The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 193 239 296
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +57
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 534 384 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.12% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 1.83% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 241 149
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £34.37 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.43% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Salesforce.com
UK

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

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21697 21002 19019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.49% 45.54% 46.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 12640 11746 10308
Average daily rate £400 £393 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 895 927 1159
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in England

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in England

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in England

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in England

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the England region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 317 £450 - 239
South East +2 120 £413 +17.85% 52
Yorkshire +20 41 £475 +11.76% 9
South West +9 17 £450 +50.00% 8
West Midlands +1 15 £350 +7.69% 11
East of England +8 14 £630 +80.00% 9
North West -25 4 £375 -14.28% 12
East Midlands -5 3 £450 +28.57% 11
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - - 1
Salesforce.com
UK

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 355 (32.18%) CRM
2 332 (30.10%) Apex Code
3 281 (25.48%) Visualforce
4 215 (19.49%) Java
5 197 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 190 (17.23%) Finance
7 139 (12.60%) Force.com
8 133 (12.06%) Web Services
9 131 (11.88%) Mason
10 127 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
11 124 (11.24%) REST
12 115 (10.43%) Marketing
13 113 (10.24%) Oracle
14 98 (8.88%) .NET
15 97 (8.79%) SQL
16 90 (8.16%) Project Management
16 90 (8.16%) Microsoft
17 86 (7.80%) SaaS
18 85 (7.71%) SOAP
19 78 (7.07%) Migration
20 74 (6.71%) JavaScript
21 73 (6.62%) XML
22 69 (6.26%) HTML
23 66 (5.98%) C#
24 63 (5.71%) Business Analysis
25 60 (5.44%) SQL Server
26 59 (5.35%) Cloud Computing
27 58 (5.26%) OO
28 57 (5.17%) MS Excel
29 55 (4.99%) ETL

