The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Administrator was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 Administrator
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 636 615
Rank change year-on-year +69 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Administrator 33 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.071% 0.039% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.041% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 20
Median daily rate £330 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.53% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £400 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year - +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43831 53159 52965
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.10% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28449 34627 32119
Median daily rate £433 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.13% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1436 1538 2125
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Salesforce Administrator
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Salesforce Administrator in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Administrator in the UK

Salesforce Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce Administrator in the UK

Salesforce Administrator
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce Administrator over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce Administrator in the UK

Salesforce Administrator
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce Administrator in the UK

Salesforce Administrator
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +67 33 £330 -0.37% 28
London +41 22 £335 -0.74% 14
West Midlands - 4 £350 - 2
South East +16 2 £319 -5.55% 2
East of England -4 2 £275 -26.66% 3
Berkshire +21 1 £325 -7.14%
South West +3 1 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +3 1 - -
Wiltshire 0 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £325 +8.33% 1
Essex - 1 £275 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - - 1
North East - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £325 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £313 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £325 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £313 -

Salesforce Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Salesforce Administrator 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 featuring Salesforce Administrator in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (23.64%) Apex Code
3 12 (21.82%) Mason
4 11 (20.00%) Finance
4 11 (20.00%) CRM
5 8 (14.55%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (12.73%) Visualforce
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Workflow
8 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
8 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (7.27%) Validation
8 4 (7.27%) Marketing
8 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
9 3 (5.45%) Degree
9 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (3.64%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
10 2 (3.64%) Force.com
10 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
10 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
10 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.64%) Retail
10 2 (3.64%) Data Management
10 2 (3.64%) MCP
11 1 (1.82%) COM
11 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.82%) ETL

Salesforce Administrator Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Data Lake
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.82%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (21.82%) Mason
2 7 (12.73%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.64%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) CRM
2 8 (14.55%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (12.73%) Migration
4 6 (10.91%) Workflow
5 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Validation
6 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.64%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (3.64%) Data Management
6 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.64%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.82%) Business Development
7 1 (1.82%) Contact Management
7 1 (1.82%) Data Deduplication
7 1 (1.82%) ETL
7 1 (1.82%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.82%) Logistics
7 1 (1.82%) Scrum
7 1 (1.82%) Social Commerce
7 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) Apex Code
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.82%) Anaplan
2 1 (1.82%) Marketo
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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