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 23 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 37 41
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 9 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.75% 3.07% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 7.38% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
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 Oxford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 114 122 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 34.86% 41.64% 34.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 92 82
Median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £229 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £8.80 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.13% -48.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £8.80 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £8.80 £58.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 11 (35.48%) Test Management
2 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
2 11 (35.48%) SaaS
3 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
3 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
4 9 (29.03%) Confluence
4 9 (29.03%) Open Source
4 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing
4 9 (29.03%) JIRA
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) ISEB
6 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
7 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
7 6 (19.35%) Apex Code
7 6 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (16.13%) CRM
8 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (16.13%) Java
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
10 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
10 3 (9.68%) Visualforce
10 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
10 3 (9.68%) Degree
10 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
10 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
10 3 (9.68%) FTP
11 2 (6.45%) Dell

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring 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 9 (29.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Markit EDM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Boomi
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Force.com
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) FTP
2 1 (3.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Data Lake
2 3 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (29.03%) JIRA
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Publishing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Test Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Salesforce Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) Salesforce Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Salesforce Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Salesforce Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) ETL Developer
6 2 (6.45%) SaaS Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Salesforce Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Visualforce
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) RESTful
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) EDI
3 1 (3.23%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) JSON
3 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.23%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Semantic Web
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.23%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
2 11 (35.48%) Test Management
3 10 (32.26%) Test Strategy
3 10 (32.26%) Waterfall
4 9 (29.03%) Open Source
4 9 (29.03%) Regression Testing
5 8 (25.81%) ITIL
6 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
6 6 (19.35%) Matrix Organization
7 5 (16.13%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) OOP
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.23%) Migration
9 1 (3.23%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Apex Code
2 5 (16.13%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.45%) C#
6 1 (3.23%) C++
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) SOQL
6 1 (3.23%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) ISEB
1 7 (22.58%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Dell
1 2 (6.45%) SAP