The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 24 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 61 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 8 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.23% 1.13% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.20% 2.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £240 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -49.47% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 250 351 366
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 38.28% 49.58% 40.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 190 176
Median daily rate £395 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 17
Median hourly rate £16.00 £43.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.80% +129.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.50 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Salesforce.com in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 5 (62.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (62.50%) Visualforce
1 5 (62.50%) Apex Code
1 5 (62.50%) Talend
1 5 (62.50%) DBAmp
2 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (37.50%) Data Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Salesforce Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Data Stewardship
2 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Talend