Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CRUD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CRUD over the 6 months to 7 April 2020 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.

CRUD (Create, read, update and delete)
UK
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 675 853 865
Rank change year-on-year +178 +12 -20
Contract jobs citing CRUD 3 24 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.025% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.006% 0.028% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 19 13
Median daily rate £300 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +38.46% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -33.33% +20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CRUD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 51,606 84,575 88,128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.89% 87.25% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,807 56,038 58,320
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.05%
10th Percentile £285 £300 £289
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +2.33% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,854 2,143 2,213
Median hourly rate £25.53 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.12% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.85 £11.38
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.21 £50.20
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.49 £22.00
% change year-on-year -4.21% +6.77% -12.00%

CRUD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CRUD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CRUD in the UK

CRUD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing CRUD.

Daily rate trend for CRUD in the UK

CRUD
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CRUD within the UK over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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 +168 3 £300 -33.33%
UK excluding London +120 2 £300 -33.33%
North of England +73 2 £300 -35.14%
Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
London +129 1 - -

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing CRUD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for CRUD.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
3 1 (33.33%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) ERwin
3 1 (33.33%) SAP

CRUD
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 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) SAP