Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a CRM Architect was £561 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 832 723 763
Rank change year-on-year -109 +40 -8
Contract jobs requiring a CRM Architect 64 163 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 109 91
UK median daily rate £561 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +1.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £468 £425 £413
90th Percentile £644 £625 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

CRM Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured CRM Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRM Architect in the UK

CRM Architect
Top 12 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -104 62 £561 +11.14% 17
UK excluding London -17 43 £550 +10.00% 3
South East -9 19 £580 +28.89%
London -59 19 £575 +4.55% 10
North of England +59 15 £520 +1.46% 3
North East +72 10 £520 -13.33% 1
Midlands +12 7 £600 +26.32%
Yorkshire +23 4 £525 -4.55% 1
West Midlands +3 4 £600 +23.08%
East Midlands 0 2 - -
South West -7 2 £525 +5.00%
North West +25 1 £525 +13.51% 1

CRM Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 64 (100.00%) CRM
2 51 (79.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
4 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.56%) .NET
7 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 12 (18.75%) Presales
8 12 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (15.63%) Dynamics 365
11 9 (14.06%) Finance
12 8 (12.50%) Marketing
13 7 (10.94%) Project Governance
13 7 (10.94%) C#
13 7 (10.94%) ERP
13 7 (10.94%) BPSS Clearance
14 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
14 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (9.38%) Internet
14 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
15 5 (7.81%) Degree
15 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (7.81%) Java
15 5 (7.81%) Migration
16 4 (6.25%) Advertising
16 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
16 4 (6.25%) COM

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 6 (9.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 51 (79.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.13%) NetSuite
3 2 (3.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.69%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 11 (17.19%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Marketing
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 3 (4.69%) Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Back Office
6 1 (1.56%) Front Office
6 1 (1.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) COM
3 3 (4.69%) Visualforce
4 2 (3.13%) J2EE
4 2 (3.13%) Kafka
4 2 (3.13%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.56%) jQuery
5 1 (1.56%) JSON
5 1 (1.56%) Middleware
5 1 (1.56%) OAuth
5 1 (1.56%) OAuth2
5 1 (1.56%) RESTful
5 1 (1.56%) SOAP
5 1 (1.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (4.69%) User Experience
2 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (100.00%) CRM
2 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.75%) Presales
3 12 (18.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 7 (10.94%) ERP
4 7 (10.94%) Project Governance
5 6 (9.38%) Mentoring
6 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.81%) Migration
7 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.69%) SOA
8 2 (3.13%) Analytics
8 2 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
8 2 (3.13%) Marketing Analytics
8 2 (3.13%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.13%) Scrum
8 2 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.13%) Supplier Management
8 2 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) C#
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 3 (4.69%) Apex Code
4 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.13%) SOQL
5 1 (1.56%) C++
5 1 (1.56%) Python
5 1 (1.56%) Ruby
5 1 (1.56%) SOSL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 16 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (7.81%) Degree
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) MiFID
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 43 (67.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.69%) SAP
4 2 (3.13%) Pega
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Informatica
5 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.56%) Sage