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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com
Rank 273 258 176
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -82
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 478 453 693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.84% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.00% 1.87% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 320 429
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £596 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +7.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
Median hourly rate £26.00 £16.84 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.41% -16.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £15.91 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.06 £17.77 £23.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £16.84 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+48.47% -16.85%

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
23882 24271 23846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 44.83% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14714 13999 13524
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1112 1055
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +0.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.15 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Salesforce.com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England -4 457 £450 +5.88% 210
London -39 251 £450 - 141
South East +17 93 £400 +1.58% 29
Berkshire +21 50 £400 -20.00% 11
City of London +7 44 £475 +2.70% 34
East of England +38 37 £488 +39.28% 4
North West +8 24 £500 +53.84% 9
West Midlands -6 18 £350 -13.58% 8
Slough +23 17 £400 +81.81%
Cambridgeshire +22 15 £510 +25.15%
Hampshire +5 15 £438 +18.64% 4
Essex +13 14 £325 -31.57% 3
Manchester +2 13 £500 +56.25% 6
Oxfordshire +6 12 £450 -5.26% 3
South West -5 12 £450 +12.50% 9
Birmingham +4 11 £325 -30.10% 1
Reading +2 10 £180 -55.82% 4
Cheshire 0 9 £488 +8.09% 1
Oxford +6 8 £420 -11.57% 2
Yorkshire +1 7 £400 -17.94% 6
Huntingdon - 6 £445 -
West Yorkshire -7 5 £400 -18.98% 5
North East -47 5 £450 - 1
Scotland - 5 £300 - 2
Bradford +18 4 £425 -
Macclesfield -1 4 £488 +8.09%
Surrey -18 4 £419 +28.84% 1
Hook - 4 £465 -
Bedfordshire +8 3 £625 +78.57%
Hertfordshire +6 3 £500 +53.84% 1

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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 with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 419 (38.72%) CRM
2 305 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 241 (22.27%) Apex Code
4 228 (21.07%) Visualforce
5 193 (17.84%) Marketing
6 180 (16.64%) Oracle
7 167 (15.43%) Finance
8 166 (15.34%) Java
9 148 (13.68%) Microsoft
10 146 (13.49%) SAP
11 142 (13.12%) Project Management
12 133 (12.29%) JavaScript
13 117 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
14 115 (10.63%) HTML
14 115 (10.63%) SQL
15 108 (9.98%) Migration
16 105 (9.70%) Mason
17 104 (9.61%) MS Excel
18 102 (9.43%) CSS
18 102 (9.43%) Scrum
19 95 (8.78%) SaaS
20 92 (8.50%) Web Services
21 89 (8.23%) Force.com
22 88 (8.13%) SOAP
23 85 (7.86%) .NET
24 83 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
25 82 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
26 80 (7.39%) SDLC
27 75 (6.93%) Waterfall
28 74 (6.84%) Degree

Salesforce.com
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 38 (3.51%) CMS
2 36 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 26 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (1.48%) Skype for Business
5 11 (1.02%) WordPress
6 10 (0.92%) Node.js
7 9 (0.83%) Confluence
8 8 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.46%) Oracle UPK
10 5 (0.46%) Smallworld
11 4 (0.37%) Drupal
11 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.37%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.28%) Apache
12 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.28%) ExpressionEngine
12 3 (0.28%) IIS
12 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 104 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.40%) MS Office
3 18 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (1.11%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.92%) MS Project
6 8 (0.74%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.092%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 117 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (5.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 53 (4.90%) Eloqua
4 30 (2.77%) BigMachines
5 12 (1.11%) SAP CRM
6 11 (1.02%) Unica
7 8 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.65%) Sage CRM
8 7 (0.65%) SAP MDM
9 6 (0.55%) Oracle CRM
9 6 (0.55%) SAP CCM
10 5 (0.46%) Magento
10 5 (0.46%) Markit EDM
10 5 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
11 3 (0.28%) Primavera
11 3 (0.28%) Radian6
11 3 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 95 (8.78%) SaaS
2 89 (8.23%) Force.com
3 51 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 25 (2.31%) Office 365
6 20 (1.85%) Veeva
7 19 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (1.57%) Heroku
9 14 (1.29%) Google Analytics
10 13 (1.20%) Yammer
11 9 (0.83%) IaaS
11 9 (0.83%) PaaS
12 8 (0.74%) Amazon S3
12 8 (0.74%) GitHub
13 7 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
13 7 (0.65%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 7 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
14 6 (0.55%) Boomi
15 4 (0.37%) Google Apps
15 4 (0.37%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.39%) Internet
2 10 (0.92%) SMS
3 8 (0.74%) DNS
4 7 (0.65%) HTTP
5 5 (0.46%) FTP
6 4 (0.37%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.37%) VPN
7 3 (0.28%) CTI
7 3 (0.28%) H.323
7 3 (0.28%) Intranet
7 3 (0.28%) ISDN
7 3 (0.28%) LDAP
7 3 (0.28%) Telepresence
8 2 (0.18%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.18%) Network Security
8 2 (0.18%) SSH
8 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.092%) LAN
9 1 (0.092%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.092%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 34 (3.14%) MySQL
3 32 (2.96%) Relational Database
4 31 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
9 13 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (1.11%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.02%) MongoDB
12 10 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
13 8 (0.74%) Data Mining
13 8 (0.74%) QlikView
14 7 (0.65%) Star Schema
15 6 (0.55%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 69 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 55 (5.08%) Oracle APEX
3 49 (4.53%) JIRA
3 49 (4.53%) Subversion
4 30 (2.77%) Eclipse
5 26 (2.40%) Ant
6 24 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 24 (2.22%) Selenium
7 18 (1.66%) Talend Open Studio
8 16 (1.48%) Maven
9 13 (1.20%) Hudson
9 13 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 10 (0.92%) Grunt
11 8 (0.74%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.65%) ERwin
12 7 (0.65%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.55%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
13 6 (0.55%) RSpec
14 5 (0.46%) Dreamweaver
General
1 193 (17.84%) Marketing
2 167 (15.43%) Finance
3 64 (5.91%) Retail
4 51 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.77%) Pharmaceutical
6 20 (1.85%) Banking
6 20 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 19 (1.76%) Billing
8 17 (1.57%) German Language
8 17 (1.57%) Publishing
9 13 (1.20%) Legal
10 12 (1.11%) Brand Awareness
11 8 (0.74%) French Language
12 7 (0.65%) Advertising
13 5 (0.46%) Electronics
13 5 (0.46%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.46%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.28%) Automotive
14 3 (0.28%) Front Office
14 3 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 302 (27.91%) Developer
2 205 (18.95%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 191 (17.65%) Analyst
4 161 (14.88%) Architect
5 139 (12.85%) Business Analyst
6 109 (10.07%) Consultant
7 104 (9.61%) Project Manager
8 92 (8.50%) Salesforce.com Architect
9 85 (7.86%) Salesforce.com Analyst
10 80 (7.39%) Salesforce.com Consultant
11 76 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
12 70 (6.47%) Administrator
13 69 (6.38%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
14 58 (5.36%) CRM Analyst
15 53 (4.90%) Salesforce.com Administrator
16 44 (4.07%) CRM Business Analyst
16 44 (4.07%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
17 38 (3.51%) Senior Developer
18 35 (3.23%) Technical Architect
19 27 (2.50%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (21.07%) Visualforce
2 115 (10.63%) HTML
3 105 (9.70%) Mason
4 102 (9.43%) CSS
5 92 (8.50%) Web Services
6 88 (8.13%) SOAP
7 85 (7.86%) .NET
8 71 (6.56%) XML
9 62 (5.73%) RESTful
10 60 (5.55%) COM
10 60 (5.55%) REST
11 43 (3.97%) jQuery
12 34 (3.14%) HTML5
13 31 (2.87%) AngularJS
14 27 (2.50%) CSS3
14 27 (2.50%) JSON
15 17 (1.57%) Ajax
16 16 (1.48%) Middleware
17 15 (1.39%) J2EE
18 13 (1.20%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.42%) Mobile App
3 31 (2.87%) User Experience
4 29 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.13%) Data Integration
7 18 (1.66%) Social Media
8 14 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 11 (1.02%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.02%) FMCG
11 8 (0.74%) Copywriting
11 8 (0.74%) Life Science
12 7 (0.65%) Replication
13 6 (0.55%) Minimum Viable Product
13 6 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.46%) e-Learning
14 5 (0.46%) Mashup
14 5 (0.46%) PMI
15 3 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (2.87%) Linux
2 29 (2.68%) Windows
3 18 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.48%) Unix
5 13 (1.20%) Android
6 8 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.37%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.092%) AIX
9 1 (0.092%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.092%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 419 (38.72%) CRM
2 305 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 142 (13.12%) Project Management
4 108 (9.98%) Migration
5 102 (9.43%) Scrum
6 82 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (7.39%) SDLC
8 75 (6.93%) Waterfall
9 73 (6.75%) Business Analysis
10 70 (6.47%) Data Migration
11 61 (5.64%) SOA
11 61 (5.64%) Web Development
12 55 (5.08%) PRINCE2
13 54 (4.99%) ERP
13 54 (4.99%) ETL
14 51 (4.71%) Business Intelligence
15 50 (4.62%) OO
15 50 (4.62%) Workflow
16 46 (4.25%) Change Management
17 45 (4.16%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 241 (22.27%) Apex Code
2 166 (15.34%) Java
3 133 (12.29%) JavaScript
4 115 (10.63%) SQL
5 49 (4.53%) PHP
5 49 (4.53%) SOQL
6 46 (4.25%) C#
7 16 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 15 (1.39%) Ruby
9 13 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.11%) C
11 11 (1.02%) Python
12 9 (0.83%) SOSL
13 7 (0.65%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.55%) C++
15 4 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.37%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
16 3 (0.28%) Perl
16 3 (0.28%) RubyMotion
Qualifications
1 74 (6.84%) Degree
2 12 (1.11%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.74%) ISEB
5 7 (0.65%) CBAP
5 7 (0.65%) PMP
6 5 (0.46%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.46%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.18%) CISA
8 2 (0.18%) CISM
8 2 (0.18%) CISSP
8 2 (0.18%) MBA
8 2 (0.18%) MCSE
8 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.092%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.092%) CCA
9 1 (0.092%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.092%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.03%) QA
2 19 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.37%) SLA
4 3 (0.28%) GAAP
4 3 (0.28%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (1.66%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.74%) Docker
3 6 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.28%) XenApp
5 2 (0.18%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.092%) RACF
6 1 (0.092%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.092%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (1.02%) DBAmp
2 6 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (0.46%) Control-M
3 5 (0.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 4 (0.37%) Kibana
4 4 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.28%) Puppet
6 2 (0.18%) Ansible
6 2 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (0.18%) Jitterbit
6 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.092%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.092%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.092%) Nagios
7 1 (0.092%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 180 (16.64%) Oracle
2 148 (13.68%) Microsoft
3 146 (13.49%) SAP
4 73 (6.75%) Siebel
5 47 (4.34%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 34 (3.14%) Infor
7 28 (2.59%) Marketo
8 27 (2.50%) Informatica
9 26 (2.40%) Google
9 26 (2.40%) NetSuite
10 21 (1.94%) Sage
11 19 (1.76%) IBM
12 18 (1.66%) Adobe
12 18 (1.66%) Talend
13 11 (1.02%) Conga
13 11 (1.02%) PeopleSoft
13 11 (1.02%) VMware
14 10 (0.92%) MuleSoft
14 10 (0.92%) Pardot
15 9 (0.83%) Zuora
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Oscar
Rate: £395 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £220 - £240 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £350 - £380 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £325 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
JM
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £190 - £210 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCV Technologies
Rate: From £400 to £425 per annum 12 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £725 - £775 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TDA Group
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Ampersand Consulting
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Mason Frank International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South East England
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Essex
Ciber UK
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
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London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
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Ciber UK
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London
Enterprise Partners
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London
G2 Recruitment Solutions
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Lawrence Harvey
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