The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 176 195 178
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Force.com 15 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.20% 6.48% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £456 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £531 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
183 108 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.61% 1.80% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 76 75
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Force.com across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Force.com Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Force.com across the City of London region.

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Force.com
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Force.com across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Force.com Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Force.com
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Force.com across the City of London region.

Force.com Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Force.com also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Force.com.

1 29 (93.55%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (83.87%) Visualforce
2 26 (83.87%) Apex Code
3 16 (51.61%) Java
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
5 10 (32.26%) CRM
5 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 8 (25.81%) Finance
7 7 (22.58%) CSS
7 7 (22.58%) SaaS
8 6 (19.35%) jQuery
9 5 (16.13%) REST
9 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (16.13%) Mason
9 5 (16.13%) SOAP
9 5 (16.13%) XML
9 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.90%) Selenium
10 4 (12.90%) Web Development
10 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (9.68%) Degree
11 3 (9.68%) TDD
12 2 (6.45%) Informatica
12 2 (6.45%) Banking
12 2 (6.45%) Retail
12 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
12 2 (6.45%) Ajax

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Force.com also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Force.com. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) SaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Bower
2 2 (6.45%) Grunt
2 2 (6.45%) Yeoman
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior QA Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) UI Programmer
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) Visualforce
2 11 (35.48%) Web Services
3 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 7 (22.58%) CSS
5 6 (19.35%) jQuery
6 5 (16.13%) REST
6 5 (16.13%) Mason
6 5 (16.13%) SOAP
6 5 (16.13%) XML
7 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 1 (3.23%) JSON
8 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) CRM
1 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.90%) Web Development
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) System Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) Apex Code
2 16 (51.61%) Java
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) SOQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.45%) Informatica
2 2 (6.45%) Maxymiser
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) Eloqua
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