The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Developer was £451 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 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 Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 154 188
Rank change year-on-year +8 +34  
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Developer 16 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Median daily rate £451 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £623 £650 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £463
% change year-on-year - -2.70%  
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 3048 3293 5190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 94.87% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2315 2667 3913
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 £320 £313 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 75
Median hourly rate £17.39 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.07% +11.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £43.57 £34.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Salesforce Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Developer in the City of London

Salesforce Developer
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 Developer in the City of London.

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

Salesforce Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce Developer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Salesforce Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (82.35%) Apex Code
3 11 (64.71%) Visualforce
3 11 (64.71%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) CRM
6 5 (29.41%) Middleware
6 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) Banking
6 5 (29.41%) SOQL
6 5 (29.41%) SOSL
7 4 (23.53%) DevOps
7 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) SOA
8 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
8 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) MOM
8 3 (17.65%) XSLT
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) EAI
8 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
8 3 (17.65%) Struts
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) JIRA

Salesforce Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
1 2 (11.76%) Mule
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
1 2 (11.76%) Heroku
2 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) DBAmp
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) DB2
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Bitbucket
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) JUnit
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) Visualforce
2 5 (29.41%) Middleware
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) Struts
4 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
4 3 (17.65%) XSLT
5 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.76%) Apache Camel
5 2 (11.76%) GWT
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) Java RMI
6 1 (5.88%) JMS
6 1 (5.88%) JSP
6 1 (5.88%) Servlets
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) CRM
3 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 4 (23.53%) DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) API Development
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mapping
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) EAI
5 3 (17.65%) ERD
5 3 (17.65%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Service Design
5 3 (17.65%) UML
5 3 (17.65%) XML Parsing
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Apex Code
2 11 (64.71%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) SOQL
3 5 (29.41%) SOSL
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.76%) Informatica
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau
2 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) Canoo
3 1 (5.88%) Zuora
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