The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 June 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).

Salesforce.com
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 249 263
Rank change year-on-year +46 +14  
Contract jobs citing Salesforce.com 577 539 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.23% 1.00% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.81% 2.23% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 389 352
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 4
Median hourly rate £42.25 £24.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.22% +42.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £13.39 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.00 £31.18 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £26.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +60.95% +45.83%  

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.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20543 24211 25040
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.83% 44.90% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12469 14933 14677
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £569 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 717 824 1120
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.39 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.26% +7.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

Salesforce.com
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Salesforce.com in the UK

Salesforce.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Salesforce.com in the UK

Salesforce.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Salesforce.com in the UK

Salesforce.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Salesforce.com over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Salesforce.com in the UK

Salesforce.com
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +48 559 £450 - 190
London +32 357 £475 - 111
South East +22 96 £425 +6.25% 28
West Midlands +46 37 £550 +57.14% 6
Berkshire 0 33 £450 +12.50% 8
City of London -18 31 £450 - 22
Hampshire +20 20 £425 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire -5 17 £425 +12.95% 5
North West +21 14 £400 -11.11% 13
Birmingham +20 14 £550 +37.50% 4
East of England -30 14 £408 -9.44% 14
East Midlands +1 13 £450 +100.00% 3
Reading +13 11 £475 +163.88% 1
South West +14 10 £325 -15.58% 2
Buckinghamshire - 10 £475 - 1
Scotland +31 9 £240 -49.47% 5
Oxford -3 9 £425 +8.97% 1
Yorkshire +28 8 £400 -5.88% 7
Glasgow +10 8 £240 -49.47% 4
Warwickshire +9 8 £525 +16.66%
Andover - 8 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire +4 7 £400 -
West Yorkshire +23 6 £388 -3.12% 5
Nottingham +9 6 £450 -
Slough -5 6 £375 -9.09% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £408 -20.87% 6
West Sussex +16 5 £463 +45.66%
Manchester +6 5 £375 -16.66% 13
Surrey +4 5 £396 -12.00% 8
Milton Keynes - 5 £450 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 with a requirement for Salesforce.com.

1 402 (36.12%) CRM
2 329 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
3 281 (25.25%) Apex Code
4 250 (22.46%) Visualforce
5 210 (18.87%) Finance
6 184 (16.53%) Java
7 155 (13.93%) Marketing
8 144 (12.94%) SQL
9 129 (11.59%) JavaScript
10 117 (10.51%) Project Management
11 114 (10.24%) SOAP
12 111 (9.97%) REST
13 107 (9.61%) Microsoft
14 105 (9.43%) HTML
15 103 (9.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 102 (9.16%) Migration
17 100 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
18 99 (8.89%) Web Services
18 99 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
18 99 (8.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
19 94 (8.45%) SAP
20 93 (8.36%) Oracle
21 80 (7.19%) CSS
22 79 (7.10%) Mason
23 76 (6.83%) Data Migration
24 75 (6.74%) XML
24 75 (6.74%) Degree
25 70 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
25 70 (6.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
26 69 (6.20%) Scrum

Salesforce.com
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 38 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 32 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
2 32 (2.88%) Confluence
3 31 (2.79%) CMS
4 21 (1.89%) Skype for Business
5 12 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 11 (0.99%) Apache
6 11 (0.99%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (0.90%) Mule
8 9 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (0.81%) Drupal
9 7 (0.63%) IIS
9 7 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.63%) SAS
10 6 (0.54%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.36%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.36%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (3.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 17 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 13 (1.17%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.090%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.090%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.090%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.090%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 103 (9.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 70 (6.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (1.98%) Eloqua
4 18 (1.62%) NetSuite
5 12 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
6 10 (0.90%) Adobe Campaign
6 10 (0.90%) Payment Gateway
7 8 (0.72%) Unica
8 6 (0.54%) SAP CRM
9 4 (0.36%) Pega PRPC
9 4 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
10 3 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
10 3 (0.27%) Dynamics SL
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.27%) SAP SD
10 3 (0.27%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 99 (8.89%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 70 (6.29%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 66 (5.93%) SaaS
4 60 (5.39%) Force.com
5 52 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
6 47 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (3.50%) Office 365
8 34 (3.05%) Heroku
9 29 (2.61%) PaaS
10 22 (1.98%) GitHub
11 18 (1.62%) Yammer
12 15 (1.35%) CloudSense
13 14 (1.26%) IaaS
13 14 (1.26%) OpenShift
14 13 (1.17%) Boomi
15 12 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
15 12 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
16 10 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
17 7 (0.63%) FinancialForce.com
17 7 (0.63%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.96%) Internet
2 17 (1.53%) Firewall
3 13 (1.17%) MPLS
4 10 (0.90%) Intranet
5 9 (0.81%) VPN
5 9 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.63%) FTP
7 4 (0.36%) HTTP
7 4 (0.36%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.36%) Network Security
7 4 (0.36%) Skype
7 4 (0.36%) X.509
8 3 (0.27%) Broadband
8 3 (0.27%) DWDM
8 3 (0.27%) WAN
9 2 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.18%) SMS
10 1 (0.090%) CTI
10 1 (0.090%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 27 (2.43%) MySQL
3 24 (2.16%) DBAmp
3 24 (2.16%) Relational Database
4 19 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (1.53%) RDBMS
5 17 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (1.26%) QlikView
7 12 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (0.99%) Big Data
8 11 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
9 10 (0.90%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (0.81%) NoSQL
11 8 (0.72%) Data Lake
11 8 (0.72%) DataStage
12 7 (0.63%) Power BI
13 4 (0.36%) Data Mart
13 4 (0.36%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (5.48%) JIRA
2 37 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 36 (3.23%) Jenkins
4 25 (2.25%) Selenium
5 22 (1.98%) Eclipse
6 19 (1.71%) Oracle APEX
6 19 (1.71%) WebDriver
7 18 (1.62%) Subversion
8 16 (1.44%) Hudson
9 15 (1.35%) Maven
10 14 (1.26%) Bitbucket
11 12 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (0.90%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.81%) GitLab
14 7 (0.63%) Ant
14 7 (0.63%) HP UFT
14 7 (0.63%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.54%) SoapUI
15 6 (0.54%) Vagrant
General
1 210 (18.87%) Finance
2 155 (13.93%) Marketing
3 65 (5.84%) Banking
4 48 (4.31%) Retail
5 45 (4.04%) Billing
6 34 (3.05%) Telecoms
7 27 (2.43%) Investment Banking
8 16 (1.44%) Publishing
9 13 (1.17%) Advertising
10 10 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 9 (0.81%) Automotive
12 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.45%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.36%) French Language
14 4 (0.36%) Legal
15 3 (0.27%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.27%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.18%) Back Office
16 2 (0.18%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 360 (32.35%) Developer
2 303 (27.22%) Salesforce Developer
3 145 (13.03%) Architect
4 143 (12.85%) Analyst
5 110 (9.88%) Consultant
6 89 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 78 (7.01%) Business Analyst
8 73 (6.56%) Salesforce Architect
9 70 (6.29%) Administrator
10 68 (6.11%) Salesforce Analyst
11 60 (5.39%) Salesforce Administrator
12 54 (4.85%) Salesforce Consultant
13 44 (3.95%) Java Developer
13 44 (3.95%) Salesforce Business Analyst
14 40 (3.59%) Salesforce Project Manager
15 31 (2.79%) Solutions Architect
16 28 (2.52%) CRM Analyst
16 28 (2.52%) Technical Leader
17 27 (2.43%) CRM Consultant
18 24 (2.16%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 250 (22.46%) Visualforce
2 114 (10.24%) SOAP
3 111 (9.97%) REST
4 105 (9.43%) HTML
5 99 (8.89%) Web Services
6 80 (7.19%) CSS
7 79 (7.10%) Mason
8 75 (6.74%) XML
9 65 (5.84%) .NET
10 53 (4.76%) JSON
11 40 (3.59%) Spring
12 35 (3.14%) AngularJS
13 31 (2.79%) jQuery
13 31 (2.79%) RESTful
14 28 (2.52%) COM
14 28 (2.52%) Node.js
15 24 (2.16%) Hibernate
16 23 (2.07%) XML Schema
17 20 (1.80%) Middleware
18 17 (1.53%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (3.50%) User Experience
3 26 (2.34%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (2.07%) Virtual Team
5 21 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 19 (1.71%) Data Centre
8 16 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 11 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 11 (0.99%) IVR
11 10 (0.90%) PMI
12 9 (0.81%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.63%) Social Media
14 6 (0.54%) Fintech
15 4 (0.36%) Life Science
16 3 (0.27%) DataPower
16 3 (0.27%) NHS
16 3 (0.27%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 30 (2.70%) Windows
2 15 (1.35%) Unix
3 12 (1.08%) Linux
4 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.090%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (36.12%) CRM
2 329 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (10.51%) Project Management
4 102 (9.16%) Migration
5 100 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 76 (6.83%) Data Migration
7 69 (6.20%) Scrum
8 67 (6.02%) Business Analysis
9 65 (5.84%) SDLC
10 64 (5.75%) Data Management
10 64 (5.75%) Waterfall
11 55 (4.94%) Test Automation
12 54 (4.85%) DevOps
13 51 (4.58%) Analytics
13 51 (4.58%) Open Source
14 47 (4.22%) Change Management
14 47 (4.22%) ETL
15 46 (4.13%) E-Commerce
15 46 (4.13%) Workflow
16 44 (3.95%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 281 (25.25%) Apex Code
2 184 (16.53%) Java
3 144 (12.94%) SQL
4 129 (11.59%) JavaScript
5 57 (5.12%) SOQL
6 50 (4.49%) C#
7 23 (2.07%) PHP
8 19 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 14 (1.26%) Python
10 11 (0.99%) SOSL
11 8 (0.72%) C++
11 8 (0.72%) Ruby
12 6 (0.54%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.45%) VB
14 4 (0.36%) C
15 3 (0.27%) R
15 3 (0.27%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.27%) VBA
16 2 (0.18%) PROC SQL
16 2 (0.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (6.74%) Degree
2 26 (2.34%) PMI Certification
3 17 (1.53%) PMP
4 12 (1.08%) ISEB
5 11 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.36%) APMP
6 4 (0.36%) MAPM
6 4 (0.36%) PgMP
6 4 (0.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.27%) CISA
7 3 (0.27%) CISM
7 3 (0.27%) CISSP
7 3 (0.27%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.18%) Dell Certification
8 2 (0.18%) IIBA
8 2 (0.18%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.090%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.090%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.090%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.32%) QA
2 22 (1.98%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.90%) PMO
4 7 (0.63%) SLA
5 4 (0.36%) GxP
5 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.27%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.18%) COBIT
7 2 (0.18%) GAMP
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.090%) GCP
8 1 (0.090%) GDPR
8 1 (0.090%) SEPA
System Software
1 19 (1.71%) Docker
2 16 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.27%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (0.27%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.090%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.090%) vSphere
6 1 (0.090%) XenApp
6 1 (0.090%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (0.99%) Kubernetes
2 10 (0.90%) Piwik
3 8 (0.72%) Puppet
4 6 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.45%) Ansible
6 4 (0.36%) MOM
7 3 (0.27%) AirWatch
7 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (0.27%) SCOM
7 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 2 (0.18%) Amdocs OSS
8 2 (0.18%) Netcool
8 2 (0.18%) SCCM
9 1 (0.090%) Ganglia
9 1 (0.090%) Kibana
9 1 (0.090%) logstash
9 1 (0.090%) nmon
9 1 (0.090%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.090%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 107 (9.61%) Microsoft
2 94 (8.45%) SAP
3 93 (8.36%) Oracle
4 53 (4.76%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 33 (2.96%) Zuora
6 29 (2.61%) Informatica
7 25 (2.25%) Adobe
8 20 (1.80%) IBM
9 19 (1.71%) Infor
9 19 (1.71%) Pardot
10 17 (1.53%) Marketo
10 17 (1.53%) Siebel
11 16 (1.44%) Sage
11 16 (1.44%) Tableau
12 14 (1.26%) VMware
13 13 (1.17%) Apigee
13 13 (1.17%) Dell
14 12 (1.08%) ServiceNow
15 11 (0.99%) Apttus
15 11 (0.99%) MuleSoft
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