The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 35 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 12 0 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.29% - 8.82%
As % of the Vendors category 8.11% - 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 11
Average daily rate
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£450 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.45% +22.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
148 85 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.55% 45.45% 56.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 43 71
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £477 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 7
Average hourly rate £19.38 £23.75 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.40% +49.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.88 £17.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
4 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (13.64%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 3 (13.64%) Confluence
4 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.09%) GitHub
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) ETL
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) MS Project
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Publishing
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
6 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (13.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
1 3 (13.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
1 5 (22.73%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Development Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Migration Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Web Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Software Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) CRM
2 2 (9.09%) ETL
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Migration
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
3 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP