The first table below looks at the demand for the Salesforce.com Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Architect
Rank 562 505 555
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +50
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce.com Architect 25 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.069% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.075% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 18
Average daily rate £500 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £429 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £474
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50313 44084 56073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.17% 92.43% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30713 25214 30795
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2177 2578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Salesforce.com Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Salesforce.com Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Salesforce.com Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Salesforce.com Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Salesforce.com Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Salesforce.com Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Salesforce.com Architect
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -54 23 £500 -4.76%
London -15 16 £525 +5.00%
City of London 0 7 £650 +30.00%

Salesforce.com Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Salesforce.com Architect in their job title 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 with Salesforce.com Architect in their job title.

1 48 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (43.75%) Apex Code
3 19 (39.58%) Visualforce
3 19 (39.58%) CRM
4 16 (33.33%) Force.com
5 11 (22.92%) Java
6 9 (18.75%) SQL
6 9 (18.75%) ERP
6 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) Finance
7 8 (16.67%) Web Services
7 8 (16.67%) C++
8 7 (14.58%) J2EE
8 7 (14.58%) XML
8 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (12.50%) Release Management
9 6 (12.50%) Retail
9 6 (12.50%) Workflow
9 6 (12.50%) SOA
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 5 (10.42%) HTTP
10 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
10 5 (10.42%) Struts
10 5 (10.42%) Mason
10 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (10.42%) SaaS
10 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
10 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (8.33%) HTML

Salesforce.com Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Salesforce.com Architect in their job title 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 with Salesforce.com Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 16 (33.33%) Force.com
2 5 (10.42%) SaaS
2 5 (10.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
1 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Retail
4 3 (6.25%) Billing
5 2 (4.17%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Front Office
6 1 (2.08%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) Visualforce
2 8 (16.67%) Web Services
3 7 (14.58%) XML
3 7 (14.58%) J2EE
4 5 (10.42%) Struts
4 5 (10.42%) Mason
5 4 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (4.17%) SAML
6 2 (4.17%) Apache Flex
6 2 (4.17%) RESTful
6 2 (4.17%) SOAP
6 2 (4.17%) REST
7 1 (2.08%) .NET
7 1 (2.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.17%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) CRM
2 9 (18.75%) ERP
3 8 (16.67%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (12.50%) Release Management
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (12.50%) Workflow
5 6 (12.50%) SOA
6 5 (10.42%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.33%) B2B
8 3 (6.25%) OOD
8 3 (6.25%) OO
8 3 (6.25%) Migration
8 3 (6.25%) User Stories
9 2 (4.17%) Use Case
9 2 (4.17%) Usability Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.17%) Time Management
9 2 (4.17%) Data Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) Apex Code
2 11 (22.92%) Java
3 9 (18.75%) SQL
4 8 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) C#
5 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Groovy
6 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) ATG
3 2 (4.17%) Eloqua
3 2 (4.17%) Talend
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