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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 225 182 270
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +88
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 517 601 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.99% 1.20% 0.72%
As % of the Vendors category 2.24% 2.66% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 399 232
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £400 £508
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -21.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +44.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+72.83% +44.64%
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
23062 22583 21931
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 43.99% 44.99% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13906 12758 12261
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £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 1001 1022 1112
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -15 346 £450 +5.88% 162
South East -46 97 £388 -4.61% 55
North West +1 27 £363 -14.70% 12
West Midlands -3 12 £320 -32.63% 14
South West -1 10 £300 -36.84% 6
Yorkshire -27 8 £400 -3.03% 11
East of England -17 6 £350 +16.66% 12
East Midlands -25 3 £650 +44.44% 6
Midlands - 2 - - 3
North East - 2 £325 - 2
Salesforce.com
UK

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 321 (32.46%) CRM
2 213 (21.54%) Apex Code
3 201 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
4 185 (18.71%) Finance
5 167 (16.89%) Marketing
5 167 (16.89%) Visualforce
6 127 (12.84%) Java
7 109 (11.02%) SQL
8 107 (10.82%) Project Management
9 96 (9.71%) JavaScript
10 93 (9.40%) Force.com
11 92 (9.30%) Oracle
12 90 (9.10%) HTML
13 78 (7.89%) REST
13 78 (7.89%) Scrum
14 74 (7.48%) Migration
14 74 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 71 (7.18%) Web Services
16 66 (6.67%) Business Analysis
17 63 (6.37%) Asset Management
18 62 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
19 58 (5.86%) .NET
20 56 (5.66%) E-Commerce
21 55 (5.56%) CSS
22 51 (5.16%) SAP
22 51 (5.16%) Microsoft
23 50 (5.06%) SQL Server
24 48 (4.85%) SOAP
24 48 (4.85%) Mason
25 47 (4.75%) jQuery

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 23 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.12%) CMS
3 17 (1.72%) Apache
4 16 (1.62%) Mule
5 8 (0.81%) Mule ESB
6 6 (0.61%) Drupal
6 6 (0.61%) IIS
6 6 (0.61%) Liferay
7 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.30%) Node.js
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.30%) SAS
10 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.20%) JBoss
Applications
1 35 (3.54%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (1.82%) MS Visio
4 17 (1.72%) MS Office
5 11 (1.11%) MS Project
6 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.40%) FastStats
8 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 42 (4.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.72%) Radian6
3 10 (1.01%) GoldMine
3 10 (1.01%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.91%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.91%) BigMachines
5 5 (0.51%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
6 4 (0.40%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.30%) Sage CRM
7 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.20%) Unica
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 93 (9.40%) Force.com
2 47 (4.75%) SaaS
3 36 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.62%) Heroku
4 16 (1.62%) SmartFocus
5 10 (1.01%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.71%) Veeva
7 6 (0.61%) FinancialForce.com
7 6 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (0.61%) PaaS
8 5 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.40%) Boomi
9 4 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (0.30%) CallidusCloud
10 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.30%) Office 365
10 3 (0.30%) GitHub
10 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
11 2 (0.20%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.10%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.11%) Intranet
2 10 (1.01%) Internet
2 10 (1.01%) HTTP
3 9 (0.91%) LDAP
4 5 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.51%) CTI
5 4 (0.40%) MPLS
6 3 (0.30%) Firewall
6 3 (0.30%) Network Security
7 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.20%) WAN
7 2 (0.20%) Broadband
7 2 (0.20%) LAN
8 1 (0.10%) PBX
8 1 (0.10%) VoIP
8 1 (0.10%) VPN
8 1 (0.10%) IPv4
8 1 (0.10%) IPv6
8 1 (0.10%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (5.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.83%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (1.82%) MySQL
5 13 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.31%) QlikView
6 9 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.61%) Big Data
8 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.51%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (0.51%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.30%) PowerCenter
10 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (2.12%) Subversion
2 20 (2.02%) JIRA
3 19 (1.92%) Selenium
3 19 (1.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.01%) Oracle APEX
4 10 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.01%) Mercurial
4 10 (1.01%) Redmine
4 10 (1.01%) FogBugz
4 10 (1.01%) Trac
5 9 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 9 (0.91%) Maven
6 8 (0.81%) WebDriver
7 6 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.61%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.30%) JMeter
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 185 (18.71%) Finance
2 167 (16.89%) Marketing
3 44 (4.45%) Retail
4 30 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 19 (1.92%) Banking
7 16 (1.62%) Publishing
8 13 (1.31%) Billing
8 13 (1.31%) Law
9 12 (1.21%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.11%) Back Office
11 8 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.81%) Front Office
11 8 (0.81%) Advertising
11 8 (0.81%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.61%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) German Language
14 3 (0.30%) French Language
14 3 (0.30%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 294 (29.73%) Developer
2 185 (18.71%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 168 (16.99%) Analyst
4 118 (11.93%) Architect
5 112 (11.32%) Project Manager
6 105 (10.62%) Consultant
7 89 (9.00%) Business Analyst
8 84 (8.49%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 60 (6.07%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 54 (5.46%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
11 52 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 51 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
13 48 (4.85%) Administrator
14 47 (4.75%) Salesforce.com Administrator
15 34 (3.44%) Technical Architect
16 19 (1.92%) CRM Manager
17 18 (1.82%) Technical Leader
17 18 (1.82%) Data Analyst
18 17 (1.72%) CRM Analyst
19 15 (1.52%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (16.89%) Visualforce
2 90 (9.10%) HTML
3 78 (7.89%) REST
4 71 (7.18%) Web Services
5 58 (5.86%) .NET
6 55 (5.56%) CSS
7 48 (4.85%) SOAP
7 48 (4.85%) Mason
8 47 (4.75%) jQuery
9 42 (4.25%) XML
10 36 (3.64%) HTML5
11 29 (2.93%) JSON
12 28 (2.83%) AngularJS
13 26 (2.63%) Middleware
14 17 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 13 (1.31%) Ajax
15 13 (1.31%) ASP.NET
15 13 (1.31%) CSS3
16 12 (1.21%) Ruby on Rails
17 10 (1.01%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.13%) User Experience
3 20 (2.02%) Computer Science
4 17 (1.72%) FMCG
4 17 (1.72%) Social Media
5 16 (1.62%) Data Integration
5 16 (1.62%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.11%) Mobile App
6 11 (1.11%) Video on Demand
7 10 (1.01%) Visualisation
8 9 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (0.61%) iPad
11 5 (0.51%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.51%) IPTV
11 5 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 4 (0.40%) PMI
12 4 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (0.40%) IVR
13 3 (0.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (2.33%) Linux
2 19 (1.92%) Windows
2 19 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 10 (1.01%) Android
4 7 (0.71%) UNIX
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (32.46%) CRM
2 201 (20.32%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (10.82%) Project Management
4 78 (7.89%) Scrum
5 74 (7.48%) Migration
5 74 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 63 (6.37%) Asset Management
8 56 (5.66%) E-Commerce
9 43 (4.35%) ETL
9 43 (4.35%) Waterfall
10 42 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
11 40 (4.04%) Workflow
12 38 (3.84%) Data Migration
13 35 (3.54%) SDLC
14 33 (3.34%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (3.24%) SOA
16 31 (3.13%) ERP
17 30 (3.03%) Analytics
18 29 (2.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 213 (21.54%) Apex Code
2 127 (12.84%) Java
3 109 (11.02%) SQL
4 96 (9.71%) JavaScript
5 36 (3.64%) C#
6 24 (2.43%) SOQL
7 23 (2.33%) Ruby
8 22 (2.22%) PHP
9 15 (1.52%) Python
10 13 (1.31%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.11%) Shell Script
12 10 (1.01%) PHP5
13 8 (0.81%) C
14 7 (0.71%) BeanShell
15 6 (0.61%) Apple Swift
15 6 (0.61%) PowerShell
15 6 (0.61%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.51%) SOSL
16 5 (0.51%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (3.74%) Degree
2 20 (2.02%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.62%) PMP
4 9 (0.91%) ISEB
4 9 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.30%) APMP
6 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.20%) MCDST
7 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.20%) MCSA
7 2 (0.20%) CCA
7 2 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CISSP
8 1 (0.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.10%) CCNA
8 1 (0.10%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.25%) QA
2 6 (0.61%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) MiFID
4 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) GAMP
5 1 (0.10%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) XenApp
2 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (1.82%) CloudHub
2 7 (0.71%) Jitterbit
3 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.40%) DBAmp
3 4 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 92 (9.30%) Oracle
2 51 (5.16%) SAP
2 51 (5.16%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.34%) Informatica
4 30 (3.03%) Siebel
5 29 (2.93%) Eloqua
6 24 (2.43%) Google
7 20 (2.02%) Tableau
8 19 (1.92%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.62%) Marketo
9 16 (1.62%) ExactTarget
9 16 (1.62%) Demandware
10 15 (1.52%) Sage
11 10 (1.01%) TIBCO
11 10 (1.01%) NetSuite
12 9 (0.91%) Facebook
12 9 (0.91%) Twitter
12 9 (0.91%) Cisco
12 9 (0.91%) CA
13 8 (0.81%) IBM
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
First Point
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mason Frank
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mason Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago