The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 20 31 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 22 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.86% 1.27% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 20.00% 3.30% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £450 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £560
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 110 91 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 39.29% 38.40% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 101
Median daily rate £405 £250 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.00% -42.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 18
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.35% -6.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.51 £14.50 £21.25
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 Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Oxford

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com in Oxford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in Oxford

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Apex Code
4 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) CRM
4 6 (22.22%) FTP
5 5 (18.52%) OOP
5 5 (18.52%) OO
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) RESTful
5 5 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (14.81%) Boomi
6 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
6 4 (14.81%) Visualforce
6 4 (14.81%) Dell
7 3 (11.11%) ISEB
7 3 (11.11%) SAP
7 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) JIRA
7 3 (11.11%) Open Source
7 3 (11.11%) SaaS

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Boomi
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.11%) Data Lake
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.41%) Big Data
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Salesforce Developer
3 5 (18.52%) ETL Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) CRM Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Payroll Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) RESTful
2 4 (14.81%) Visualforce
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) EDI
4 1 (3.70%) EDIFACT
4 1 (3.70%) J2EE
4 1 (3.70%) JSON
4 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) ETL
3 5 (18.52%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) OOP
4 4 (14.81%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Test Management
6 2 (7.41%) ITIL
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Management
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) EAI
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) Apex Code
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) SOQL
5 1 (3.70%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
1 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Dell
2 3 (11.11%) SAP