The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 48 9
Rank change year-on-year +11 -39  
Contract jobs citing CRM 5 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.49% 2.58% 11.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 2.99% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 20
Median daily rate £525 £300 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -38.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +52.79% -60.00%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 291 368 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.87% 86.38% 77.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 267 152
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 10
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £17.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -27.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £17.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

CRM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRM in Cardiff

CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CRM in Cardiff

CRM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for CRM.

1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (30.00%) SAP CRM
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) Extranet
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe

CRM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (30.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Extranet
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Local Government
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ASP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Architect
3 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Architect
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Document Management
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe