The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com
Rank 94 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 13 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.81% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £280 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £428 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £395 £425
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -35.55%
Salesforce.com
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1052 992 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.73% 47.60% 48.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 485 354
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 56 104
Average hourly rate £16.41 £17.48 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% -30.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £27.20 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

Salesforce.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salesforce.com Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Salesforce.com across the West Midlands region.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Salesforce.com
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Salesforce.com across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Salesforce.com Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Salesforce.com
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com across the West Midlands region.

Salesforce.com Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Birmingham -2 5 £500 +66.66% 4
Warwickshire - 4 £220 - 1
Coventry - 1 £350 -
Solihull - 1 £220 - 1
Shropshire - - - - 1
Salesforce.com
England

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 12 (38.71%) SQL
1 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 10 (32.26%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
3 8 (25.81%) Social Media
3 8 (25.81%) Apex Code
4 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (22.58%) Web Application Development
4 7 (22.58%) User Experience
4 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (22.58%) LAMP
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) Ajax
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (22.58%) Blog
4 7 (22.58%) Drupal
4 7 (22.58%) PHP5
4 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 7 (22.58%) Taxonomies
4 7 (22.58%) Time Management
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) XML
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) IIS
4 7 (22.58%) CSS
4 7 (22.58%) Apache
4 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
4 7 (22.58%) MySQL

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 7 (22.58%) IIS
1 7 (22.58%) Apache
1 7 (22.58%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (19.35%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) WebSpeed
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Administrator
1 8 (25.81%) Salesforce.com Administrator
2 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Architect
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
4 3 (9.68%) QA Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Quality Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Business Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Progress Developer
6 1 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.23%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Web Services
2 7 (22.58%) XML
2 7 (22.58%) LAMP
2 7 (22.58%) Ajax
2 7 (22.58%) jQuery
2 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 7 (22.58%) CSS
3 5 (16.13%) .NET
3 5 (16.13%) Mason
4 2 (6.45%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Social Media
2 7 (22.58%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (22.58%) Taxonomies
2 7 (22.58%) Blog
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (22.58%) Time Management
3 7 (22.58%) Web Application Development
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 5 (16.13%) ETL
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
5 4 (12.90%) Data Mapping
6 3 (9.68%) Test Strategy
6 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) SQL
2 8 (25.81%) Apex Code
3 7 (22.58%) PHP5
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 7 (22.58%) PHP
4 5 (16.13%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) Informatica
2 1 (3.23%) Facebook
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Progress
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