The median contractor rate for a CRM Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 553 573 574
Rank change year-on-year +20 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a CRM Architect 55 66 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 45
Median daily rate £550 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £416 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £525 £478
% change year-on-year +9.52% +9.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

CRM Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured CRM Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for CRM Architect in the UK

CRM Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRM Architect in the UK

CRM Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRM Architect over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRM Architect in the UK

CRM Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CRM Architect in the UK

CRM Architect
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRM Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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
England +20 53 £550 +4.76% 4
London +19 26 £525 +1.94% 3
South East +18 11 £585 +28.21%
Yorkshire +13 4 £525 +16.66%
West Midlands +12 4 £575 +39.39%
Hampshire +9 4 £585 +28.21%
Buckinghamshire - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
North West +27 3 £438 -12.50% 1
Surrey +16 3 £585 -
Basingstoke +8 3 £585 +10.37%
West Yorkshire +7 3 £550 +22.22%
Birmingham -2 3 - -
East of England -5 3 £525 -
Staines - 3 £585 -
Merseyside - 2 £550 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £525 -
South Wales - 2 £525 -
Wales - 2 £525 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 -
City of London -13 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £525 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 -

CRM Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, CRM Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring CRM Architect in the job title.

1 136 (100.00%) CRM
2 101 (74.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 88 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 63 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (22.79%) Marketing
6 28 (20.59%) .NET
7 27 (19.85%) MS Excel
8 21 (15.44%) SQL Server
9 20 (14.71%) Scrum
10 19 (13.97%) SAP
11 17 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 17 (12.50%) TOGAF
11 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
13 15 (11.03%) SC Cleared
13 15 (11.03%) Security Cleared
14 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 14 (10.29%) Business Analysis
14 14 (10.29%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (9.56%) C#
15 13 (9.56%) SQL
15 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (7.35%) SDLC
16 10 (7.35%) Presales
16 10 (7.35%) Data Management
16 10 (7.35%) Oracle
16 10 (7.35%) Internet
17 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
17 9 (6.62%) JavaScript

CRM Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.15%) IIS
4 6 (4.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.41%) MS Office
2 6 (4.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 101 (74.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.68%) SAP CRM
3 2 (1.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.74%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.88%) Office 365
3 6 (4.41%) SaaS
3 6 (4.41%) Yammer
4 4 (2.94%) IaaS
4 4 (2.94%) PaaS
5 3 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.21%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.74%) CloudSense
6 1 (0.74%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.35%) Internet
2 8 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (1.47%) Broadband
3 2 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.74%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (5.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (6.62%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 31 (22.79%) Marketing
2 9 (6.62%) Advertising
3 8 (5.88%) Retail
4 7 (5.15%) Finance
5 5 (3.68%) Billing
6 3 (2.21%) Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.74%) French Language
7 1 (0.74%) German Language
7 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.59%) .NET
2 8 (5.88%) Web Services
3 6 (4.41%) COM
4 5 (3.68%) HTML
5 4 (2.94%) jQuery
6 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.47%) Middleware
7 2 (1.47%) REST
8 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.74%) CSS
8 1 (0.74%) hapi
8 1 (0.74%) Node.js
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.94%) IVR
3 2 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.47%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.47%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (100.00%) CRM
2 63 (46.32%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.71%) Scrum
4 17 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 14 (10.29%) Business Analysis
5 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (7.35%) Data Management
6 10 (7.35%) Presales
6 10 (7.35%) SDLC
7 9 (6.62%) Migration
7 9 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (6.62%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.88%) Analytics
8 8 (5.88%) Data Migration
8 8 (5.88%) SOA
8 8 (5.88%) Supplier Management
8 8 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (5.15%) Case Management
9 7 (5.15%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 7 (5.15%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.56%) C#
1 13 (9.56%) SQL
2 9 (6.62%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.47%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (11.03%) SC Cleared
1 15 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.15%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.94%) Degree
4 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.47%) MCP
5 2 (1.47%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) FATCA
3 1 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 88 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.97%) SAP
3 14 (10.29%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (7.35%) Oracle
5 6 (4.41%) Infor
6 4 (2.94%) Pega
6 4 (2.94%) Siebel
7 3 (2.21%) Cisco
8 2 (1.47%) Huawei
8 2 (1.47%) Informatica
9 1 (0.74%) IBM
9 1 (0.74%) Zuora