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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
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Rank - 115 105
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 0 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.46% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.14% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate
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- £463 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +68.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £373 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.38% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.68 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-47.75% -
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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
1126 1049 1113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 37.52% 39.80% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 490 527
Average daily rate £350 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £15.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £37.20 £43.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Eagle STAR
2 1 (20.00%) Mason
2 1 (20.00%) Vermilion
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office

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Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Eagle STAR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Mason
1 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (40.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Vermilion
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft