The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Consultant was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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 Consultant
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 163 191
Rank change year-on-year +13 +28  
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Consultant 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.086% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.091% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 9
Median daily rate £525 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.69% +21.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £615 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £468 £375
% change year-on-year +4.27% +24.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3038 3310 5264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.18% 94.87% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2313 2684 3966
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 75
Median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £18.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +7.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £43.57 £32.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Salesforce Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Salesforce Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Consultant in the City of London

Salesforce Consultant
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 Consultant in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce Consultant in the City of London

Salesforce Consultant Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Salesforce Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Marketo
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Heroku
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team

Salesforce Consultant 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 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Heroku
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (33.33%) Marketo