Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Salesforce Consultant was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 26 July 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 Consultant
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 786 808 819
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -62
Contract jobs requiring a Salesforce Consultant 58 94 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.086% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.090% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 63 64
UK median daily rate £488 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -10.00% +13.96%
10th Percentile £414 £315 £313
90th Percentile £593 £598 £646
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £391
% change year-on-year -5.26% +21.41% -17.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 90298 104385 106998
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.01% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58587 67947 66244
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £233
90th Percentile £620 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2889 3090 4140
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.91 £10.40 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.60 £47.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.77 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -6.47% +11.76% +1.49%

Salesforce Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Salesforce Consultant in the UK

Salesforce Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce Consultant in the UK

Salesforce Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce Consultant over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce Consultant in the UK

Salesforce Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce Consultant in the UK

Salesforce Consultant
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Salesforce Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 +17 54 £488 +8.33% 13
London 0 33 £500 +11.11% 11
UK excluding London +54 19 £450 -5.26% 1
South East +56 13 £525 +31.25%
Midlands +34 3 - -
West Midlands +34 3 - -
East of England -16 2 £275 -44.16%
North of England +54 1 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +33 1 £450 +5.88%

Salesforce Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Salesforce Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (32.76%) CRM
3 12 (20.69%) Mason
4 11 (18.97%) Finance
5 10 (17.24%) Marketing
5 10 (17.24%) Apex Code
5 10 (17.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 8 (13.79%) Data Architecture
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) Migration
7 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.34%) SAP
7 6 (10.34%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 6 (10.34%) Visualforce
7 6 (10.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 5 (8.62%) Marketo
8 5 (8.62%) SQL
8 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.90%) JSON
9 4 (6.90%) Data Management
9 4 (6.90%) Pardot
9 4 (6.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (6.90%) Microservices
9 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (6.90%) REST
9 4 (6.90%) Master Data Management
10 3 (5.17%) Heroku
10 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Dashboard Development

Salesforce Consultant 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 1 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (1.72%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 6 (10.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.17%) CloudSense
4 3 (5.17%) Heroku
5 2 (3.45%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) DBAmp
1 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
1 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 10 (17.24%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.69%) Mason
2 6 (10.34%) Visualforce
3 4 (6.90%) JSON
3 4 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.72%) .NET
5 1 (1.72%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) CRM
2 8 (13.79%) Data Architecture
3 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.34%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 6 (10.34%) Migration
3 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) Data Management
5 4 (6.90%) Master Data Management
5 4 (6.90%) Microservices
6 3 (5.17%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Data Integration
7 2 (3.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.45%) Data Transformation
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (3.45%) ETL
7 2 (3.45%) ITSM
7 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Apex Code
2 5 (8.62%) SQL
3 2 (3.45%) C
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (10.34%) SAP
3 5 (8.62%) Marketo
4 4 (6.90%) Pardot
4 4 (6.90%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 2 (3.45%) Apttus
5 2 (3.45%) BMC
5 2 (3.45%) Dell
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Adobe
6 1 (1.72%) Google
6 1 (1.72%) hybris
6 1 (1.72%) Jitterbit