The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 240 208 245
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +37
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 540 597 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.07% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 2.35% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 392 273
Average daily rate
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£438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £438 £475
% change year-on-year
-10.57% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £24.25 £75.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.02% -67.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £21.65 £55.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £26.85 £95.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 -
% change year-on-year
+44.32% -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25732 25448 24415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.93% 45.76% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15200 14185 13493
Average daily rate £400 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1100 1086 1100
Average hourly rate £18.75 £18.46 £19.48
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -5.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend

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

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Salesforce.com
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -31 533 £438 -2.77% 383
London -19 345 £463 +2.77% 243
South East -23 96 £363 -19.44% 67
City of London -7 83 £450 +12.50% 82
North West -1 39 £426 +6.56% 16
Berkshire -7 39 £306 -37.50% 23
Manchester 0 24 £433 +8.12% 9
Surrey -2 19 £320 -32.63% 5
Oxfordshire -23 16 £450 - 12
Reading 0 15 £288 -50.00% 11
Hampshire -5 13 £488 +30.00% 10
Oxford -14 13 £450 - 1
South West -5 12 £375 -26.65% 11
West Midlands -10 11 £475 - 11
Cheshire -1 10 £325 - 3
East of England -9 8 £338 +12.50% 18
Yorkshire -33 8 £400 -11.11% 6
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £235 -27.69% 6
High Wycombe +3 5 £225 -30.76% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 5 £350 -32.95%
Bristol +1 5 £338 -34.14% 3
Macclesfield 0 5 - - 1
Slough -6 5 £275 -43.87% 1
East Midlands -22 4 £463 +4.22% 7
North Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 1
York - 4 £400 -
Birmingham +5 3 £625 +400.00% 4
Hertfordshire +2 3 - - 3
Devon +1 3 £300 -50.00% 2
Basingstoke -2 3 £600 +77.77% 1

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 338 (33.77%) CRM
2 202 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
3 197 (19.68%) Apex Code
4 188 (18.78%) Finance
5 168 (16.78%) Marketing
6 166 (16.58%) Visualforce
7 132 (13.19%) Project Management
8 128 (12.79%) Java
9 110 (10.99%) HTML
10 105 (10.49%) JavaScript
11 103 (10.29%) SQL
12 99 (9.89%) Oracle
13 93 (9.29%) Force.com
14 81 (8.09%) Scrum
15 76 (7.59%) Web Services
16 70 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
17 67 (6.69%) Asset Management
17 67 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
18 64 (6.39%) CSS
19 63 (6.29%) Migration
20 61 (6.09%) Business Analysis
21 59 (5.89%) E-Commerce
22 53 (5.29%) .NET
23 52 (5.19%) SAP
23 52 (5.19%) REST
23 52 (5.19%) SaaS
23 52 (5.19%) Mason
24 51 (5.09%) jQuery
24 51 (5.09%) HTML5
25 47 (4.70%) SQL Server

