%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.53%) PMI
6 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.53%) iPhone
6 1 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.16%) Windows
2 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.53%) VMS
3 1 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (8.02%) Scrum
3 15 (8.02%) TDD
4 14 (7.49%) Workflow
4 14 (7.49%) PRINCE2
5 12 (6.42%) Programme Management
5 12 (6.42%) BDD
5 12 (6.42%) ATDD
6 11 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (5.88%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 10 (5.35%) Migration
7 10 (5.35%) Project Management
8 9 (4.81%) MVC
9 8 (4.28%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (3.21%) Data Migration
10 6 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.21%) PRINCE
10 6 (3.21%) ERP
10 6 (3.21%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.53%) C#
2 35 (18.72%) JavaScript
3 28 (14.97%) SQL
4 14 (7.49%) PowerShell
5 7 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.14%) Java
7 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.07%) Apex Code
7 2 (1.07%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.07%) ABAP
8 1 (0.53%) VB6
8 1 (0.53%) C
8 1 (0.53%) VB
8 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (1.60%) ISEB
1 3 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
1 3 (1.60%) SC Cleared
1 3 (1.60%) Security Cleared
1 3 (1.60%) VCP4
2 2 (1.07%) Degree
3 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.53%) MCITP
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.60%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (7.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) SCCM
2 2 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 102 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.23%) SAP
3 8 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.74%) Oracle
5 5 (2.67%) Cisco
5 5 (2.67%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.60%) Siebel
6 3 (1.60%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.07%) Teradata
7 2 (1.07%) Aprimo
7 2 (1.07%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.07%) Sage
8 1 (0.53%) Sophos
8 1 (0.53%) Adobe
8 1 (0.53%) HP
8 1 (0.53%) Dell
8 1 (0.53%) EMC
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) Juniper
8 1 (0.53%) Apple
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