The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.83% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £490 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-12.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -40.00%
Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
327 229 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 52.57% 45.17% 46.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 106 132
Average daily rate £350 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 21
Average hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.65 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Salesforce.com
West Midlands

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 23 April 2014, 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 8 (57.14%) Apex Code
2 7 (50.00%) Visualforce
3 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) JUnit
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Mason
5 2 (14.29%) TestNG
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Data Entry
6 1 (7.14%) Force.com
6 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Retail
6 1 (7.14%) Billing
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) JDA
6 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Validation

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Selenium
1 2 (14.29%) TestNG
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Billing
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Quality Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (14.29%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Data Entry
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Validation
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Apex Code
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP
1 1 (7.14%) JDA
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago