The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for CRM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CRM over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 21 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing CRM 22 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.15% 5.03% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.77% 6.25% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 22
Median daily rate £500 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £350 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +78.75% +25.00%  

CRM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 325 256 297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.78% 80.50% 86.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 176 208
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £45.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing CRM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CRM in Bedfordshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CRM in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CRM in Bedfordshire

CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRM in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRM in Bedfordshire

CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CRM in Bedfordshire

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Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton 0 10 £500 -4.76% 6
CRM
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CRM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for CRM.

1 25 (55.56%) Marketing
2 21 (46.67%) IBM
3 18 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 16 (35.56%) Retail
5 15 (33.33%) Analytics
6 13 (28.89%) Unica
7 10 (22.22%) hybris
7 10 (22.22%) HTML
7 10 (22.22%) Java
8 9 (20.00%) CSS
9 8 (17.78%) Social Media
10 7 (15.56%) Email Marketing
10 7 (15.56%) SAP
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
11 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
11 6 (13.33%) EJB
11 6 (13.33%) SQL
11 6 (13.33%) JDBC
11 6 (13.33%) Servlets
11 6 (13.33%) Web Services
11 6 (13.33%) B2B
11 6 (13.33%) B2C
11 6 (13.33%) ERP
11 6 (13.33%) JMS
11 6 (13.33%) JPA
11 6 (13.33%) Pega
11 6 (13.33%) Java EE
11 6 (13.33%) Content Management
11 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.89%) Apache
1 4 (8.89%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.89%) ImageReady
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Unica
2 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (13.33%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Silverpop
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 3 (6.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Big Data
1 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 25 (55.56%) Marketing
2 16 (35.56%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Dutch Language
4 3 (6.67%) French Language
4 3 (6.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Architect
1 14 (31.11%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce Architect
2 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 5 (11.11%) Campaign Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Designer
4 4 (8.89%) CRM Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) CRM Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) UI Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) CRM Architect
5 3 (6.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Junior
5 3 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) HTML
2 9 (20.00%) CSS
3 6 (13.33%) EJB
3 6 (13.33%) Java EE
3 6 (13.33%) JDBC
3 6 (13.33%) JMS
3 6 (13.33%) JPA
3 6 (13.33%) Servlets
3 6 (13.33%) Web Services
4 4 (8.89%) Ajax
4 4 (8.89%) CSS3
4 4 (8.89%) Dojo
4 4 (8.89%) Flash
4 4 (8.89%) HTML5
4 4 (8.89%) jQuery
4 4 (8.89%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Social Media
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 15 (33.33%) Analytics
3 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) Email Marketing
4 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.33%) B2B
4 6 (13.33%) B2C
4 6 (13.33%) Content Management
4 6 (13.33%) ERP
4 6 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
5 5 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (8.89%) Business Analytics
6 4 (8.89%) IT Governance
6 4 (8.89%) OOP
6 4 (8.89%) Progressive Enhancement
6 4 (8.89%) Push Notifications
6 4 (8.89%) SOA
6 4 (8.89%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Java
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) IBM
2 10 (22.22%) hybris
3 7 (15.56%) SAP
4 6 (13.33%) Pega
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Siebel
6 1 (2.22%) Workday