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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 245 182 277
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +95
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 513 624 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.14% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 2.06% 2.53% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 410 231
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £515
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -22.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% +44.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+72.83% +44.64%

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
24887 24619 23745
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.77% 45.05% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14650 13583 12848
Average daily rate £400 £375 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1070 1201
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 -44 507 £428 +0.58% 258
London -9 351 £450 +2.85% 141
South East -43 97 £388 -4.61% 52
City of London -8 92 £450 +9.75% 60
Berkshire -22 37 £313 -30.55% 30
Hampshire +1 21 £413 +10.00% 3
Surrey +4 20 £325 -32.46% 4
North West -12 20 £320 -28.88% 11
Reading +3 15 £288 -45.23% 15
South West -4 10 £300 -36.84% 5
Cheshire -2 9 £325 - 4
West Midlands -9 9 £550 +15.78% 16
Oxfordshire -33 9 £450 - 4
West Sussex -1 7 £428 - 3
Yorkshire -29 7 £400 -3.03% 9
Oxford -23 6 £423 +18.18% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 5 £350 -32.95%
Macclesfield -1 5 - - 1
Manchester -6 5 £315 -26.95% 3
Basingstoke -8 5 £450 +33.33% 1
Slough -15 5 £275 -26.66% 2
East of England -26 5 £350 +16.66% 10
Bristol -1 4 £338 +0.74%
Devon +2 3 £300 -50.00%
Birmingham +1 3 £625 +78.57% 5
East Sussex -5 3 £315 -
Brighton -5 3 £315 -
Kingston Upon Thames -6 3 £470 +64.73%
Paddington - 3 - -
Bracknell - 3 £600 - 2

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 324 (32.02%) CRM
2 220 (21.74%) Apex Code
3 202 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (19.17%) Finance
5 167 (16.50%) Visualforce
6 165 (16.30%) Marketing
7 136 (13.44%) Java
8 111 (10.97%) Project Management
9 105 (10.38%) SQL
10 95 (9.39%) REST
11 93 (9.19%) Force.com
12 92 (9.09%) Oracle
12 92 (9.09%) JavaScript
13 88 (8.70%) HTML
14 79 (7.81%) Web Services
14 79 (7.81%) Scrum
15 78 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
16 75 (7.41%) Migration
17 69 (6.82%) .NET
18 67 (6.62%) Business Analysis
19 62 (6.13%) Asset Management
19 62 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
20 60 (5.93%) E-Commerce
21 56 (5.53%) CSS
21 56 (5.53%) SQL Server
21 56 (5.53%) SOAP
22 55 (5.43%) Microsoft
23 52 (5.14%) SaaS
23 52 (5.14%) SAP
24 49 (4.84%) Mason

