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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com
Rank 33 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 6 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.90% 0.84% 3.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.97% 2.04% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate
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£378 £330 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.39% -37.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Slough region.

Vendors Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 98 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 47.94% 41.18% 33.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 42 40
Average daily rate £350 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £18.38 £24.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -48.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £12.75 £17.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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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 19 December 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 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Visualforce
1 7 (63.64%) Apex Code
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Force.com
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) Gradle
4 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
4 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
4 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) Informatica
6 1 (9.09%) C++

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Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Force.com
2 4 (36.36%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (36.36%) Google App Engine
2 4 (36.36%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (36.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Gradle
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Informatica Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Visualforce
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Automated Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
1 7 (63.64%) Apex Code
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Google
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Informatica