Period
to 10 July 2020

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Salesforce.com Architect
Central London > City of London
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 234 261
Rank change year-on-year +97 +27 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Architect 4 11 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.16% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Median daily rate £650 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -19.23% +8.33%
10th Percentile £430 £455 £625
90th Percentile £725 £653 £675
Central London median daily rate £650 £525 £625
% change year-on-year +23.81% -16.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 2,528 6,278 6,734
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.28% 93.67% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,810 4,878 5,299
Median daily rate £500 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £306 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £500 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 121
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +5.23%
10th Percentile £12.73 £11.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £48.23 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +10.00%

Salesforce Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Salesforce Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Architect in the City of London

Salesforce Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Salesforce Architect in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Salesforce Architect in the City of London

Salesforce Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Salesforce Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Salesforce Architect in the City of London

Salesforce Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, Salesforce Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Salesforce Architect in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) PLM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Encryption
3 1 (25.00%) Single Customer View
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (25.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Netezza
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Salesforce Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Data Encryption
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Separation of Concerns
2 1 (25.00%) Single Customer View
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Netezza
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud