The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 70 77 71
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 1 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.54% 1.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 1.06% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 13
Average daily rate
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£550 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
421 566 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 46.11% 50.76% 56.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 314 215
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 37
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -30.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £11.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.80 £20.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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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

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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

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Eloqua
4 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) PMP
4 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
5 2 (16.67%) B2B
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 2 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) JIRA
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
6 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
6 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement

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Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Sales Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Campaign Manager
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Operations Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) B2B
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMP
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Eloqua
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft