The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 32 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 5 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.76% 0.38% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 0.69% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £550 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.72% +67.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
117 145 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.20% 55.77% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 70 32
Average daily rate £325 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £208 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.69% -9.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £37.20 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (48.57%) .NET
3 15 (42.86%) CRM
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) Java
6 11 (31.43%) J2EE
6 11 (31.43%) Web Services
7 10 (28.57%) SOAP
7 10 (28.57%) Siebel
7 10 (28.57%) Metastorm
8 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
8 9 (25.71%) Ant
8 9 (25.71%) QA
9 7 (20.00%) Workflow
10 6 (17.14%) Apex Code
11 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (14.29%) Google App Engine
11 5 (14.29%) Force.com
11 5 (14.29%) Visualforce
11 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
11 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (14.29%) Release Management
11 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
11 5 (14.29%) RESTful
11 5 (14.29%) DevOps
11 5 (14.29%) Electronics

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (5.71%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (14.29%) Force.com
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (14.29%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
1 1 (2.86%) SNMP
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) Ant
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (11.43%) Gradle
3 4 (11.43%) Eclipse
4 2 (5.71%) Selenium
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Electronics
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.00%) Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Architect
8 1 (2.86%) Junior
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Informatica Developer
8 1 (2.86%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) .NET
2 11 (31.43%) J2EE
2 11 (31.43%) Web Services
3 10 (28.57%) SOAP
4 5 (14.29%) XML
4 5 (14.29%) RESTful
4 5 (14.29%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) Workflow
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 5 (14.29%) Release Management
4 5 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.43%) SOA
5 4 (11.43%) Validation
6 3 (8.57%) Scrum
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) Apex Code
3 4 (11.43%) SOQL
3 4 (11.43%) SOSL
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Siebel
1 10 (28.57%) Metastorm
2 5 (14.29%) VMware
2 5 (14.29%) Google
2 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 5 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
3 1 (2.86%) Comptel
3 1 (2.86%) Unica
3 1 (2.86%) NetCracker