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 25 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 20 (1.81%) Mule
3 16 (1.45%) Adobe CQ
4 11 (1.00%) Drupal
4 11 (1.00%) Apache
4 11 (1.00%) SAS
5 8 (0.73%) IIS
6 6 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (0.54%) SugarCRM
7 5 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.36%) Confluence
8 4 (0.36%) Node.js
8 4 (0.36%) CMS
9 3 (0.27%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.27%) Lync
9 3 (0.27%) Liferay
10 2 (0.18%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 57 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 44 (3.99%) MS Office
4 38 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.82%) Shockwave
6 6 (0.54%) MS Project
7 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.27%) FastStats
9 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 40 (3.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.00%) SiteCatalyst
4 6 (0.54%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.36%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.27%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.27%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.18%) Magento
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.091%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.091%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 139 (12.60%) Force.com
2 86 (7.80%) SaaS
3 59 (5.35%) Cloud Computing
4 15 (1.36%) GitHub
5 9 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.36%) PaaS
6 4 (0.36%) Office 365
7 3 (0.27%) Heroku
8 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (0.18%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.091%) Responsys
9 1 (0.091%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.091%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.091%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.26%) HTTP
2 6 (0.54%) Intranet
2 6 (0.54%) Internet
3 4 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (0.36%) VoIP
3 4 (0.36%) WAN
3 4 (0.36%) LAN
4 3 (0.27%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.18%) CTI
5 2 (0.18%) DNS
5 2 (0.18%) DHCP
6 1 (0.091%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (0.091%) Cisco ICM
6 1 (0.091%) PBX
6 1 (0.091%) Broadband
6 1 (0.091%) ISDN
6 1 (0.091%) IPv4
6 1 (0.091%) IPv6
6 1 (0.091%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.091%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (5.44%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (1.63%) MySQL
4 17 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.36%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.27%) QlikView
7 9 (0.82%) Oracle Database
8 8 (0.73%) InfluxDB
9 5 (0.45%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (0.36%) Star Schema
10 4 (0.36%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.27%) Data Mart
11 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.27%) DB2
11 3 (0.27%) MS Access
11 3 (0.27%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (2.63%) Visual Studio
2 22 (1.99%) JIRA
3 21 (1.90%) Maven
4 20 (1.81%) Subversion
5 19 (1.72%) Jenkins
6 17 (1.54%) Selenium
7 9 (0.82%) Git (software)
8 8 (0.73%) Grunt
8 8 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (0.63%) Ant
9 7 (0.63%) JUnit
9 7 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.54%) Eclipse
11 5 (0.45%) Mockito
12 4 (0.36%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.36%) Hudson
13 3 (0.27%) Yeoman
13 3 (0.27%) Bower
13 3 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 190 (17.23%) Finance
2 115 (10.43%) Marketing
3 46 (4.17%) Retail
4 35 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.63%) Billing
6 25 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 24 (2.18%) Publishing
8 21 (1.90%) Banking
9 12 (1.09%) Games
10 11 (1.00%) Legal
11 9 (0.82%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.82%) Advertising
12 8 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.63%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.63%) Law
14 5 (0.45%) Interactive Media
15 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.27%) French Language
16 3 (0.27%) German Language
16 3 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 369 (33.45%) Developer
2 306 (27.74%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 225 (20.40%) Analyst
4 137 (12.42%) Business Analyst
5 126 (11.42%) Architect
6 97 (8.79%) Consultant
7 90 (8.16%) Project Manager
8 86 (7.80%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 76 (6.89%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 72 (6.53%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 66 (5.98%) Administrator
12 60 (5.44%) Salesforce.com Administrator
13 51 (4.62%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
14 50 (4.53%) Solutions Architect
15 28 (2.54%) Technical Architect
16 26 (2.36%) Author
16 26 (2.36%) Technical Author
17 24 (2.18%) Test Analyst
17 24 (2.18%) Data Analyst
18 19 (1.72%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (25.48%) Visualforce
2 133 (12.06%) Web Services
3 131 (11.88%) Mason
4 124 (11.24%) REST
5 98 (8.88%) .NET
6 85 (7.71%) SOAP
7 73 (6.62%) XML
8 69 (6.26%) HTML
9 45 (4.08%) JSON
10 43 (3.90%) CSS
11 31 (2.81%) jQuery
12 30 (2.72%) Oracle Fusion
13 27 (2.45%) .NET Framework
14 26 (2.36%) Ajax
15 23 (2.09%) Middleware
16 22 (1.99%) HTML5
17 17 (1.54%) JMS
18 15 (1.36%) SAML
19 14 (1.27%) J2EE
20 13 (1.18%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 53 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (2.99%) Computer Science
4 30 (2.72%) User Experience
5 20 (1.81%) Data Integration
6 15 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.18%) Video on Demand
7 13 (1.18%) Open Source
8 11 (1.00%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.00%) Data Structures
9 10 (0.91%) Social Media
10 9 (0.82%) Flash Games
11 8 (0.73%) Taxonomies
12 7 (0.63%) Blog
12 7 (0.63%) FMCG
12 7 (0.63%) Visualisation
13 6 (0.54%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.27%) E-Learning
14 3 (0.27%) Wiki
14 3 (0.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (1.54%) Windows
2 14 (1.27%) Linux
3 9 (0.82%) UNIX
4 3 (0.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.091%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.091%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.091%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 355 (32.18%) CRM
2 197 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 127 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 90 (8.16%) Project Management
5 78 (7.07%) Migration
6 63 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 58 (5.26%) OO
8 55 (4.99%) ETL
8 55 (4.99%) Scrum
9 49 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 49 (4.44%) Integration Testing
10 48 (4.35%) Workflow
10 48 (4.35%) E-Commerce
11 46 (4.17%) Data Migration
12 45 (4.08%) ITIL
12 45 (4.08%) SOA
13 44 (3.99%) Data Modelling
14 43 (3.90%) Release Management
15 41 (3.72%) Enterprise Architecture
16 40 (3.63%) UML
Programming Languages
1 332 (30.10%) Apex Code
2 215 (19.49%) Java
3 97 (8.79%) SQL
4 74 (6.71%) JavaScript
5 66 (5.98%) C#
6 31 (2.81%) SOQL
7 17 (1.54%) C++
8 13 (1.18%) SOSL
9 12 (1.09%) PHP
9 12 (1.09%) PHP5
10 11 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (0.73%) PL/SQL
12 7 (0.63%) Ruby
12 7 (0.63%) C
13 6 (0.54%) VBA
14 4 (0.36%) VB
15 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.18%) Python
16 2 (0.18%) VB6
17 1 (0.091%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (4.26%) Degree
2 23 (2.09%) VCP4
3 10 (0.91%) ISEB
4 7 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.45%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.36%) PMP
8 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.18%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.091%) CIPD
10 1 (0.091%) CCNP
10 1 (0.091%) CCNA
10 1 (0.091%) CIMA
10 1 (0.091%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.091%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.091%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.26%) QA
2 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.36%) SLA
4 2 (0.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.27%) Varnish
3 2 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.73%) Kibana
1 8 (0.73%) Puppet
2 6 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.45%) StatsD
4 3 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.18%) SCCM
5 2 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.091%) Control-M
6 1 (0.091%) Foglight
6 1 (0.091%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 113 (10.24%) Oracle
2 90 (8.16%) Microsoft
3 43 (3.90%) SAP
4 27 (2.45%) Eloqua
5 25 (2.27%) Siebel
6 23 (2.09%) Informatica
7 22 (1.99%) Adobe
8 14 (1.27%) Cisco
9 13 (1.18%) Marketo
10 11 (1.00%) Google
10 11 (1.00%) Business Objects
11 9 (0.82%) ExactTarget
12 8 (0.73%) Tableau
12 8 (0.73%) IBM
12 8 (0.73%) Dell
13 7 (0.63%) HP
13 7 (0.63%) Talend
14 6 (0.54%) Neolane
14 6 (0.54%) Sage
14 6 (0.54%) Unica
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Birmingham
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City of London
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City of London
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Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £650 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Rate: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
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