Period
to 20 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Business Analyst was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 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.

Business Analyst - Salesforce.com
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 746 792 813
Rank change year-on-year +46 +21 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Business Analyst 124 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.054% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.057% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 33 42
UK median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% -10.53%
10th Percentile £338 £317 £363
90th Percentile £594 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £369
% change year-on-year -5.56% +22.03% -24.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 94,249 91,784 102,687
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,616 59,908 65,517
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,769 3,237 3,875
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.10 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +9.85%

Salesforce Business Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Salesforce Business Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Business Analyst in the UK

Salesforce Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce Business Analyst in the UK

Salesforce Business Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce Business Analyst over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce Business Analyst in the UK

Salesforce Business Analyst
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce Business Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +58 113 £475 +7.04% 15
London +40 86 £475 +11.11% 12
UK excluding London +13 37 £425 -5.56% 4
South East -34 13 £550 +22.22% 1
Scotland -10 10 £400 +34.45% 1
North of England +39 4 £450 +5.88%
East of England -6 4 £388 - 1
South West - 3 £310 - 1
Midlands - 3 £475 -
North West +8 2 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Salesforce Business Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, Salesforce Business Analyst 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 Business Analyst in the job title.

1 124 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 55 (44.35%) CRM
3 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (29.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (26.61%) Marketing
6 26 (20.97%) Business Analysis
7 24 (19.35%) Finance
7 24 (19.35%) User Stories
8 23 (18.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 22 (17.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 17 (13.71%) Acceptance Criteria
11 16 (12.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 16 (12.90%) JIRA
12 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (11.29%) Analytics
13 14 (11.29%) Mason
14 12 (9.68%) Retail
15 11 (8.87%) Waterfall
15 11 (8.87%) Degree
15 11 (8.87%) QA
16 10 (8.06%) Banking
16 10 (8.06%) Migration
16 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
16 10 (8.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 9 (7.26%) Functional Testing
17 9 (7.26%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
18 8 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
18 8 (6.45%) Apex Code
18 8 (6.45%) CMS
18 8 (6.45%) Billing

Salesforce Business Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (6.45%) CMS
1 8 (6.45%) WordPress
2 6 (4.84%) Confluence
3 3 (2.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (18.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.61%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 10 (8.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 6 (4.84%) Force.com
4 3 (2.42%) SaaS
5 1 (0.81%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.81%) Essbase
2 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) JIRA
2 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (26.61%) Marketing
2 24 (19.35%) Finance
3 12 (9.68%) Retail
4 10 (8.06%) Banking
5 8 (6.45%) Billing
6 7 (5.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.42%) Games
8 2 (1.61%) Digital Economy
8 2 (1.61%) Front Office
9 1 (0.81%) Automotive
9 1 (0.81%) French Language
9 1 (0.81%) German Language
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.29%) Mason
2 3 (2.42%) COM
2 3 (2.42%) Visualforce
3 2 (1.61%) .NET
3 2 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.61%) Web Services
3 2 (1.61%) WSDL
3 2 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.65%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.23%) Fintech
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing Technology
5 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.35%) CRM
2 39 (31.45%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (20.97%) Business Analysis
5 24 (19.35%) User Stories
6 17 (13.71%) Acceptance Criteria
7 14 (11.29%) Analytics
8 11 (8.87%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.06%) Migration
10 9 (7.26%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 9 (7.26%) Functional Testing
11 8 (6.45%) Defect Tracking
11 8 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.65%) Data Migration
12 7 (5.65%) Quote-to-Cash
13 6 (4.84%) SDLC
14 5 (4.03%) Systems Analysis
15 4 (3.23%) Data Mapping
15 4 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.45%) Apex Code
2 3 (2.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) SOQL
4 1 (0.81%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.87%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.65%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.87%) QA
2 3 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (12.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 6 (4.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.03%) SAP
5 3 (2.42%) Adobe
5 3 (2.42%) Siebel
6 2 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) Demandware
7 1 (0.81%) DocuSign
7 1 (0.81%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.81%) Marketo
7 1 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle
7 1 (0.81%) Pardot
7 1 (0.81%) Tableau
7 1 (0.81%) Vertica