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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 242 188 286
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +98
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 507 648 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.20% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 2.68% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 419 186
Average daily rate
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£426 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.29% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £388 £478
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -32.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -32.50%

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
25025 24195 23227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.72% 44.96% 47.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14656 13591 12365
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1112 1036 1232
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.49 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -10.25%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -58 504 £429 +0.88% 374
London -21 347 £450 +2.85% 244
South East -68 90 £375 -6.25% 64
City of London -16 78 £475 +5.55% 105
Berkshire -36 34 £350 -14.63% 27
Hampshire +14 26 £394 +5.00% 5
South West +12 19 £375 +1.35% 9
West Midlands -2 18 £370 -26.00% 11
North West -11 15 £325 -35.00% 15
Bristol +7 13 £375 +11.94% 1
Surrey -7 13 £320 -33.50% 12
Reading +9 11 £288 -45.23% 12
West Sussex - 9 £425 - 2
Slough -11 8 £275 -15.38% 1
Oxfordshire -42 7 £450 -5.26% 5
Cheshire - 7 £388 - 3
Brentford - 7 - -
Basingstoke +4 5 £450 -
Yorkshire -24 5 £415 +12.16% 8
Coventry - 5 £290 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 4 £356 -31.75%
Warwickshire -1 4 £600 - 2
East Sussex -9 4 £315 -
Birmingham -10 4 £475 -5.00% 3
East of England -28 4 £350 +12.90% 12
Bracknell - 4 £550 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £451 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -4 3 £470 +44.46%
Brighton -6 3 £315 -
Devon -7 3 £300 -36.84% 2

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 327 (31.05%) CRM
2 249 (23.65%) Apex Code
3 211 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
4 193 (18.33%) Finance
5 187 (17.76%) Visualforce
6 159 (15.10%) Marketing
7 152 (14.43%) Java
8 120 (11.40%) REST
9 113 (10.73%) Project Management
10 102 (9.69%) Web Services
11 101 (9.59%) Oracle
12 97 (9.21%) Force.com
13 96 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 93 (8.83%) SQL
15 85 (8.07%) HTML
16 81 (7.69%) JavaScript
17 79 (7.50%) .NET
18 72 (6.84%) SOAP
19 71 (6.74%) Migration
19 71 (6.74%) Scrum
20 69 (6.55%) Microsoft
21 63 (5.98%) Business Analysis
22 58 (5.51%) SQL Server
23 56 (5.32%) E-Commerce
24 55 (5.22%) Asset Management
24 55 (5.22%) Mason
25 54 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
25 54 (5.13%) XML
25 54 (5.13%) CSS
26 52 (4.94%) C#

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 20 (1.90%) SharePoint
1 20 (1.90%) Mule
2 18 (1.71%) CMS
3 14 (1.33%) Apache
3 14 (1.33%) Mule ESB
4 13 (1.23%) SAS
5 12 (1.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 6 (0.57%) Liferay
6 6 (0.57%) Drupal
7 5 (0.47%) IIS
8 4 (0.38%) MQSeries
9 3 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.28%) Node.js
9 3 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.19%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 45 (4.27%) MS Excel
2 35 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (3.23%) MS Office
4 28 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.95%) MS Project
6 9 (0.85%) Shockwave
7 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.38%) FastStats
8 3 (0.28%) SPSS
9 1 (0.095%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 37 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.90%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (1.04%) BigMachines
4 9 (0.85%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.47%) Radian6
6 5 (0.47%) GoldMine
7 4 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
7 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.38%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.28%) Magento
8 3 (0.28%) Oracle iProcurement
8 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.28%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.28%) SAP SRM
9 2 (0.19%) Unica
9 2 (0.19%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 97 (9.21%) Force.com
2 52 (4.94%) SaaS
3 38 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.52%) Heroku
5 12 (1.14%) SmartFocus
6 11 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (1.04%) GitHub
7 9 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.57%) FinancialForce.com
9 5 (0.47%) Boomi
9 5 (0.47%) Veeva
9 5 (0.47%) PaaS
10 4 (0.38%) Office 365
10 4 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.28%) CallidusCloud
11 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.28%) Google Apps
12 2 (0.19%) Yammer
12 2 (0.19%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.47%) HTTP
2 11 (1.04%) Internet
3 9 (0.85%) Intranet
4 6 (0.57%) LDAP
5 5 (0.47%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.47%) CTI
6 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.38%) MPLS
7 3 (0.28%) Network Security
7 3 (0.28%) Skype
8 2 (0.19%) WAN
8 2 (0.19%) Broadband
8 2 (0.19%) LAN
9 1 (0.095%) PBX
9 1 (0.095%) VoIP
9 1 (0.095%) ISDN
9 1 (0.095%) VPN
9 1 (0.095%) IPv4
9 1 (0.095%) IPv6
9 1 (0.095%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.71%) MySQL
3 17 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 15 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.23%) QlikView
6 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.57%) Data Mining
9 5 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (0.47%) Big Data
10 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.38%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.38%) InfluxDB
10 4 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.28%) RDBMS
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 25 (2.37%) Subversion
2 23 (2.18%) Visual Studio
3 21 (1.99%) Selenium
4 18 (1.71%) JIRA
5 17 (1.61%) Maven
6 16 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 15 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.04%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
9 10 (0.95%) WebDriver
10 7 (0.66%) Redmine
10 7 (0.66%) FogBugz
10 7 (0.66%) Trac
10 7 (0.66%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.38%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.38%) Hudson
12 4 (0.38%) JUnit
12 4 (0.38%) Grunt
13 3 (0.28%) Yeoman
General
1 193 (18.33%) Finance
2 159 (15.10%) Marketing
3 46 (4.37%) Retail
4 28 (2.66%) Telecoms
5 23 (2.18%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (1.71%) Publishing
7 17 (1.61%) Banking
7 17 (1.61%) Law
8 15 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.95%) Games
9 10 (0.95%) Billing
10 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 9 (0.85%) Back Office
11 8 (0.76%) Front Office
12 7 (0.66%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.47%) Interactive Media
14 4 (0.38%) Legal
14 4 (0.38%) Advertising
15 3 (0.28%) French Language
15 3 (0.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 336 (31.91%) Developer
2 229 (21.75%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 178 (16.90%) Analyst
4 128 (12.16%) Architect
5 106 (10.07%) Project Manager
6 105 (9.97%) Business Analyst
7 104 (9.88%) Consultant
8 84 (7.98%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 70 (6.65%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 58 (5.51%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 56 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
12 55 (5.22%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
13 48 (4.56%) Administrator
14 47 (4.46%) Salesforce.com Administrator
15 37 (3.51%) Technical Architect
16 18 (1.71%) Author
16 18 (1.71%) Technical Author
17 17 (1.61%) Technical Leader
18 16 (1.52%) Technical Developer
18 16 (1.52%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (17.76%) Visualforce
2 120 (11.40%) REST
3 102 (9.69%) Web Services
4 85 (8.07%) HTML
5 79 (7.50%) .NET
6 72 (6.84%) SOAP
7 55 (5.22%) Mason
8 54 (5.13%) XML
8 54 (5.13%) CSS
9 43 (4.08%) jQuery
10 39 (3.70%) JSON
11 36 (3.42%) HTML5
12 32 (3.04%) Middleware
13 23 (2.18%) .NET Framework
14 19 (1.80%) AngularJS
15 16 (1.52%) Ajax
16 15 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
17 14 (1.33%) JMS
17 14 (1.33%) ASP.NET
18 10 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 24 (2.28%) User Experience
4 19 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
5 17 (1.61%) FMCG
6 16 (1.52%) Video on Demand
6 16 (1.52%) Data Integration
7 14 (1.33%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 10 (0.95%) Social Media
10 9 (0.85%) Flash Games
10 9 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.66%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
12 5 (0.47%) iPad
12 5 (0.47%) IPTV
13 4 (0.38%) IVR
13 4 (0.38%) Taxonomies
13 4 (0.38%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (2.18%) Linux
2 18 (1.71%) Windows
3 14 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.57%) Android
5 4 (0.38%) UNIX
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.095%) Solaris
7 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.095%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.095%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.095%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 327 (31.05%) CRM
2 211 (20.04%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (10.73%) Project Management
4 96 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (6.74%) Scrum
5 71 (6.74%) Migration
6 63 (5.98%) Business Analysis
7 56 (5.32%) E-Commerce
8 55 (5.22%) Asset Management
9 43 (4.08%) Release Management
10 41 (3.89%) Waterfall
11 40 (3.80%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (3.70%) Data Modelling
12 39 (3.70%) SOA
12 39 (3.70%) ETL
12 39 (3.70%) Workflow
13 38 (3.61%) OO
13 38 (3.61%) Integration Testing
14 37 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
14 37 (3.51%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 249 (23.65%) Apex Code
2 152 (14.43%) Java
3 93 (8.83%) SQL
4 81 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 52 (4.94%) C#
6 28 (2.66%) SOQL
7 24 (2.28%) Ruby
8 18 (1.71%) PHP
9 14 (1.33%) Python
10 13 (1.23%) T-SQL
11 9 (0.85%) Shell Script
12 8 (0.76%) PHP5
13 7 (0.66%) C
14 6 (0.57%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.57%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.57%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.47%) SOSL
16 4 (0.38%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.38%) BeanShell
17 3 (0.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (4.27%) Degree
2 17 (1.61%) PMI Certification
3 14 (1.33%) PMP
4 9 (0.85%) ISEB
5 8 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.47%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.28%) APMP
7 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.19%) MCDST
8 2 (0.19%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.19%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.19%) MCSA
8 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.095%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.095%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.095%) CCNA
9 1 (0.095%) CCA
9 1 (0.095%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (3.42%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) SLA
3 2 (0.19%) MiFID
4 1 (0.095%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.095%) XenApp
3 1 (0.095%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.095%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 20 (1.90%) CloudHub
2 4 (0.38%) Puppet
2 4 (0.38%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (0.38%) Kibana
2 4 (0.38%) DBAmp
3 3 (0.28%) StatsD
3 3 (0.28%) Jitterbit
3 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 3 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.095%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 101 (9.59%) Oracle
2 69 (6.55%) Microsoft
3 40 (3.80%) SAP
4 29 (2.75%) Siebel
5 25 (2.37%) Eloqua
6 24 (2.28%) Informatica
7 22 (2.09%) MuleSoft
8 16 (1.52%) Tableau
9 13 (1.23%) Marketo
9 13 (1.23%) ExactTarget
10 12 (1.14%) Demandware
10 12 (1.14%) Google
10 12 (1.14%) Adobe
11 11 (1.04%) Business Objects
12 10 (0.95%) Cisco
12 10 (0.95%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.76%) Dell
14 6 (0.57%) IBM
14 6 (0.57%) Sage
14 6 (0.57%) CA
London
Code Red Associates
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dorset
Mason Frank International
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Mason Frank International
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day Direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Midlands
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £14 - £18 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Teddington, Middlesex
Interact Consulting
Rate: 300-350pd
Posted: 6 days ago