The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Salesforce.com products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Salesforce.com (SFDC).

Salesforce.com
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 107 130
Rank change year-on-year -28 +23  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 29 56 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.88% 1.65% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 4.09% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 53
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £265 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £610 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £26.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +60.95% +45.83%  

Salesforce.com is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1253 1370 2428
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.92% 40.45% 42.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 1056 1802
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 64
Median hourly rate £21.40 £19.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.63% +5.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.92 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Salesforce.com as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce.com in the City of London

Salesforce.com
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.com in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in the City of London

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in the City of London

Salesforce.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce.com in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 31 (46.97%) CRM
2 22 (33.33%) Apex Code
3 19 (28.79%) Visualforce
3 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (27.27%) Finance
5 16 (24.24%) Java
6 15 (22.73%) Banking
7 10 (15.15%) Project Management
7 10 (15.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 9 (13.64%) SQL
8 9 (13.64%) REST
9 8 (12.12%) Analytics
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.12%) CSS
10 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
10 7 (10.61%) Migration
10 7 (10.61%) DevOps
10 7 (10.61%) SOQL
10 7 (10.61%) Marketing
10 7 (10.61%) JIRA
10 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 6 (9.09%) Degree
11 6 (9.09%) SOSL
11 6 (9.09%) Heroku
11 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 6 (9.09%) HTML
11 6 (9.09%) Middleware
12 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
12 5 (7.58%) C#
12 5 (7.58%) SQL Server

Salesforce.com
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 (4.55%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Mule
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Drupal
3 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.52%) SAS
3 1 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Eloqua
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.52%) SessionCam
3 1 (1.52%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 6 (9.09%) Heroku
3 5 (7.58%) GitHub
4 4 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 2 (3.03%) FinancialForce.com
5 2 (3.03%) Force.com
5 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
5 2 (3.03%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) SaaS
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.52%) Basecamp
6 1 (1.52%) Google Play
6 1 (1.52%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.52%) iTunes
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.52%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) FTP
1 1 (1.52%) HTTP
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (1.52%) Network Security
1 1 (1.52%) Skype
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
1 1 (1.52%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) Big Data
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.55%) QlikView
4 2 (3.03%) DBAmp
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) DB2
5 1 (1.52%) Mixpanel
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.03%) Selenium
4 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.52%) Ant
5 1 (1.52%) JUnit
5 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 18 (27.27%) Finance
2 15 (22.73%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Advertising
5 3 (4.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 24 (36.36%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Salesforce Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Architect
4 9 (13.64%) Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Consultant
6 7 (10.61%) Project Manager
7 6 (9.09%) Lead Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Salesforce Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Salesforce Consultant
8 5 (7.58%) Business Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Java Architect
8 5 (7.58%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Salesforce Project Manager
9 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Salesforce Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Environment Manager
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) Visualforce
2 9 (13.64%) REST
3 8 (12.12%) CSS
4 6 (9.09%) HTML
4 6 (9.09%) Middleware
5 5 (7.58%) SOAP
5 5 (7.58%) XML
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) Node.js
6 4 (6.06%) Web Services
6 4 (6.06%) XML Schema
6 4 (6.06%) XSLT
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 3 (4.55%) GWT
7 3 (4.55%) jQuery
7 3 (4.55%) Mason
7 3 (4.55%) Struts
8 2 (3.03%) .NET
8 2 (3.03%) Apache Camel
8 2 (3.03%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.52%) Equities
5 1 (1.52%) Fintech
5 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.52%) Social Media
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) CRM
2 19 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.15%) Project Management
4 8 (12.12%) Analytics
4 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (10.61%) DevOps
5 7 (10.61%) Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.58%) Business Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Front End Development
7 5 (7.58%) Microservices
7 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.06%) Data Migration
8 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.06%) SOA
8 4 (6.06%) XML Parsing
9 3 (4.55%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.33%) Apex Code
2 16 (24.24%) Java
3 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.61%) SOQL
5 6 (9.09%) SOSL
6 5 (7.58%) C#
7 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) COBIT
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Marketo
2 4 (6.06%) Tableau
3 3 (4.55%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 3 (4.55%) Rackspace
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Google
4 2 (3.03%) Informatica
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.03%) Zuora
5 1 (1.52%) Canoo
5 1 (1.52%) Hootsuite
5 1 (1.52%) Meraki
5 1 (1.52%) Omniture
5 1 (1.52%) Optimizely
5 1 (1.52%) Pardot
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
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