The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com
Rank 124 114 137
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 16 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.84% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.36% 2.16% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 7
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £363 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £533 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £15.68 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+59.48% -47.75%
Salesforce.com
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1180 1201 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.90% 38.98% 42.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 675 847
Median daily rate £363 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 95 83
Median hourly rate £23.50 £20.19 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% +30.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.06 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.24 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Salesforce.com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 5 £425 -
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 -
Wiltshire -3 2 £344 -40.21%
Devon -3 1 - -
Salesforce.com
England

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Mason
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) Apex Code
5 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
5 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) SAP
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
6 4 (14.81%) C#
6 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (14.81%) OOD
6 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (14.81%) Service Management
6 4 (14.81%) ITSM
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
6 4 (14.81%) Lucene
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) ExpressionEngine
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) BigMachines
1 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (3.70%) Primavera
2 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (14.81%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (14.81%) Data Mining
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerCenter
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) TestLink
3 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
1 4 (14.81%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Principal Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Mason
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) RESTful
3 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) Lucene
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) Itk
6 1 (3.70%) Laravel
6 1 (3.70%) Swing
6 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) XSL
6 1 (3.70%) XSLT
6 1 (3.70%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.81%) Life Science
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
1 7 (25.93%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) IT Governance
4 4 (14.81%) ITSM
4 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
4 4 (14.81%) OO
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 4 (14.81%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (14.81%) Use Case
4 4 (14.81%) Workflow
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) ERP
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) Logistics
5 2 (7.41%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Apex Code
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) DBAmp
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
1 5 (18.52%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Siebel
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Siemens
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau