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 3 months to 26 March 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).

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 49 45 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 8 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.26% 2.02% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 4.36% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 10
Median daily rate £345 £400 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% -16.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £290 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +0.57% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.00 - £13.50

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 vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 294 298 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 46.30% 46.20% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 158 198
Median daily rate £375 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% -2.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £500 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 18
Median hourly rate £14.63 £12.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -17.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £6.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £22.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Salesforce.com as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in Birmingham

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) EAI
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Mason

Salesforce.com
Top Related 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) VersionOne
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Migration Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Solution Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Mason
2 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) CRM
1 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
3 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Data Validation
3 1 (8.33%) EAI
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Informatica