Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Developer was £495 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Salesforce.com Developer
England > South East
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 317 351
Rank change year-on-year -5 +34 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Developer 51 41 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.29% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 25 35
South East median daily rate £495 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.89% +9.09% -8.33%
10th Percentile £330 £378 £363
90th Percentile £538 £510 £525
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15,277 14,302 17,346
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.10% 93.77% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,133 8,456 10,233
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £238 £225 £230
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 560 741 889
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -10.23% +21.84%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.29 £10.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.44 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.34% - +12.12%

Salesforce Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Salesforce Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Developer in the South East

Salesforce Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Salesforce Developer in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce Developer in the South East

Salesforce Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce Developer in the South East

Salesforce Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Thames Valley -21 27 £513 +13.89% 6
Surrey -10 15 £495 +19.88% 1
Oxfordshire -4 14 £488 -9.30%
Berkshire -16 9 £500 +11.11% 4
Buckinghamshire -22 4 £525 - 2
Middlesex - 4 £418 -
Hampshire +2 3 £500 +11.11%
East Sussex 0 2 £330 -
Salesforce Developer
England

Salesforce Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Salesforce Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Salesforce Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (41.18%) Apex Code
4 18 (35.29%) Visualforce
5 17 (33.33%) Scrum
6 16 (31.37%) Release Management
6 16 (31.37%) Kanban
6 16 (31.37%) BDD
6 16 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (29.41%) System Integration Testing
7 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
7 15 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
7 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (29.41%) Selenium
7 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
7 15 (29.41%) Maven
8 14 (27.45%) DevOps
8 14 (27.45%) User Experience
9 13 (25.49%) HTML
10 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
10 10 (19.61%) Billing
10 10 (19.61%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 9 (17.65%) SDLC
12 8 (15.69%) Quote-to-Cash
13 7 (13.73%) jQuery
13 7 (13.73%) QA
14 5 (9.80%) SQL
14 5 (9.80%) CSS
14 5 (9.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 5 (9.80%) AngularJS

Salesforce Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 2 (3.92%) Slack
3 1 (1.96%) Boomi
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) ServiceMax
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (3.92%) MySQL
1 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.96%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 15 (29.41%) Maven
1 15 (29.41%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Ant
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (19.61%) Billing
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) Visualforce
2 13 (25.49%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) jQuery
4 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
4 5 (9.80%) CSS
5 4 (7.84%) LAMP
5 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 4 (7.84%) REST
5 4 (7.84%) RESTful
5 4 (7.84%) SOAP
6 3 (5.88%) .NET
6 3 (5.88%) CSS3
6 3 (5.88%) HTML5
6 3 (5.88%) Mason
7 2 (3.92%) JSON
7 2 (3.92%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) LESS
8 1 (1.96%) Sass
8 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) Scrum
3 16 (31.37%) BDD
3 16 (31.37%) Continuous Delivery
3 16 (31.37%) Kanban
3 16 (31.37%) Release Management
4 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (29.41%) System Integration Testing
4 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
4 15 (29.41%) Translating Business Requirements
5 14 (27.45%) DevOps
6 10 (19.61%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 9 (17.65%) SDLC
8 8 (15.69%) Quote-to-Cash
9 4 (7.84%) Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (7.84%) OO
9 4 (7.84%) OOD
9 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (41.18%) Apex Code
2 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Java
6 2 (3.92%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) SOQL
6 2 (3.92%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (5.88%) Informatica
3 2 (3.92%) Assembla
4 1 (1.96%) Adobe
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle