The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Salesforce.com (SFDC).

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 48 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 7 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.16% 1.38% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 2.61% 2.68% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £300 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -45.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £431
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -35.55%
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
268 298 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 44.59% 51.47% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 148 77
Average daily rate £356 £318 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.20% -11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £161 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £460 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 24
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £10.00 £10.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £29.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Birmingham region.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Salesforce.com.

1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Apex Code
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) LAMP
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
4 1 (11.11%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge
4 1 (11.11%) Progress 4GL

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Salesforce.com. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) OpenEdge
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebSpeed
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 3 (33.33%) QA Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Progress Developer
3 1 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
1 1 (11.11%) Blog
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Apex Code
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Progress
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Rate: £425-£500/Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago