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 London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 31 July 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 139 202 205
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +3
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 362 240 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.54% 0.99% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 3.41% 2.16% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 166 167
Average daily rate
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£435 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £515 £388
% change year-on-year
-22.33% +32.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £14.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.64% -
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10617 11136 11864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.15% 45.90% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 7083 7146
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 287 339
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.53 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.33 £48.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Salesforce.com
England

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in London

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in London

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in London

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in London

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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
City of London +33 91 £405 -19.00% 74
Uxbridge - 4 £500 - 1
Hounslow +8 1 £500 +11.11%
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Ilford - - - -
New Malden - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Twickenham - - - - 1
Salesforce.com
England

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 252 (33.42%) CRM
2 206 (27.32%) Apex Code
3 192 (25.46%) Visualforce
4 142 (18.83%) Force.com
5 128 (16.98%) Java
6 121 (16.05%) Mason
7 105 (13.93%) Finance
8 96 (12.73%) Migration
9 83 (11.01%) JavaScript
10 82 (10.88%) Business Analysis
11 75 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
12 67 (8.89%) Project Management
13 66 (8.75%) Web Services
13 66 (8.75%) Data Migration
14 62 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (8.22%) Marketing
15 56 (7.43%) SQL
16 53 (7.03%) Retail
17 52 (6.90%) HTML
18 51 (6.76%) XML
19 49 (6.50%) SaaS
20 48 (6.37%) SOAP
21 38 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
21 38 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
22 34 (4.51%) Telecoms
22 34 (4.51%) Oracle
23 33 (4.38%) CSS
23 33 (4.38%) Microsoft
24 32 (4.24%) ETL
25 31 (4.11%) PHP

