The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £503 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+40.55% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Force.com
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
90 88 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.15% 8.66% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 67 17
Average daily rate £450 £525 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%