The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 96 146 179
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +33
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 109 81 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.85% 1.13% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 2.45% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 50 35
Average daily rate
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£438 £500 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £324 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £582 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2722 3308 3443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 46.09% 46.20% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1933 2282 2344
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 95 102
Average hourly rate £19.75 £20.50 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +8.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £11.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.31 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com across the City of London region.

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 66 (31.73%) Apex Code
2 62 (29.81%) Visualforce
3 52 (25.00%) CRM
4 50 (24.04%) Mason
5 35 (16.83%) Finance
6 28 (13.46%) Force.com
7 27 (12.98%) Project Management
8 24 (11.54%) Java
8 24 (11.54%) Web Services
8 24 (11.54%) XML
9 21 (10.10%) HTML
9 21 (10.10%) JavaScript
9 21 (10.10%) SQL
10 20 (9.62%) Migration
10 20 (9.62%) Marketing
11 19 (9.13%) Business Analysis
11 19 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (8.65%) Retail
12 18 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (6.73%) Data Migration
16 13 (6.25%) CSS
16 13 (6.25%) OO
17 12 (5.77%) SOAP
17 12 (5.77%) Degree
18 11 (5.29%) Subversion
19 10 (4.81%) MVC
19 10 (4.81%) MySQL
19 10 (4.81%) SQL Server

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (3.85%) Apache
2 4 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.96%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (3.85%) MS Office
1 8 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.46%) Force.com
2 5 (2.40%) SaaS
2 5 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.48%) Heroku
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.96%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.81%) MySQL
1 10 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.96%) MongoDB
3 2 (0.96%) Neo4j
3 2 (0.96%) Big Data
3 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.48%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (0.48%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.48%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.48%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.48%) MS Access
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 11 (5.29%) Subversion
2 9 (4.33%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.33%) Trac
3 8 (3.85%) FogBugz
3 8 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 8 (3.85%) Redmine
4 2 (0.96%) JIRA
4 2 (0.96%) Selenium
4 2 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 35 (16.83%) Finance
2 20 (9.62%) Marketing
3 18 (8.65%) Retail
4 6 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.88%) Publishing
5 5 (2.40%) German Language
5 5 (2.40%) Billing
6 4 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.92%) Banking
7 3 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.96%) Back Office
8 2 (0.96%) Advertising
8 2 (0.96%) Games
9 1 (0.48%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.48%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Swedish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (39.90%) Developer
2 69 (33.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 34 (16.35%) Analyst
4 26 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 21 (10.10%) Architect
6 16 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 15 (7.21%) Project Manager
8 14 (6.73%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 12 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.29%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 10 (4.81%) Administrator
12 9 (4.33%) Technical Architect
12 9 (4.33%) Consultant
12 9 (4.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
13 8 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Consultant
13 8 (3.85%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (2.40%) Coordinator
15 4 (1.92%) Tester
15 4 (1.92%) Product Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (29.81%) Visualforce
2 50 (24.04%) Mason
3 24 (11.54%) Web Services
3 24 (11.54%) XML
4 21 (10.10%) HTML
5 13 (6.25%) CSS
6 12 (5.77%) SOAP
7 9 (4.33%) XHTML
8 8 (3.85%) XSL
9 7 (3.37%) .NET
9 7 (3.37%) JSON
9 7 (3.37%) REST
10 3 (1.44%) LAMP
11 2 (0.96%) RESTful
11 2 (0.96%) ICEfaces
11 2 (0.96%) WebCenter
11 2 (0.96%) J2EE
11 2 (0.96%) SAML
11 2 (0.96%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.44%) User Experience
4 3 (1.44%) FMCG
5 2 (0.96%) Online Games
5 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
5 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.48%) Statistics
6 1 (0.48%) W3C
6 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.81%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) UNIX
2 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.00%) CRM
2 27 (12.98%) Project Management
3 20 (9.62%) Migration
4 19 (9.13%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (9.13%) Business Analysis
5 18 (8.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (6.73%) Data Migration
8 13 (6.25%) OO
9 10 (4.81%) MVC
10 9 (4.33%) Content Management
11 8 (3.85%) SOA
11 8 (3.85%) OO PHP
12 7 (3.37%) PRINCE2
13 6 (2.88%) ETL
13 6 (2.88%) TDD
13 6 (2.88%) Asset Management
14 5 (2.40%) Workflow
14 5 (2.40%) Data Analysis
14 5 (2.40%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (31.73%) Apex Code
2 24 (11.54%) Java
3 21 (10.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (10.10%) SQL
4 9 (4.33%) PHP
4 9 (4.33%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.85%) PHP5
6 5 (2.40%) C#
7 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.96%) F#
7 2 (0.96%) Scala
7 2 (0.96%) SOQL
7 2 (0.96%) VB
8 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.48%) VBA
8 1 (0.48%) Ruby
8 1 (0.48%) SOSL
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (5.77%) Degree
2 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Control-M
1 1 (0.48%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 10 (4.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.85%) Oracle
2 8 (3.85%) Zend
3 4 (1.92%) Informatica
4 3 (1.44%) SAP
5 2 (0.96%) Cerillion
5 2 (0.96%) Lotus
5 2 (0.96%) Facebook
5 2 (0.96%) Twitter
5 2 (0.96%) Talend
5 2 (0.96%) ExactTarget
5 2 (0.96%) StreamServe
6 1 (0.48%) Sage
6 1 (0.48%) Reuters
6 1 (0.48%) Remedy
6 1 (0.48%) ATG
6 1 (0.48%) Google
6 1 (0.48%) Tableau
6 1 (0.48%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.48%) Cognos
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