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.33%) Lync
3 8 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.80%) Apache
4 6 (0.80%) Drupal
4 6 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.53%) Mule
7 3 (0.40%) Node.js
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (0.27%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.13%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.13%) CMS
9 1 (0.13%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.13%) concrete5
Applications
1 18 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.25%) MS Office
3 16 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.46%) MS Project
5 10 (1.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.27%) Changepoint
3 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.13%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.13%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 142 (18.83%) Force.com
2 49 (6.50%) SaaS
3 38 (5.04%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.46%) Heroku
5 7 (0.93%) PaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.40%) Office 365
6 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.33%) DHCP
1 10 (1.33%) DNS
2 4 (0.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (0.53%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) Intranet
3 3 (0.40%) HTTP
4 2 (0.27%) VPN
4 2 (0.27%) CTI
4 2 (0.27%) Firewall
4 2 (0.27%) Softphone
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.13%) LAN
5 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.79%) Relational Database
2 19 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (1.99%) MySQL
4 8 (1.06%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.66%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.40%) Big Data
7 3 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.27%) MS Access
8 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.27%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.13%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 24 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (1.99%) Subversion
3 13 (1.72%) JIRA
4 11 (1.46%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (1.06%) Selenium
6 6 (0.80%) FogBugz
6 6 (0.80%) Trac
6 6 (0.80%) Redmine
6 6 (0.80%) Mercurial
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle APEX
8 3 (0.40%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (0.40%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.40%) PHPUnit
8 3 (0.40%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.40%) Calabash
9 2 (0.27%) Ant
9 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.27%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.27%) Hudson
General
1 105 (13.93%) Finance
2 62 (8.22%) Marketing
3 53 (7.03%) Retail
4 34 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.45%) Publishing
6 19 (2.52%) Billing
7 17 (2.25%) Advertising
8 13 (1.72%) Banking
9 12 (1.59%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.46%) German Language
11 7 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.80%) Back Office
13 5 (0.66%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.66%) French Language
14 4 (0.53%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.27%) Games
15 2 (0.27%) Law
16 1 (0.13%) Electronics
16 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.13%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 248 (32.89%) Developer
2 208 (27.59%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 141 (18.70%) Analyst
4 103 (13.66%) Business Analyst
5 83 (11.01%) Consultant
6 76 (10.08%) Architect
7 69 (9.15%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 68 (9.02%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 66 (8.75%) Project Manager
10 49 (6.50%) Administrator
10 49 (6.50%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
10 49 (6.50%) Salesforce.com Administrator
11 45 (5.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
12 36 (4.77%) Solutions Architect
13 27 (3.58%) Technical Architect
14 21 (2.79%) Designer
15 19 (2.52%) CRM Analyst
16 17 (2.25%) PHP Developer
16 17 (2.25%) CRM Business Analyst
17 14 (1.86%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (25.46%) Visualforce
2 121 (16.05%) Mason
3 66 (8.75%) Web Services
4 52 (6.90%) HTML
5 51 (6.76%) XML
6 48 (6.37%) SOAP
7 33 (4.38%) CSS
8 29 (3.85%) REST
9 28 (3.71%) .NET
10 26 (3.45%) JSON
11 17 (2.25%) Ajax
12 13 (1.72%) XHTML
13 12 (1.59%) SAML
13 12 (1.59%) LAMP
14 11 (1.46%) jQuery
15 9 (1.19%) CodeIgniter
15 9 (1.19%) COM
16 8 (1.06%) XSL
17 7 (0.93%) ASP.NET
17 7 (0.93%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (1.86%) Computer Science
1 14 (1.86%) FMCG
1 14 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (1.46%) Data Integration
3 8 (1.06%) Open Source
4 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 5 (0.66%) Digital Media
6 4 (0.53%) Social Media
6 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.40%) Statistics
8 2 (0.27%) Online Games
8 2 (0.27%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.27%) IVR
8 2 (0.27%) New Media
9 1 (0.13%) Replication
9 1 (0.13%) PMI
9 1 (0.13%) W3C
9 1 (0.13%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.25%) Windows
2 14 (1.86%) Windows 7
3 12 (1.59%) Windows XP
4 8 (1.06%) Linux
5 6 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.27%) Android
6 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (33.42%) CRM
2 96 (12.73%) Migration
3 82 (10.88%) Business Analysis
4 75 (9.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 67 (8.89%) Project Management
6 66 (8.75%) Data Migration
7 62 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 32 (4.24%) ETL
10 31 (4.11%) OO
11 28 (3.71%) SOA
12 27 (3.58%) Data Modelling
13 26 (3.45%) E-Commerce
14 25 (3.32%) Time Management
15 23 (3.05%) Scrum
16 21 (2.79%) MVC
16 21 (2.79%) Change Management
17 20 (2.65%) PRINCE2
18 19 (2.52%) Asset Management
19 16 (2.12%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 206 (27.32%) Apex Code
2 128 (16.98%) Java
3 83 (11.01%) JavaScript
4 56 (7.43%) SQL
5 31 (4.11%) PHP
6 24 (3.18%) C#
7 10 (1.33%) PHP5
8 7 (0.93%) C
9 6 (0.80%) Python
9 6 (0.80%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.53%) Ruby
10 4 (0.53%) C++
11 3 (0.40%) VB
12 2 (0.27%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.27%) F#
12 2 (0.27%) Scala
13 1 (0.13%) Groovy
13 1 (0.13%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.13%) VBA
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (3.18%) Degree
2 6 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (0.40%) ISEB
4 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.27%) PMP
4 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.33%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) GxP
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 6 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (1.33%) SCCM
1 10 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 34 (4.51%) Oracle
2 33 (4.38%) Microsoft
3 23 (3.05%) SAP
4 22 (2.92%) Eloqua
5 16 (2.12%) ATG
6 14 (1.86%) Zend
7 11 (1.46%) Talend
8 10 (1.33%) AppSense
8 10 (1.33%) ION Trading
8 10 (1.33%) MarketAxess
8 10 (1.33%) eSpeed
8 10 (1.33%) Bloomberg
8 10 (1.33%) Symantec
8 10 (1.33%) Murex
9 8 (1.06%) NetSuite
10 7 (0.93%) ExactTarget
11 6 (0.80%) Altiris
11 6 (0.80%) Siebel
12 5 (0.66%) HP
12 5 (0.66%) Business Objects
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £325 to £425 per day 6 month Rolling + Top Rate for SFDC SME expe
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £44000 - £47000 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Red Commerce
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Rate: From £400 to £600 per annum 6 month rolling contract -Possibly more fo
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago