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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
London / City of London
Rank - 149 177
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.032% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.43% 5.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -13.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
404 235 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.70% 7.49% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 190 210
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £19.16 £29.64 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.36% +66.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Force.com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 11 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Force.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (80.00%) Visualforce
2 4 (80.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Mason
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) API Development
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP

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

General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (40.00%) Mason
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com