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 24 (2.37%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.08%) CMS
3 18 (1.78%) Mule
4 17 (1.68%) Apache
5 10 (0.99%) Mule ESB
6 6 (0.59%) IIS
6 6 (0.59%) Drupal
6 6 (0.59%) Liferay
7 5 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.30%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.30%) Node.js
9 3 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.30%) SAS
10 2 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.20%) MQSeries
Applications
1 39 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (2.17%) MS Office
4 21 (2.08%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.09%) MS Project
6 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.40%) FastStats
7 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.30%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 39 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.09%) Radian6
3 10 (0.99%) Markit EDM
4 9 (0.89%) BigMachines
4 9 (0.89%) GoldMine
4 9 (0.89%) SAP CRM
4 9 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.49%) SAP SRM
6 4 (0.40%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.40%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.40%) SimCorp Dimension
7 3 (0.30%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
7 3 (0.30%) Magento
7 3 (0.30%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.30%) Sage CRM
8 2 (0.20%) Unica
8 2 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 93 (9.19%) Force.com
2 52 (5.14%) SaaS
3 36 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.58%) Heroku
4 16 (1.58%) SmartFocus
5 7 (0.69%) PaaS
5 7 (0.69%) Veeva
6 6 (0.59%) FinancialForce.com
6 6 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.49%) GitHub
8 4 (0.40%) Boomi
8 4 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.30%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.30%) Office 365
9 3 (0.30%) CallidusCloud
9 3 (0.30%) Silverpop
10 2 (0.20%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.099%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.48%) HTTP
2 11 (1.09%) Intranet
3 9 (0.89%) Internet
4 8 (0.79%) LDAP
5 5 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.49%) CTI
6 4 (0.40%) MPLS
7 3 (0.30%) Firewall
7 3 (0.30%) Network Security
8 2 (0.20%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.20%) WAN
8 2 (0.20%) Broadband
8 2 (0.20%) LAN
9 1 (0.099%) PBX
9 1 (0.099%) VoIP
9 1 (0.099%) VPN
9 1 (0.099%) IPv4
9 1 (0.099%) IPv6
9 1 (0.099%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.47%) Relational Database
3 19 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (1.78%) MySQL
5 13 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (1.28%) QlikView
6 12 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.49%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.49%) Big Data
8 5 (0.49%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.40%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.40%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.30%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 23 (2.27%) Subversion
2 22 (2.17%) Selenium
3 19 (1.88%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.88%) JIRA
4 14 (1.38%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.19%) Maven
6 11 (1.09%) Cucumber
7 10 (0.99%) Mercurial
7 10 (0.99%) WebDriver
7 10 (0.99%) Redmine
7 10 (0.99%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.99%) FogBugz
7 10 (0.99%) Trac
7 10 (0.99%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 4 (0.40%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (0.40%) Hudson
10 3 (0.30%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.30%) JMeter
General
1 194 (19.17%) Finance
2 165 (16.30%) Marketing
3 44 (4.35%) Retail
4 30 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 23 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.98%) Banking
7 18 (1.78%) Publishing
8 14 (1.38%) Law
9 13 (1.28%) Billing
10 12 (1.19%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.09%) Back Office
12 9 (0.89%) Investment Banking
13 8 (0.79%) Financial Institution
13 8 (0.79%) Front Office
14 7 (0.69%) Advertising
15 5 (0.49%) Legal
16 4 (0.40%) German Language
17 3 (0.30%) French Language
17 3 (0.30%) Private Banking
18 2 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 312 (30.83%) Developer
2 199 (19.66%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 169 (16.70%) Analyst
4 118 (11.66%) Architect
5 109 (10.77%) Project Manager
6 100 (9.88%) Consultant
7 93 (9.19%) Business Analyst
8 79 (7.81%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 60 (5.93%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 57 (5.63%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
11 54 (5.34%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 51 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
13 49 (4.84%) Administrator
13 49 (4.84%) Salesforce.com Administrator
14 34 (3.36%) Technical Architect
15 18 (1.78%) Technical Leader
16 17 (1.68%) CRM Manager
17 16 (1.58%) CRM Analyst
18 15 (1.48%) Data Analyst
18 15 (1.48%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (16.50%) Visualforce
2 95 (9.39%) REST
3 88 (8.70%) HTML
4 79 (7.81%) Web Services
5 69 (6.82%) .NET
6 56 (5.53%) CSS
6 56 (5.53%) SOAP
7 49 (4.84%) jQuery
7 49 (4.84%) Mason
8 46 (4.55%) XML
9 35 (3.46%) HTML5
10 31 (3.06%) JSON
11 27 (2.67%) AngularJS
12 26 (2.57%) Middleware
13 16 (1.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (1.48%) .NET Framework
15 14 (1.38%) ASP.NET
16 13 (1.28%) CSS3
17 12 (1.19%) Ajax
17 12 (1.19%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (3.06%) User Experience
3 21 (2.08%) Computer Science
4 17 (1.68%) FMCG
5 16 (1.58%) Social Media
6 15 (1.48%) Management Information System
7 14 (1.38%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 11 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (1.09%) Video on Demand
9 10 (0.99%) Visualisation
10 9 (0.89%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.59%) iPad
12 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.49%) IPTV
12 5 (0.49%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.40%) Taxonomies
13 4 (0.40%) PMI
13 4 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
13 4 (0.40%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 24 (2.37%) Linux
2 19 (1.88%) Windows
2 19 (1.88%) Apple iOS
3 10 (0.99%) Android
4 4 (0.40%) UNIX
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.20%) AIX
7 1 (0.099%) Solaris
7 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.099%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.099%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.099%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.099%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (32.02%) CRM
2 202 (19.96%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (10.97%) Project Management
4 79 (7.81%) Scrum
5 78 (7.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (7.41%) Migration
7 67 (6.62%) Business Analysis
8 62 (6.13%) Asset Management
9 60 (5.93%) E-Commerce
10 42 (4.15%) ETL
10 42 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (4.15%) Waterfall
11 39 (3.85%) Workflow
12 38 (3.75%) Release Management
12 38 (3.75%) Data Migration
13 35 (3.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (3.46%) SDLC
14 32 (3.16%) Integration Testing
15 31 (3.06%) OO
15 31 (3.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 220 (21.74%) Apex Code
2 136 (13.44%) Java
3 105 (10.38%) SQL
4 92 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 45 (4.45%) C#
6 25 (2.47%) Ruby
7 24 (2.37%) SOQL
8 22 (2.17%) PHP
9 14 (1.38%) Python
10 13 (1.28%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.09%) Shell Script
12 10 (0.99%) PHP5
13 8 (0.79%) C
14 6 (0.59%) PowerShell
14 6 (0.59%) Objective-C
14 6 (0.59%) VB.NET
14 6 (0.59%) BeanShell
14 6 (0.59%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.49%) SOSL
16 3 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (3.85%) Degree
2 20 (1.98%) PMI Certification
3 16 (1.58%) PMP
4 10 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (0.89%) ISEB
6 5 (0.49%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.30%) APMP
7 3 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.20%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.20%) MCDST
8 2 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (0.20%) CCA
8 2 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.20%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.20%) MCSA
9 1 (0.099%) CCNA
9 1 (0.099%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.099%) CISSP
9 1 (0.099%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.25%) QA
2 6 (0.59%) SLA
3 3 (0.30%) MiFID
4 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.099%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.099%) GAMP
4 1 (0.099%) GxP
System Software
1 6 (0.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) XenApp
2 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.099%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (1.98%) CloudHub
2 7 (0.69%) Jitterbit
3 4 (0.40%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 4 (0.40%) DBAmp
3 4 (0.40%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.099%) Puppet
5 1 (0.099%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.099%) StatsD
5 1 (0.099%) Kibana
Vendors
1 92 (9.09%) Oracle
2 55 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 52 (5.14%) SAP
4 32 (3.16%) Siebel
5 31 (3.06%) Informatica
5 31 (3.06%) Eloqua
6 21 (2.08%) MuleSoft
7 20 (1.98%) Tableau
7 20 (1.98%) Google
8 16 (1.58%) Demandware
8 16 (1.58%) ExactTarget
9 14 (1.38%) Marketo
10 13 (1.28%) Sage
11 10 (0.99%) TIBCO
12 9 (0.89%) Cisco
12 9 (0.89%) Facebook
12 9 (0.89%) Twitter
12 9 (0.89%) NetSuite
13 8 (0.79%) Saba
13 8 (0.79%) Spiceworks
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mason Frank International
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
UK
Investigo Search & Selection
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Mason Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
PMC retail
Rate: Excellent Day Rate on Offer - 6-18 Month Retail Project Manager
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ICP Search
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago