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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 57 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 10 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.11% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 0.60% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +73.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £480 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £540 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £14.00 -
% change year-on-year
+44.64% -
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
441 501 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.78% 51.54% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 189 203
Average daily rate £375 £364 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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 24 July 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Force.com
4 4 (30.77%) MS Project
4 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
4 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
5 3 (23.08%) Apex Code
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) Siebel
5 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Business Development
6 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) B2C
6 2 (15.38%) ERP

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (30.77%) MS Project
1 4 (30.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) OLAP
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ERwin
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modeller
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Mason
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Development
5 2 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) B2B
5 2 (15.38%) B2C
5 2 (15.38%) ERP
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Business Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Apex Code
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
1 3 (23.08%) Siebel
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) Eloqua
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Netezza