Period
to 20 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 20 February 2020 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 87 88
Rank change year-on-year +33 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 16 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.14% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 0.91% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 7
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.89% -5.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £426 £351 £333
90th Percentile £575 £363 £615
North West median daily rate £523 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +30.63% -11.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £14.25 -

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 Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 360 552 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 48.26% 46.27% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 348 368
Cheshire median daily rate £402 £420 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.21% +2.13% +2.81%
10th Percentile £174 £263 £227
90th Percentile £575 £588 £625
North West median daily rate £425 £420 £420
% change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 41
Cheshire median hourly rate £50.50 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +188.57% +34.62% -23.53%
10th Percentile £15.45 £17.16 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.60 £49.38 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £16.19
% change year-on-year +25.00% +23.53% -11.29%

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce.com in Cheshire

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Cheshire

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com in Cheshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in Cheshire

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 8 £525 - 6
Knutsford +18 1 - - 1
Salesforce.com
North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 8 (50.00%) jQuery
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) REST
1 8 (50.00%) CSS3
1 8 (50.00%) Demandware
1 8 (50.00%) Sass
1 8 (50.00%) LESS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
1 8 (50.00%) API Integration
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 2 (12.50%) API Design
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 2 (12.50%) AWS
3 2 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Migration

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) AWS
1 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) GCP
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (12.50%) Banking
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
1 9 (56.25%) Salesforce Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Demandware Developer
2 7 (43.75%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (43.75%) HTML Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) CSS3
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) HTML5
1 8 (50.00%) jQuery
1 8 (50.00%) LESS
1 8 (50.00%) REST
1 8 (50.00%) Sass
1 8 (50.00%) SOAP
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (50.00%) API Integration
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) API Design
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Demandware
2 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) DocuSign
3 1 (6.25%) Google