The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 113 - 106
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 15 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% - 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£375 - £455
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £452
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 - £539
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -
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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 Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1168 1102 1012
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.44% 43.49% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 531 437
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £202 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 72
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -23.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £9.25 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Edinburgh - 12 £363 - 5
Glasgow - 3 £550 -
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UK

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (60.87%) CRM
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (26.09%) Banking
6 5 (21.74%) Visualforce
6 5 (21.74%) Apex Code
6 5 (21.74%) MS Office
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 5 (21.74%) B2B
7 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
7 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
7 4 (17.39%) RESTful
7 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Time Management
8 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Vermilion
9 2 (8.70%) SOQL
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.70%) Change Management
9 2 (8.70%) Front Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (21.74%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Eagle STAR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Force.com
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Front Office
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Private Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
1 7 (30.43%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) CRM Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (8.70%) UAT Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Change Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Financial Services Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) CSS
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
1 5 (21.74%) XML
1 5 (21.74%) HTML
1 5 (21.74%) Visualforce
2 4 (17.39%) RESTful
3 2 (8.70%) Mason
4 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) CRM
2 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) B2B
4 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 4 (17.39%) Investment Management
5 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Workflow
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Apex Code
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) SOQL
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) ISEB
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Vermilion
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Rate: £300.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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JM
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago