Period
to 28 January 2022

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 162 130 180
Rank change year-on-year -32 +50 +67
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Developer 26 3 26
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.65% 0.14% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.15% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 21
10th Percentile £425 - £425
25th Percentile £463 - £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 - £525
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.00%
75th Percentile £665 - £575
90th Percentile £740 - £588
Central London median daily rate £525 £425 £525
% change year-on-year +23.53% -19.05% +5.00%

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 3,707 1,957 4,578
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.35% 92.57% 93.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,875 1,489 3,590
10th Percentile £358 £306 £300
25th Percentile £465 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £650 £603 £600
90th Percentile £750 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £550 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 18 62
10th Percentile £13.88 £15.73 £12.43
25th Percentile £18.63 £20.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate £34.75 £24.75 £19.75
Median % change year-on-year +40.40% +25.32% +5.61%
75th Percentile £51.50 £37.06 £25.31
90th Percentile £62.50 £46.53 £48.30
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +32.08% +32.50% +6.95%

Salesforce Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Developer in the City of London

Salesforce Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Daily rate trend for Salesforce Developer in the City of London

Salesforce Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Salesforce Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

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 28 January 2022, Salesforce Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) Apex Code
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 9 (34.62%) Lightning Web Components
6 7 (26.92%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 7 (26.92%) Visualforce
7 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 6 (23.08%) Social Skills
8 5 (19.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 5 (19.23%) CRM
8 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (19.23%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) Force.com
9 4 (15.38%) Node.js
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) SOAP
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) Conga
9 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
9 4 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
10 3 (11.54%) GDPR
10 3 (11.54%) SOQL
10 3 (11.54%) SOSL
10 3 (11.54%) React
10 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
10 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
10 3 (11.54%) API Development

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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 5 (19.23%) Force.com
2 5 (19.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Azure
3 1 (3.85%) FinancialForce
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Einstein
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (23.08%) Social Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Billing
3 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) Lightning Web Components
3 7 (26.92%) Visualforce
4 6 (23.08%) CSS
4 6 (23.08%) JSON
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 4 (15.38%) Node.js
6 4 (15.38%) SOAP
7 3 (11.54%) React
7 3 (11.54%) REST
7 3 (11.54%) Sass
7 3 (11.54%) Web Services
8 2 (7.69%) COM
8 2 (7.69%) Spring
8 2 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
3 4 (15.38%) Requirements Gathering
4 3 (11.54%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) AOP
4 3 (11.54%) API Development
4 3 (11.54%) B2C
4 3 (11.54%) Data Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
4 3 (11.54%) ERP
4 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) Apex Code
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) SOQL
4 3 (11.54%) SOSL
4 3 (11.54%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.69%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Formula Language
6 1 (3.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GDPR
1 3 (11.54%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (15.38%) Conga
3 3 (11.54%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud