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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 226 192 286
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +94
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 503 616 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.13% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 2.48% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 380 176
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.68 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.68 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-47.75% -

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
25278 24817 22279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.41% 45.55% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 14365 13927 11804
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1094 1054 1189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 April 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
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 27 April 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 -37 495 £425 - 367
London -41 293 £450 - 230
South East -51 86 £338 -3.57% 68
City of London -47 63 £456 +1.38% 126
Yorkshire +2 38 £475 +19.49% 2
West Yorkshire +14 33 £488 +31.75% 1
Leeds +22 31 £488 +31.75% 1
Berkshire -17 31 £463 +32.14% 16
South West +17 27 £400 +9.58% 9
West Midlands -4 23 £390 -8.23% 17
Surrey -5 16 £325 -18.75% 14
Bristol +11 15 £400 +9.58% 4
Hampshire -3 13 £338 -12.90% 13
Oxfordshire -16 13 £450 -10.00% 3
Birmingham -3 11 £390 -21.21% 6
West Sussex -19 9 £356 +11.32% 5
Oxford -10 8 £475 - 1
Cambridgeshire +8 7 £335 +57.64% 3
East of England -1 7 £335 -4.28% 14
Brentford -2 7 - -
North West -24 7 £350 -25.53% 10
Coventry +4 6 £295 -15.71% 3
Wiltshire - 6 £575 - 3
Manchester -14 5 £325 -30.85% 4
East Midlands -16 5 £450 +28.57% 7
Basingstoke +4 4 - - 1
Slough -10 4 £325 +14.03% 1
Woking - 4 £325 -
Devon - 4 £325 -
Exmouth - 4 £325 -

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 332 (31.65%) CRM
2 280 (26.69%) Apex Code
3 223 (21.26%) Visualforce
4 205 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
5 193 (18.40%) Java
6 190 (18.11%) Finance
7 140 (13.35%) REST
8 131 (12.49%) Marketing
9 127 (12.11%) Web Services
10 120 (11.44%) Oracle
11 117 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 97 (9.25%) Force.com
13 93 (8.87%) Mason
14 92 (8.77%) Project Management
15 91 (8.67%) .NET
16 90 (8.58%) Microsoft
17 85 (8.10%) SQL
18 79 (7.53%) SOAP
19 74 (7.05%) C#
20 71 (6.77%) SQL Server
21 69 (6.58%) Business Analysis
22 66 (6.29%) XML
23 65 (6.20%) MS Excel
23 65 (6.20%) SaaS
24 63 (6.01%) HTML
25 60 (5.72%) Migration
26 59 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
27 58 (5.53%) JSON
28 57 (5.43%) OO
29 55 (5.24%) JavaScript

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (1.91%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.62%) Mule
2 17 (1.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 17 (1.62%) Mule ESB
3 13 (1.24%) CMS
4 12 (1.14%) SAS
5 11 (1.05%) Apache
6 9 (0.86%) Drupal
7 8 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (0.57%) Liferay
9 5 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.38%) Node.js
10 4 (0.38%) Confluence
10 4 (0.38%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.38%) IIS
11 2 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.19%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 65 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 59 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 53 (5.05%) MS Office
4 49 (4.67%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.86%) Shockwave
6 5 (0.48%) MS Project
7 4 (0.38%) SPSS
8 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.29%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 35 (3.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.24%) BigMachines
4 9 (0.86%) Markit EDM
5 6 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.57%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.38%) SimCorp Dimension
6 4 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.38%) GoldMine
6 4 (0.38%) thinkFolio
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.38%) Eagle PACE
6 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.29%) Magento
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.29%) SAP Business One
7 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.19%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 97 (9.25%) Force.com
2 65 (6.20%) SaaS
3 43 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (1.53%) GitHub
5 11 (1.05%) Adobe Analytics
5 11 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.95%) FinancialForce.com
7 8 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.57%) PaaS
8 6 (0.57%) Heroku
9 5 (0.48%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.48%) Boomi
10 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (0.38%) Office 365
11 3 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (0.29%) Veeva
12 2 (0.19%) Yammer
12 2 (0.19%) Google Apps
13 1 (0.095%) Responsys
13 1 (0.095%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.39%) HTTP
2 7 (0.67%) Internet
3 6 (0.57%) LAN
3 6 (0.57%) WAN
3 6 (0.57%) Intranet
4 4 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.38%) VoIP
5 3 (0.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (0.29%) Network Security
6 2 (0.19%) Skype
6 2 (0.19%) CTI
6 2 (0.19%) Firewall
6 2 (0.19%) PBX
6 2 (0.19%) Broadband
6 2 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.19%) MPLS
7 1 (0.095%) DSL
7 1 (0.095%) MGCP
7 1 (0.095%) RTP
7 1 (0.095%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (1.33%) MySQL
3 14 (1.33%) QlikView
4 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (0.76%) InfluxDB
6 7 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 7 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.57%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (0.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.38%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.38%) Big Data
9 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 3 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.29%) MS Access
11 2 (0.19%) DB2
11 2 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 43 (4.10%) Visual Studio
2 22 (2.10%) Subversion
2 22 (2.10%) Maven
3 19 (1.81%) JIRA
3 19 (1.81%) Selenium
4 18 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (0.76%) Git (software)
8 7 (0.67%) JUnit
8 7 (0.67%) Grunt
9 6 (0.57%) Cucumber
9 6 (0.57%) WebDriver
10 5 (0.48%) Mockito
11 4 (0.38%) Hudson
11 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.29%) Ant
12 3 (0.29%) Yeoman
12 3 (0.29%) Bower
13 2 (0.19%) FogBugz
General
1 190 (18.11%) Finance
2 131 (12.49%) Marketing
3 53 (5.05%) Retail
4 35 (3.34%) Telecoms
5 19 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (1.72%) Billing
7 17 (1.62%) Banking
7 17 (1.62%) Publishing
8 15 (1.43%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.14%) Law
9 12 (1.14%) Legal
10 11 (1.05%) Games
10 11 (1.05%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.95%) Advertising
12 8 (0.76%) Front Office
13 7 (0.67%) Back Office
13 7 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.57%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.48%) Interactive Media
16 3 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 321 (30.60%) Developer
2 244 (23.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 194 (18.49%) Analyst
4 132 (12.58%) Architect
5 116 (11.06%) Business Analyst
6 95 (9.06%) Consultant
7 90 (8.58%) Project Manager
8 77 (7.34%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 74 (7.05%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 71 (6.77%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 58 (5.53%) Administrator
12 57 (5.43%) Salesforce.com Administrator
13 54 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
14 46 (4.39%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
15 38 (3.62%) Author
15 38 (3.62%) Technical Author
16 33 (3.15%) Technical Architect
17 20 (1.91%) Technical Leader
18 19 (1.81%) Data Analyst
19 17 (1.62%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (21.26%) Visualforce
2 140 (13.35%) REST
3 127 (12.11%) Web Services
4 93 (8.87%) Mason
5 91 (8.67%) .NET
6 79 (7.53%) SOAP
7 66 (6.29%) XML
8 63 (6.01%) HTML
9 58 (5.53%) JSON
10 41 (3.91%) .NET Framework
11 40 (3.81%) CSS
12 33 (3.15%) jQuery
13 30 (2.86%) Middleware
14 28 (2.67%) Oracle Fusion
15 27 (2.57%) HTML5
16 19 (1.81%) JMS
17 17 (1.62%) Ajax
18 14 (1.33%) SAML
18 14 (1.33%) OAuth
19 13 (1.24%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 45 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.72%) Computer Science
3 31 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (1.81%) FMCG
5 18 (1.72%) User Experience
6 16 (1.53%) Mobile App
6 16 (1.53%) Video on Demand
6 16 (1.53%) Open Source
7 13 (1.24%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.05%) Data Integration
9 9 (0.86%) Flash Games
10 8 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
11 7 (0.67%) Data Structures
11 7 (0.67%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.48%) Taxonomies
12 5 (0.48%) Social Media
13 4 (0.38%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.29%) Wiki
14 3 (0.29%) Mainframe
14 3 (0.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (1.81%) Linux
2 9 (0.86%) Windows
3 7 (0.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.29%) UNIX
5 2 (0.19%) Android
6 1 (0.095%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.095%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.095%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.095%) AIX
6 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 332 (31.65%) CRM
2 205 (19.54%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 92 (8.77%) Project Management
5 69 (6.58%) Business Analysis
6 60 (5.72%) Migration
7 57 (5.43%) OO
8 54 (5.15%) Data Modelling
9 53 (5.05%) UML
10 52 (4.96%) ETL
11 48 (4.58%) Scrum
12 47 (4.48%) Integration Testing
13 45 (4.29%) E-Commerce
13 45 (4.29%) SOA
14 43 (4.10%) Workflow
15 41 (3.91%) ITIL
15 41 (3.91%) Release Management
16 40 (3.81%) Enterprise Architecture
16 40 (3.81%) Analytics
17 39 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 280 (26.69%) Apex Code
2 193 (18.40%) Java
3 85 (8.10%) SQL
4 74 (7.05%) C#
5 55 (5.24%) JavaScript
6 29 (2.76%) SOQL
7 12 (1.14%) T-SQL
7 12 (1.14%) PHP
8 10 (0.95%) Ruby
9 7 (0.67%) C++
9 7 (0.67%) SOSL
10 6 (0.57%) PHP5
11 5 (0.48%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.48%) Apple Swift
11 5 (0.48%) C
12 4 (0.38%) Python
12 4 (0.38%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.29%) VBA
14 2 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (4.77%) Degree
2 12 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (0.95%) PMP
4 9 (0.86%) ISEB
5 7 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (0.48%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.095%) CCNP
9 1 (0.095%) CCNA
9 1 (0.095%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.095%) APMP
9 1 (0.095%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.095%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.86%) QA
2 4 (0.38%) SLA
3 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.095%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (0.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.29%) Varnish
3 1 (0.095%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (1.24%) CloudHub
2 8 (0.76%) Puppet
2 8 (0.76%) Kibana
3 5 (0.48%) Jitterbit
3 5 (0.48%) StatsD
4 4 (0.38%) DBAmp
5 3 (0.29%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.095%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 120 (11.44%) Oracle
2 90 (8.58%) Microsoft
3 42 (4.00%) SAP
4 28 (2.67%) Siebel
5 22 (2.10%) Informatica
6 21 (2.00%) Eloqua
7 20 (1.91%) Adobe
8 14 (1.33%) Business Objects
8 14 (1.33%) ExactTarget
8 14 (1.33%) MuleSoft
8 14 (1.33%) Tableau
9 12 (1.14%) Marketo
9 12 (1.14%) Dell
10 10 (0.95%) Cisco
10 10 (0.95%) TIBCO
11 9 (0.86%) Talend
12 8 (0.76%) Apttus
12 8 (0.76%) Google
12 8 (0.76%) Sage
13 7 (0.67%) NetSuite
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Rate: £425 - £475 per day
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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