The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 25 March 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).

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com
North West / Manchester
Rank 89 90 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 3 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.89% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.57% 2.26% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 6
Median daily rate £425 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +0.57% +5.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.00 - £13.50

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 Manchester.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 528 707 666
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 39.88% 39.39% 41.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 364 326
Median daily rate £380 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.91% +5.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 19
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.46 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £90.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Manchester

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
1 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 3 (18.75%) Mason
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Optimisation
5 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) IVR
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) MS Project
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) CTI
5 1 (6.25%) Middleware
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) H.323
5 1 (6.25%) COM

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) CTI
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) H.323
1 1 (6.25%) MPLS
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
1 1 (6.25%) PBX
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Architect
1 5 (31.25%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (25.00%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Trainer
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Visualforce
2 3 (18.75%) Mason
3 1 (6.25%) COM
3 1 (6.25%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) IVR
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
4 1 (6.25%) Actionable Insight
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) B2B
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Optimisation
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Apex Code
2 1 (6.25%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau