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 Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 18 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 Reading 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 69 67 76
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 0.39% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.77% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £388 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -40.00%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
559 389 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 52.05% 50.39% 55.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 149 217
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 28
Average hourly rate £14.67 £28.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.60% +93.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £14.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Salesforce.com
Berkshire

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) E-Learning
4 3 (27.27%) Learning Management System
5 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
5 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 2 (18.18%) Mason
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Netezza
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
5 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Informatica
6 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
6 1 (9.09%) CODA
6 1 (9.09%) ERwin
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
6 1 (9.09%) ETL

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 1 (9.09%) PowerCenter
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ERwin
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Trainer
1 4 (36.36%) IT Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modeller
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Modeller
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
1 2 (18.18%) Mason
2 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) E-Learning
1 3 (27.27%) Learning Management System
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Netezza
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) CODA
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel
3 1 (9.09%) Eloqua