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 24 (2.40%) CMS
2 19 (1.90%) Apache
3 18 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 13 (1.30%) Mule
5 6 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.60%) Drupal
6 5 (0.50%) Liferay
6 5 (0.50%) Mule ESB
6 5 (0.50%) IIS
7 4 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.40%) WordPress
8 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
9 2 (0.20%) Node.js
Applications
1 31 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.80%) MS Office
3 16 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.30%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.20%) MS Project
6 5 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.40%) FastStats
8 2 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 38 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (1.90%) Radian6
3 15 (1.50%) BigMachines
3 15 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.90%) GoldMine
4 9 (0.90%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.80%) SAP CRM
6 5 (0.50%) SAP SRM
7 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.40%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
7 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.20%) Agresso
9 2 (0.20%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (9.29%) Force.com
2 52 (5.19%) SaaS
3 38 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.60%) Heroku
4 16 (1.60%) SmartFocus
5 12 (1.20%) Veeva
6 10 (1.00%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.70%) PaaS
7 7 (0.70%) FinancialForce.com
8 6 (0.60%) Office 365
9 5 (0.50%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.40%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.40%) Boomi
11 3 (0.30%) CallidusCloud
11 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
11 3 (0.30%) Taleo
12 2 (0.20%) iPaaS
13 1 (0.100%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.10%) Intranet
1 11 (1.10%) Internet
2 9 (0.90%) LDAP
3 8 (0.80%) HTTP
4 5 (0.50%) Ethernet
4 5 (0.50%) CTI
5 4 (0.40%) MPLS
5 4 (0.40%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.30%) Firewall
6 3 (0.30%) Network Security
7 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.20%) VPN
7 2 (0.20%) LAN
7 2 (0.20%) WAN
8 1 (0.100%) FTP
8 1 (0.100%) DSL
8 1 (0.100%) PBX
8 1 (0.100%) Broadband
8 1 (0.100%) SAN
8 1 (0.100%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (4.70%) SQL Server
2 28 (2.80%) Relational Database
3 22 (2.20%) MySQL
4 20 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
5 11 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.70%) Data Mining
8 6 (0.60%) QlikView
8 6 (0.60%) Big Data
8 6 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.50%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.30%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.20%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 21 (2.10%) JIRA
1 21 (2.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (1.80%) Subversion
3 15 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
3 15 (1.50%) Selenium
4 11 (1.10%) Mercurial
4 11 (1.10%) Redmine
4 11 (1.10%) FogBugz
4 11 (1.10%) Trac
5 10 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 8 (0.80%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.70%) WebDriver
8 6 (0.60%) Maven
8 6 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.50%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (0.50%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.30%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.30%) JMeter
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 188 (18.78%) Finance
2 168 (16.78%) Marketing
3 44 (4.40%) Retail
4 32 (3.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.30%) Banking
6 13 (1.30%) Law
7 12 (1.20%) Back Office
7 12 (1.20%) Publishing
8 11 (1.10%) Billing
9 10 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.90%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.90%) Legal
11 8 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.80%) Advertising
12 7 (0.70%) Front Office
13 5 (0.50%) German Language
14 4 (0.40%) French Language
14 4 (0.40%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 278 (27.77%) Developer
2 167 (16.68%) Analyst
3 160 (15.98%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 126 (12.59%) Project Manager
5 120 (11.99%) Architect
6 112 (11.19%) Consultant
7 95 (9.49%) Business Analyst
8 88 (8.79%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 58 (5.79%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
10 57 (5.69%) Salesforce.com Architect
11 54 (5.39%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 52 (5.19%) Administrator
13 49 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
14 48 (4.80%) Salesforce.com Administrator
15 30 (3.00%) Technical Architect
16 22 (2.20%) CRM Manager
17 21 (2.10%) CRM Analyst
18 18 (1.80%) Technical Leader
19 17 (1.70%) CRM Project Manager
20 16 (1.60%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (16.58%) Visualforce
2 110 (10.99%) HTML
3 76 (7.59%) Web Services
4 64 (6.39%) CSS
5 53 (5.29%) .NET
6 52 (5.19%) Mason
6 52 (5.19%) REST
7 51 (5.09%) HTML5
7 51 (5.09%) jQuery
8 40 (4.00%) JSON
9 36 (3.60%) XML
10 32 (3.20%) SOAP
11 30 (3.00%) AngularJS
12 24 (2.40%) Middleware
13 19 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (1.80%) CSS3
15 14 (1.40%) ASP.NET
16 13 (1.30%) JSP
16 13 (1.30%) Ajax
17 12 (1.20%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (3.80%) User Experience
3 16 (1.60%) Management Information System
3 16 (1.60%) Computer Science
3 16 (1.60%) FMCG
3 16 (1.60%) Social Media
3 16 (1.60%) Mobile App
4 15 (1.50%) Data Integration
5 14 (1.40%) Visualisation
6 9 (0.90%) Digital Media
6 9 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 9 (0.90%) Video on Demand
7 7 (0.70%) E-Learning
8 6 (0.60%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.50%) IPTV
9 5 (0.50%) NHS
10 4 (0.40%) PMI
10 4 (0.40%) IVR
10 4 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 24 (2.40%) Linux
2 19 (1.90%) Windows
2 19 (1.90%) Apple iOS
3 9 (0.90%) Android
4 7 (0.70%) UNIX
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.100%) Solaris
7 1 (0.100%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.100%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.100%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (33.77%) CRM
2 202 (20.18%) Agile Software Development
3 132 (13.19%) Project Management
4 81 (8.09%) Scrum
5 70 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (6.69%) Asset Management
7 63 (6.29%) Migration
8 61 (6.09%) Business Analysis
9 59 (5.89%) E-Commerce
10 44 (4.40%) Workflow
11 43 (4.30%) Waterfall
12 39 (3.90%) SDLC
13 38 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (3.70%) ETL
15 36 (3.60%) Analytics
16 35 (3.50%) User Acceptance Testing
17 30 (3.00%) Web Development
17 30 (3.00%) ERP
18 29 (2.90%) OO
18 29 (2.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 197 (19.68%) Apex Code
2 128 (12.79%) Java
3 105 (10.49%) JavaScript
4 103 (10.29%) SQL
5 34 (3.40%) C#
6 29 (2.90%) PHP
7 24 (2.40%) Ruby
7 24 (2.40%) SOQL
8 18 (1.80%) Python
9 14 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 12 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 11 (1.10%) PHP5
12 9 (0.90%) C
13 7 (0.70%) BeanShell
14 6 (0.60%) Apple Swift
14 6 (0.60%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.50%) VB.NET
15 5 (0.50%) SOSL
15 5 (0.50%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.30%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (4.20%) Degree
2 20 (2.00%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.60%) PMP
4 10 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (0.60%) ISEB
6 5 (0.50%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.40%) APMP
8 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.20%) MCDST
9 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.20%) CCA
9 2 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.20%) MCSA
10 1 (0.100%) CCNA
10 1 (0.100%) CISSP
10 1 (0.100%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.100%) CCSA
10 1 (0.100%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.70%) QA
2 4 (0.40%) MiFID
2 4 (0.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.100%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.100%) GAMP
4 1 (0.100%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) XenApp
2 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.100%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (1.50%) CloudHub
2 6 (0.60%) Jitterbit
3 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.20%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.100%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 99 (9.89%) Oracle
2 52 (5.19%) SAP
3 41 (4.10%) Microsoft
4 38 (3.80%) Siebel
4 38 (3.80%) Eloqua
5 27 (2.70%) Informatica
6 26 (2.60%) Google
7 19 (1.90%) EPiServer
7 19 (1.90%) Tableau
8 18 (1.80%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.60%) Demandware
10 15 (1.50%) ExactTarget
11 12 (1.20%) Marketo
11 12 (1.20%) Sage
12 9 (0.90%) TIBCO
12 9 (0.90%) CA
12 9 (0.90%) Facebook
12 9 (0.90%) Twitter
13 8 (0.80%) Spiceworks
13 8 (0.80%) NetSuite
London
Proprius Recruitment
Rate: Up to £600 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + +bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £415 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £290.00 - £295.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Mason Frank
Rate: £140 - £160 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Rate: £22k - 26k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester
Mason Frank
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago