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 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 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 Edinburgh 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 69 41 65
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +24
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 12 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.93% 1.86% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.64% 5.05% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate £463 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -40.00%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
454 277 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.36% 36.79% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 100 194
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.14% +167.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Salesforce.com
Scotland

Salesforce.com
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

Salesforce.com
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

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (60.00%) Visualforce
1 9 (60.00%) Apex Code
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) VBA
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (40.00%) CRM
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) B2B
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Mason
7 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (13.33%) SaaS
7 2 (13.33%) Force.com
8 1 (6.67%) Eloqua
8 1 (6.67%) User Stories
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) Informatica
8 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
1 2 (13.33%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (13.33%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) Data Governance
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Management
3 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) B2B
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Apex Code
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Eloqua
1 1 (6.67%) Informatica