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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 103 126 184
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +58
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 100 98 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.72% 1.35% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 2.93% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 66 31
Average daily rate
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£400 £494 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +16.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £475 £410
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +15.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 - -
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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
2655 3341 3370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 45.64% 46.10% 43.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1857 2320 2299
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 £593 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 94 96
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.97 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £59.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 28 August 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

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 67 (32.37%) Apex Code
2 63 (30.43%) Visualforce
3 54 (26.09%) Mason
3 54 (26.09%) CRM
4 39 (18.84%) Finance
5 30 (14.49%) Force.com
6 28 (13.53%) Project Management
7 26 (12.56%) Java
8 24 (11.59%) Business Analysis
9 22 (10.63%) Web Services
10 21 (10.14%) XML
10 21 (10.14%) Marketing
11 19 (9.18%) Retail
11 19 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 19 (9.18%) JavaScript
12 18 (8.70%) SQL
13 17 (8.21%) HTML
13 17 (8.21%) Migration
14 16 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (6.28%) Data Migration
16 12 (5.80%) CSS
16 12 (5.80%) SOAP
17 10 (4.83%) OO
17 10 (4.83%) MySQL
17 10 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (4.83%) Subversion
17 10 (4.83%) Degree
18 9 (4.35%) Content Management
18 9 (4.35%) Asset Management
18 9 (4.35%) Linux

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (3.38%) Apache
2 5 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 8 (3.86%) MS Office
2 6 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.45%) MS Project
3 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.48%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.49%) Force.com
2 7 (3.38%) SaaS
2 7 (3.38%) 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 (0.97%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.83%) MySQL
2 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.97%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.97%) Big Data
4 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (0.97%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.48%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (0.48%) MS Access
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.48%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (4.83%) Subversion
2 8 (3.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (3.86%) Trac
3 7 (3.38%) Redmine
3 7 (3.38%) Mercurial
3 7 (3.38%) FogBugz
4 2 (0.97%) JIRA
4 2 (0.97%) Selenium
4 2 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.48%) Calabash
5 1 (0.48%) CodeNarc
5 1 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.48%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.48%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.48%) Cucumber
General
1 39 (18.84%) Finance
2 21 (10.14%) Marketing
3 19 (9.18%) Retail
4 7 (3.38%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.42%) Back Office
5 5 (2.42%) Billing
5 5 (2.42%) German Language
5 5 (2.42%) Publishing
6 4 (1.93%) Banking
6 4 (1.93%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
9 1 (0.48%) Law
9 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.48%) Front Office
9 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.48%) International Banking
9 1 (0.48%) Danish Language
9 1 (0.48%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 73 (35.27%) Developer
2 61 (29.47%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 39 (18.84%) Analyst
4 31 (14.98%) Business Analyst
5 22 (10.63%) Architect
6 18 (8.70%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 16 (7.73%) Project Manager
8 15 (7.25%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 14 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (5.80%) Administrator
10 12 (5.80%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 12 (5.80%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 9 (4.35%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.35%) Consultant
12 8 (3.86%) Salesforce.com Consultant
13 7 (3.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 7 (3.38%) PHP Developer
14 5 (2.42%) CRM Business Analyst
14 5 (2.42%) Coordinator
14 5 (2.42%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (30.43%) Visualforce
2 54 (26.09%) Mason
3 22 (10.63%) Web Services
4 21 (10.14%) XML
5 17 (8.21%) HTML
6 12 (5.80%) CSS
6 12 (5.80%) SOAP
7 8 (3.86%) XHTML
7 8 (3.86%) .NET
8 7 (3.38%) XSL
8 7 (3.38%) JSON
8 7 (3.38%) REST
9 3 (1.45%) LAMP
10 2 (0.97%) RESTful
10 2 (0.97%) ICEfaces
10 2 (0.97%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.97%) SAML
10 2 (0.97%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.97%) Spring
10 2 (0.97%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.42%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.45%) FMCG
3 3 (1.45%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.97%) Digital Media
4 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) W3C
5 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) Online Games
5 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (0.48%) UNIX
2 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (26.09%) CRM
2 28 (13.53%) Project Management
3 24 (11.59%) Business Analysis
4 19 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (8.21%) Migration
6 16 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (6.28%) Data Migration
8 10 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (4.83%) OO
9 9 (4.35%) SOA
9 9 (4.35%) Asset Management
9 9 (4.35%) Content Management
9 9 (4.35%) MVC
10 7 (3.38%) TDD
10 7 (3.38%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.38%) OO PHP
11 6 (2.90%) Scrum
12 5 (2.42%) Workflow
12 5 (2.42%) Data Analysis
13 4 (1.93%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.37%) Apex Code
2 26 (12.56%) Java
3 19 (9.18%) JavaScript
4 18 (8.70%) SQL
5 8 (3.86%) PHP
5 8 (3.86%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.38%) PHP5
7 5 (2.42%) C#
8 3 (1.45%) VB
9 2 (0.97%) F#
9 2 (0.97%) Scala
9 2 (0.97%) Ruby
10 1 (0.48%) Groovy
10 1 (0.48%) C++
10 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.48%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.48%) VBA
10 1 (0.48%) Python
10 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.83%) Degree
2 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.90%) 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 9 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.38%) Zend
3 6 (2.90%) Oracle
4 4 (1.93%) SAP
5 3 (1.45%) ATG
5 3 (1.45%) Cerillion
5 3 (1.45%) StreamServe
6 2 (0.97%) Facebook
6 2 (0.97%) Twitter
6 2 (0.97%) Talend
6 2 (0.97%) ExactTarget
6 2 (0.97%) Lotus
6 2 (0.97%) Informatica
6 2 (0.97%) JDA
7 1 (0.48%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.48%) Citrix
7 1 (0.48%) Cognos
7 1 (0.48%) Siebel
7 1 (0.48%) Sage
7 1 (0.48%) Reuters
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