The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 34 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5  
Contract jobs citing CRM 51 82 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.65% 4.64% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 5.62% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 61 29
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1114 1459 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 79.80% 82.57% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 636 878 693
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.06% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 20 34
Median hourly rate £29.00 £16.00 £17.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.25% -6.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £40.00
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRM in Manchester

CRM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRM in Manchester

CRM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CRM in Manchester

CRM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM within the Manchester 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
Oldham - 3 £320 -
Altrincham - 2 £300 - 2
Bolton - 2 £403 - 1
CRM
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for CRM.

1 57 (58.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 43 (44.33%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.93%) SQL
4 25 (25.77%) .NET
5 21 (21.65%) C#
6 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (15.46%) Migration
8 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
9 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
9 11 (11.34%) Marketing
10 10 (10.31%) HTML
10 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (9.28%) CMS
11 9 (9.28%) Project Management
12 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
12 8 (8.25%) Finance
12 8 (8.25%) JIRA
12 8 (8.25%) QA
13 7 (7.22%) HTML5
13 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
13 7 (7.22%) CSS
13 7 (7.22%) C++
13 7 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (6.19%) SAP
14 6 (6.19%) ITIL
14 6 (6.19%) TDD
14 6 (6.19%) Subversion
14 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (6.19%) Change Management

CRM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (9.28%) CMS
2 7 (7.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 57 (58.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.12%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.03%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.03%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.12%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.09%) Office 365
2 3 (3.09%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) DHCP
1 1 (1.03%) DNS
1 1 (1.03%) Firewall
1 1 (1.03%) Network Security
1 1 (1.03%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.09%) IDOL
5 3 (3.09%) QlikView
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.06%) MS Access
6 2 (2.06%) Power BI
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.25%) JIRA
2 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.19%) Grunt
3 6 (6.19%) Subversion
4 2 (2.06%) QAComplete
4 2 (2.06%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.03%) Gradle
5 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (11.34%) Marketing
2 8 (8.25%) Finance
3 3 (3.09%) Advertising
3 3 (3.09%) Legal
4 2 (2.06%) Billing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.03%) Games
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (43.30%) Developer
2 27 (27.84%) CRM Developer
3 19 (19.59%) Analyst
3 19 (19.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Developer
5 9 (9.28%) Consultant
6 8 (8.25%) CRM Consultant
6 8 (8.25%) CRM Manager
6 8 (8.25%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) CRM Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) CRM Business Analyst
7 7 (7.22%) CRM Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Email Developer
8 5 (5.15%) Architect
9 4 (4.12%) DBA
9 4 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 4 (4.12%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.09%) Applications Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (25.77%) .NET
2 10 (10.31%) HTML
3 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET
4 7 (7.22%) CSS
4 7 (7.22%) HTML5
5 6 (6.19%) LESS
5 6 (6.19%) Sass
6 4 (4.12%) Node.js
7 2 (2.06%) jQuery
8 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.03%) COM
8 1 (1.03%) Entity Framework
8 1 (1.03%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.03%) Middleware
8 1 (1.03%) Spring
8 1 (1.03%) Web Services
8 1 (1.03%) ZK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.15%) Smartphone
3 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.09%) Replication
4 2 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.03%) iPad
5 1 (1.03%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.03%) Social Media
5 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.12%) Windows
1 4 (4.12%) Windows Server
1 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) CentOS
3 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (15.46%) Migration
3 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.28%) Project Management
5 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.19%) Change Management
6 6 (6.19%) Document Management
6 6 (6.19%) ITIL
6 6 (6.19%) TDD
6 6 (6.19%) Test Automation
7 5 (5.15%) ERP
7 5 (5.15%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.15%) Scrum
7 5 (5.15%) Wireframes
8 4 (4.12%) Analytics
8 4 (4.12%) Content Management
8 4 (4.12%) IT Strategy
8 4 (4.12%) Workflow
9 3 (3.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.93%) SQL
2 21 (21.65%) C#
3 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.22%) C++
5 5 (5.15%) Java
6 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.06%) VBA
9 1 (1.03%) C
9 1 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
9 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (4.12%) DBS Check
1 4 (4.12%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (44.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.19%) SAP
3 5 (5.15%) PayPal
3 5 (5.15%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.09%) iManage
4 3 (3.09%) Interwoven
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 3 (3.09%) Reuters
4 3 (3.09%) Siebel
5 1 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.03%) hybris
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) RightScale
5 1 (1.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) Tableau