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 Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 16 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 Essex 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 62 47 42
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.51% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £400 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +128.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-14.41% +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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
372 195 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 47.57% 45.99% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 91 98
Average daily rate £400 £264 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.65% +17.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £103 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 45 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.50 £26.28
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% +4.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.20 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.33 £37.42 £43.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Salesforce.com
East of England

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basildon - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Witham - - - - 2
Salesforce.com
East of England

Salesforce.com
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) Android Development
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) French Language
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Force.com

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Android Development
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA