Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 6 months to 23 February 2018 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
England > North West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 188 164
Rank change year-on-year +33 -24 +29
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 49 25 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.91% 0.42% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 2.18% 0.94% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 31
North West median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £305 £313 £300
90th Percentile £625 £479 £500
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £17.27 £19.00
% change year-on-year +24.48% -9.09% -44.11%

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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,248 2,664 3,367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 41.81% 44.89% 40.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,401 1,621 1,833
North West median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £220
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 112 193
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £18.63 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.07% -6.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.00 £47.33
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +7.66%

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Salesforce.com as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce.com in the North West

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in the North West

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com in the North West over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in the North West

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce.com within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +15 24 £418 +1.21% 16
Merseyside +25 16 £600 +33.33% 3
Cheshire -1 7 £375 -9.09%
Lancashire - 1 - -
Salesforce.com
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 14 (28.57%) Apex Code
2 13 (26.53%) Visualforce
2 13 (26.53%) CRM
3 11 (22.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 10 (20.41%) CSS
4 10 (20.41%) HTML
5 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
5 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 8 (16.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 8 (16.33%) Workflow
7 7 (14.29%) MVC
8 6 (12.24%) Finance
8 6 (12.24%) PHP
8 6 (12.24%) Mason
8 6 (12.24%) Conga
9 5 (10.20%) C#
9 5 (10.20%) Linux
9 5 (10.20%) ERP
9 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.20%) Validation
9 5 (10.20%) LAMP
10 4 (8.16%) Project Management
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
10 4 (8.16%) SAP
10 4 (8.16%) Oracle
10 4 (8.16%) SQL
10 4 (8.16%) Symfony
10 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
10 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.08%) SAP MDG
3 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.04%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (2.04%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 8 (16.33%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) FinancialForce
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Serverless
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (4.08%) Power BI
2 2 (4.08%) SAP BW
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.04%) QlikView
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) gulp
3 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.08%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.08%) webpack
4 1 (2.04%) Grunt
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
4 1 (2.04%) Selenium
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Salesforce Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Salesforce Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Lead Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Consultant
7 4 (8.16%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) Salesforce Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Salesforce Administrator
9 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Implementation Specialist
10 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.53%) Visualforce
2 10 (20.41%) CSS
2 10 (20.41%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
4 6 (12.24%) Mason
5 5 (10.20%) LAMP
6 4 (8.16%) Symfony
7 3 (6.12%) .NET
8 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (4.08%) Ninject
8 2 (4.08%) OAuth2
8 2 (4.08%) SAP PI
9 1 (2.04%) Angular 2
9 1 (2.04%) CSS3
9 1 (2.04%) HTML5
9 1 (2.04%) Node.js
9 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (2.04%) RESTful
9 1 (2.04%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) CRM
2 8 (16.33%) Workflow
3 7 (14.29%) MVC
4 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (10.20%) ERP
4 5 (10.20%) Validation
5 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.16%) Dashboard Development
5 4 (8.16%) Data Management
5 4 (8.16%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) SOA
7 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum
7 2 (4.08%) Single Customer View
7 2 (4.08%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.08%) Web Development
8 1 (2.04%) Business Process Modelling
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Apex Code
1 14 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 5 (10.20%) C#
4 4 (8.16%) SQL
5 2 (4.08%) Java
5 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.04%) Erlang
6 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) CloudForms
1 1 (2.04%) Packer
1 1 (2.04%) Rancher
1 1 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Conga
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
3 3 (6.12%) Sage
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) ATG
5 1 (2.04%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Epicor
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) hybris
5 1 (2.04%) IFS
5 1 (2.04%) Infor
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.04%) Pardot
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Siebel
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
5 1 (2.04%) Talend
5 1 (2.04%) Zend