The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 April 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
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 5 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.68% 7.00% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 11.67% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 4
Median daily rate £438 £419 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.47% +25.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £394
% change year-on-year -5.55% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.50 £25.00 £15.68
% change year-on-year +86.00% +59.48%  

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 Slough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 70 120 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 51.47% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 84 85
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £233 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £375
% change year-on-year +3.55% +3.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £17.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -20.49%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.28 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -14.31% +8.57%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in Slough

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 3 (50.00%) Visualforce
1 3 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) WSDL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Mason
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) COM
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

Salesforce.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Salesforce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Sales Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum Master
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) COM
2 1 (16.67%) Mason
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft