The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 3 months to 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com
England / South West
Rank 128 115 129
Rank change year-on-year -13 +14  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 7 22 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.27% 0.77% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% 1.93% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 8
Median daily rate £400 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £369 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £507 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.93%  
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 the South West.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1030 1138 1204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 40.33% 39.69% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 649 730 711
Median daily rate £365 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.68% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £220 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 68
Median hourly rate £38.50 £20.00 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.50% -0.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.25 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £46.34 £44.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

Salesforce.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Salesforce.com in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce.com in the South West

Salesforce.com
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +1 2 - - 5
Devon - 2 £438 - 1
Wiltshire +3 1 - - 1
Salesforce.com
England

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 South West region with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Apex Code
3 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (39.13%) C#
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 5 (21.74%) CRM
7 4 (17.39%) C++
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 3 (13.04%) Visualforce
8 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 2 (8.70%) JSP
9 2 (8.70%) Servlets
9 2 (8.70%) Apache
9 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (8.70%) Degree
9 2 (8.70%) Information Management
9 2 (8.70%) WebSockets
9 2 (8.70%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) User Experience
10 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management

Salesforce.com
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Dutch Language
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++/C# Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Salesforce Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Salesforce Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Trainer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) Visualforce
3 2 (8.70%) JSP
3 2 (8.70%) Servlets
3 2 (8.70%) WebSockets
4 1 (4.35%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) CMDB
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Analytics
4 2 (8.70%) Information Management
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.35%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (4.35%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) Apex Code
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Capita
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Intel Security
2 1 (4.35%) Northgate
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec
2 1 (4.35%) Veeam
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago