Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 231 238
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 +40
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Architect 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.048% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.050% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
City of London median daily rate £525 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +9.52% -4.55%
10th Percentile £485 £563 £480
90th Percentile £575 £588 £620
Central London median daily rate £538 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -6.52% +9.52% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 6,661 5,962 6,812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 95.58% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,286 4,726 5,371
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 67 99
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -9.95% +19.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.96
90th Percentile £30.80 £55.00 £40.35
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.35% -11.05% +18.18%

Salesforce Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Salesforce Architect in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Salesforce Architect in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend 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 18 January 2018, Salesforce Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Salesforce Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) CTI
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) IVR
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
4 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 2 (25.00%) Social Media
4 2 (25.00%) DocuSign
4 2 (25.00%) Social Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (25.00%) Pardot

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Radian6
1 2 (25.00%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (37.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) CTI
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTPS
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (25.00%) IVR
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (25.00%) Conga
2 2 (25.00%) DocuSign
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Pardot
2 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (12.50%) Jitterbit