The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 30 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).

Salesforce.com
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 77 84
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.38% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.89% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +181.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £30.21 £13.50
% change year-on-year +53.94% +123.74%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 458 447 546
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 44.25% 42.05% 45.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 244 235
Median daily rate £400 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.17 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.41% +11.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £10.07 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Buckinghamshire

Salesforce.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce.com in Buckinghamshire

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 1 - -
Salesforce.com
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (54.55%) IT Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) MBA
4 4 (36.36%) PhD
4 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Publishing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 1 (9.09%) Mason
7 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Architect
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce Support
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Enterprise Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Salesforce Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (54.55%) IT Strategy
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) MBA
2 4 (36.36%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft