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 29 April 2016 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).

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com
Rank 11 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 14 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.61% 1.37% 4.58%
As % of the Vendors category 13.46% 2.72% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 5
Average daily rate £406 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £157 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £545 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.68 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.48% -47.75%
Salesforce.com
Berkshire

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
104 147 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 56.52% 50.34% 50.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 78 68
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.61 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -21.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Salesforce.com
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

Salesforce.com
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

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (70.97%) Visualforce
2 20 (64.52%) Apex Code
3 14 (45.16%) Force.com
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
4 12 (38.71%) Ant
5 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
5 11 (35.48%) SOA
5 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
5 11 (35.48%) Subversion
5 11 (35.48%) SDLC
6 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
6 10 (32.26%) CRM
7 9 (29.03%) Web Services
8 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 7 (22.58%) Workflow
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (16.13%) XML
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) .NET
10 5 (16.13%) J2EE
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle
10 5 (16.13%) HTML
10 5 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (16.13%) Apache Flex
10 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
11 4 (12.90%) NetSuite
11 4 (12.90%) Java

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (16.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (45.16%) Force.com
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (9.68%) FinancialForce.com
4 2 (6.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) Heroku
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Ant
2 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (35.48%) Subversion
3 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 5 (16.13%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
1 23 (74.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Designer
3 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (6.45%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (3.23%) CRM Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) Visualforce
2 9 (29.03%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) Apache Flex
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) J2EE
3 5 (16.13%) XML
4 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) jQuery
5 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
3 11 (35.48%) SDLC
3 11 (35.48%) SOA
4 10 (32.26%) CRM
4 10 (32.26%) Web Application Development
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
8 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
9 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
9 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.45%) Usability Testing
9 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
10 1 (3.23%) Coaching
10 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
10 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Apex Code
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) NetSuite
3 3 (9.68%) Marketo
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica