The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 72 - 60
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.42% - 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£338 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +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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Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
447 363 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.22% 32.94% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 143 123
Average daily rate £400 £400 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £275 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.72 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £32.40 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Mason
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (11.11%) Force.com
3 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Eloqua
3 1 (11.11%) Vermilion
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Force.com
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) UAT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Mason
2 1 (11.11%) Visualforce
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Scrum
1 3 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) B2B
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Eloqua
1 1 (11.11%) Vermilion