The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Salesforce Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Architect
Rank 579 608 609
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Architect 49 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.098% 0.067% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.070% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 18
Median daily rate £575 £550 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £693 £693 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47474 52672 53743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31013 33568 33961
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1672 2047 2214
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Salesforce Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Salesforce Architect in the job title.

Salesforce Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Salesforce Architect within the UK.

Salesforce Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Salesforce Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Salesforce Architect
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 December 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
England +22 47 £588 +6.81% 9
London +3 30 £600 +14.28% 6
South East +24 5 £550 - 1
East of England +14 5 £683 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £683 -
Huntingdon - 4 - -
Berkshire +9 3 £475 -13.63%
North West - 3 £506 -
City of London -7 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £600 -
Manchester - 2 £413 -
Slough +4 1 £550 -
Nottinghamshire 0 1 £550 -
East Midlands -10 1 £550 - 1
South West - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
North Wales - 1 £475 -
Flintshire - 1 £475 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £683 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £683 -
Cambridge - 1 £683 -
Reading - 1 £400 -
Holywell - 1 £475 -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £475 -

Salesforce Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Salesforce Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Salesforce Architect in the job title.

1 96 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 32 (33.33%) Marketing
2 32 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 29 (30.21%) Data Modelling
4 28 (29.17%) CRM
4 28 (29.17%) Visualforce
5 24 (25.00%) SOA
6 19 (19.79%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (18.75%) UML
7 18 (18.75%) Eloqua
8 17 (17.71%) Oracle
8 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (16.67%) Java
9 16 (16.67%) Finance
10 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
10 13 (13.54%) Marketing Automation
11 12 (12.50%) Web Services
11 12 (12.50%) Force.com
12 11 (11.46%) Use Case
12 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.46%) XML
12 11 (11.46%) SOAP
13 10 (10.42%) SAP
14 9 (9.38%) .NET
14 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 9 (9.38%) Migration
14 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
14 9 (9.38%) Degree
14 9 (9.38%) REST
14 9 (9.38%) Salesforce.com CRM

Salesforce Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.08%) CMS
2 2 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.04%) Apache
3 1 (1.04%) Drupal
3 1 (1.04%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (18.75%) Eloqua
2 9 (9.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (7.29%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (3.13%) Radian6
4 3 (3.13%) Social Studio
5 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.50%) Force.com
2 4 (4.17%) SaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.08%) G Suite
5 1 (1.04%) Boomi
5 1 (1.04%) CallidusCloud
5 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) CTI
2 3 (3.13%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) HTTP
2 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.04%) GIS
3 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 32 (33.33%) Marketing
2 16 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (6.25%) Billing
3 6 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Banking
6 1 (1.04%) German Language
6 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) Visualforce
2 12 (12.50%) Web Services
3 11 (11.46%) SOAP
3 11 (11.46%) XML
4 9 (9.38%) .NET
4 9 (9.38%) REST
5 6 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.21%) COM
6 5 (5.21%) Middleware
7 3 (3.13%) Kafka
7 3 (3.13%) Mason
7 3 (3.13%) Node.js
7 3 (3.13%) Spring
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.04%) jQuery
9 1 (1.04%) JSON
9 1 (1.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (7.29%) Data Structures
1 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.25%) IVR
3 5 (5.21%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.17%) Social Media
5 3 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.04%) User Experience
7 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (30.21%) Data Modelling
2 28 (29.17%) CRM
3 24 (25.00%) SOA
4 19 (19.79%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (18.75%) UML
6 17 (17.71%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (13.54%) Marketing Automation
8 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (11.46%) Use Case
9 9 (9.38%) Migration
9 9 (9.38%) TOGAF
10 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (6.25%) Data Migration
11 6 (6.25%) ERD
11 6 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (6.25%) Physical Data Model
12 5 (5.21%) Scrum
12 5 (5.21%) Software Engineering
12 5 (5.21%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 16 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (7.29%) C#
4 3 (3.13%) C++
4 3 (3.13%) Ruby
4 3 (3.13%) SQL
5 1 (1.04%) C
5 1 (1.04%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
5 1 (1.04%) Python
5 1 (1.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) MBA
2 1 (1.04%) PhD
2 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (17.71%) Oracle
3 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.42%) SAP
5 7 (7.29%) Hyperion
6 6 (6.25%) Informatica
6 6 (6.25%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 5 (5.21%) IBM
8 3 (3.13%) Conga
8 3 (3.13%) Pardot
8 3 (3.13%) Talend
9 2 (2.08%) Google
10 1 (1.04%) Callidus
10 1 (1.04%) ION Trading
10 1 (1.04%) Jitterbit
10 1 (1.04%) Marketo
10 1 (1.04%) NetSuite
10 1 (1.04%) Siebel
10 1 (1.04%) WSO2
10 1 (1.04%) Zuora