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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
Rank 30 28 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing CRM 106 122 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.41% 4.98% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 6.68% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 66 33
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £36.90
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -52.57%
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
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 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 31 July 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 +19 47 £378 -22.36% 18
Coventry -2 21 £378 -10.65% 6
Staffordshire +1 8 £413 +3.12% 2
Shropshire -1 6 £350 -33.71% 1
Warwickshire -14 2 - - 1
Worcestershire +1 1 £350 -6.66% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £480 -
CRM
England

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 91 (38.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 81 (34.18%) Microsoft
3 43 (18.14%) .NET
4 36 (15.19%) SAP
5 34 (14.35%) SharePoint
5 34 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
7 32 (13.50%) SQL
8 28 (11.81%) Project Management
8 28 (11.81%) Finance
9 27 (11.39%) SQL Server
10 25 (10.55%) Migration
11 24 (10.13%) ERP
12 22 (9.28%) C#
12 22 (9.28%) TOGAF
13 20 (8.44%) SAP CRM
14 18 (7.59%) PRINCE2
15 17 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
16 16 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (6.75%) Content Management
17 15 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
18 14 (5.91%) TDD
18 14 (5.91%) Data Migration
19 13 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
19 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
19 13 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
19 13 (5.49%) HTML
19 13 (5.49%) JavaScript
20 12 (5.06%) CSS
20 12 (5.06%) SOA

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (14.35%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (3.38%) CMS
3 8 (3.38%) NServiceBus
4 7 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (2.95%) SAS
5 3 (1.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.27%) Lync
6 2 (0.84%) WordPress
6 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.84%) Joomla!
6 2 (0.84%) IIS
7 1 (0.42%) Apache
7 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 33 (13.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.27%) MS Project
4 3 (1.27%) MS Office
5 2 (0.84%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 91 (38.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (8.44%) SAP CRM
3 13 (5.49%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.27%) SAP ERP
5 3 (1.27%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (1.27%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.27%) Exstream
6 2 (0.84%) Line 500
7 1 (0.42%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.42%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 1 (0.42%) Bond Adapt
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.42%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.69%) SaaS
2 4 (1.69%) PaaS
3 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) Internet
1 4 (1.69%) H.323
1 4 (1.69%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (0.84%) SMS
2 2 (0.84%) SMTP
2 2 (0.84%) DNS
2 2 (0.84%) SSL
2 2 (0.84%) MPLS
3 1 (0.42%) Intranet
3 1 (0.42%) Network Security
3 1 (0.42%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.80%) Big Data
6 6 (2.53%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.69%) MS Access
8 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.27%) SAP BW
10 2 (0.84%) MySQL
10 2 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.84%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (2.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.84%) MorphX
3 2 (0.84%) JIRA
4 1 (0.42%) LSMW
4 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (11.81%) Finance
2 10 (4.22%) Advertising
2 10 (4.22%) Marketing
3 8 (3.38%) Retail
4 6 (2.53%) Automotive
5 5 (2.11%) Law
5 5 (2.11%) Billing
6 3 (1.27%) Local Government
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (22.78%) Developer
2 43 (18.14%) Analyst
3 42 (17.72%) Architect
4 31 (13.08%) Project Manager
5 25 (10.55%) Consultant
6 23 (9.70%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.33%) Solutions Architect
8 14 (5.91%) .NET Developer
8 14 (5.91%) CRM Consultant
9 13 (5.49%) CRM Developer
9 13 (5.49%) SAP Consultant
10 12 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 10 (4.22%) Enterprise Architect
12 8 (3.38%) CRM Project Manager
12 8 (3.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
12 8 (3.38%) CRM Architect
12 8 (3.38%) CRM Manager
13 7 (2.95%) Microsoft Developer
13 7 (2.95%) IT Project Manager
13 7 (2.95%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (18.14%) .NET
2 13 (5.49%) HTML
3 12 (5.06%) CSS
4 8 (3.38%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.38%) Web Services
5 5 (2.11%) XML
5 5 (2.11%) .NET Framework
5 5 (2.11%) jQuery
5 5 (2.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (1.69%) Entity Framework
6 4 (1.69%) SOAP
6 4 (1.69%) VXML
7 3 (1.27%) WinForms
7 3 (1.27%) Middleware
7 3 (1.27%) WCF
7 3 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.84%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.84%) LINQ
8 2 (0.84%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.53%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (0.84%) Social Media
4 2 (0.84%) FMCG
4 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
4 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.42%) User Experience
5 1 (0.42%) Wiki
5 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.42%) IVR
5 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.42%) DataPower
5 1 (0.42%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.42%) Linux
2 1 (0.42%) VMS
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.42%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (11.81%) Project Management
3 25 (10.55%) Migration
4 24 (10.13%) ERP
5 22 (9.28%) TOGAF
6 18 (7.59%) PRINCE2
7 16 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (6.75%) Content Management
8 15 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.91%) TDD
9 14 (5.91%) Data Migration
10 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (5.06%) SOA
11 12 (5.06%) Change Management
12 11 (4.64%) PRINCE
13 10 (4.22%) Information Security
14 9 (3.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (3.80%) Document Management
14 9 (3.80%) Validation
14 9 (3.80%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.50%) SQL
2 22 (9.28%) C#
3 13 (5.49%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.80%) Java
4 9 (3.80%) ABAP
5 5 (2.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.84%) VBScript
6 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.84%) C
6 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.84%) X++
6 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.95%) Degree
3 4 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.27%) CCNP
4 3 (1.27%) CCIP
4 3 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.84%) ISEB
6 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.53%) SLA
2 4 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 4 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 81 (34.18%) Microsoft
2 36 (15.19%) SAP
3 11 (4.64%) Oracle
4 7 (2.95%) Cisco
4 7 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (2.53%) Sage
6 5 (2.11%) HP
6 5 (2.11%) JD Edwards
7 4 (1.69%) IBM
7 4 (1.69%) Verint
7 4 (1.69%) Teradata
7 4 (1.69%) Aprimo
8 3 (1.27%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.27%) Informatica
9 2 (0.84%) Juniper
10 1 (0.42%) EMC
10 1 (0.42%) Tableau
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