The median contractor rate for a CRM Solutions Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CRM Solution Architect
UK
Rank 570 577 599
Rank change year-on-year +7 +22  
Contract jobs requiring a CRM Solutions Architect 29 51 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.065% 0.097% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.10% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 39 17
Median daily rate £550 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £525 £490
% change year-on-year +4.76% +7.14%  
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 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
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 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
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 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

CRM Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CRM Solutions Architect in the UK

CRM Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CRM Solutions Architect in the UK

CRM Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CRM Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CRM Solutions Architect in the UK

CRM Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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 +15 29 £550 +4.76% 3
London +11 15 £538 +7.50% 2
South East +20 8 £600 +45.45%
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
East of England -11 3 £525 -
North West +20 2 £438 -7.89%
Bedfordshire - 2 £500 -
West Midlands +11 1 £575 +16.45% 1
City of London +6 1 £550 -5.17%
Merseyside - 1 £550 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 -

CRM Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, CRM Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) CRM
2 60 (72.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
4 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
6 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
6 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
6 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
7 13 (15.66%) .NET
8 11 (13.25%) SAP
8 11 (13.25%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
9 10 (12.05%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (12.05%) Internet
9 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (9.64%) Marketing
11 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (9.64%) Firewall
11 8 (9.64%) Advertising
12 7 (8.43%) IIS
12 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
12 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
12 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared
12 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (8.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
12 7 (8.43%) Prototyping
13 6 (7.23%) Web Services

CRM Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (13.25%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (8.43%) IIS
3 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (18.07%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 60 (72.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.41%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.20%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) Office 365
3 3 (3.61%) SaaS
3 3 (3.61%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.41%) Yammer
5 1 (1.20%) CloudSense
5 1 (1.20%) Force.com
5 1 (1.20%) IaaS
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) Internet
2 8 (9.64%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) Broadband
3 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.20%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.64%) Advertising
1 8 (9.64%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Billing
3 4 (4.82%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Finance
5 1 (1.20%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.20%) French Language
5 1 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) Web Services
3 4 (4.82%) HTML
3 4 (4.82%) jQuery
4 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.41%) COM
4 2 (2.41%) Middleware
4 2 (2.41%) REST
5 1 (1.20%) hapi
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.82%) IVR
3 2 (2.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (100.00%) CRM
2 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.05%) TOGAF
4 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (8.43%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 7 (8.43%) Prototyping
6 6 (7.23%) Scrum
7 5 (6.02%) Data Management
7 5 (6.02%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.02%) ERP
7 5 (6.02%) Migration
7 5 (6.02%) Presales
7 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.82%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.82%) SOA
8 4 (4.82%) Software Delivery
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (4.82%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.82%) C#
2 4 (4.82%) SQL
3 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) SC Cleared
1 15 (18.07%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (61.45%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.25%) SAP
3 10 (12.05%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 3 (3.61%) Siebel
5 2 (2.41%) Huawei
5 2 (2.41%) Infor
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Zuora