Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Salesforce.com over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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).

Salesforce.com
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 103 77
Rank change year-on-year +19 -26 +8
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 14 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.88% 0.26% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 2.03% 0.53% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 5
Birmingham median daily rate £550 £475 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% -24.00% +400.00%
10th Percentile £400 £463 £410
90th Percentile £675 £488 £705
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £425 £550
% change year-on-year +17.65% -22.73% +46.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £9.43 -

Salesforce.com is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 688 756 644
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 43.22% 49.67% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 454 337
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £218
90th Percentile £550 £575 £504
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 39
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.97% -3.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £10.10 £10.60 £10.60
90th Percentile £20.88 £20.70 £34.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.82 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +9.10% -8.52% -

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Salesforce.com as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce.com in Birmingham

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Salesforce.com in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Birmingham

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 7 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
2 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 6 (42.86%) Heroku
2 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 5 (35.71%) GitLab
3 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
3 5 (35.71%) Spring Boot
3 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
3 5 (35.71%) Apigee
3 5 (35.71%) API Development
3 5 (35.71%) API Design
3 5 (35.71%) API Integration
3 5 (35.71%) PaaS
3 5 (35.71%) GitHub
3 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
3 5 (35.71%) IaaS
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 5 (35.71%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Red Hat
3 5 (35.71%) Billing
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) OpenShift
3 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 5 (35.71%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Heroku
1 6 (42.86%) SaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (35.71%) GitHub
2 5 (35.71%) IaaS
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (35.71%) OpenShift
2 5 (35.71%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Bitbucket
1 5 (35.71%) GitLab
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Billing
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Salesforce Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (42.86%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Spring Boot
4 1 (7.14%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) Mason
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) OAuth2
4 1 (7.14%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Microservices
2 5 (35.71%) API Design
2 5 (35.71%) API Development
2 5 (35.71%) API Integration
2 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.14%) Contract Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Facilities Management
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Apex Code
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Apigee
1 5 (35.71%) MuleSoft
1 5 (35.71%) Red Hat