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 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 155 160 194
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +34
Contract jobs citing Force.com 4 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.088% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.96% 1.38% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 11
Median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Force.com
London

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
415 218 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.86% 6.36% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 184 214
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.92 £26.32 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.31% +34.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (83.33%) Visualforce
2 10 (83.33%) Apex Code
3 8 (66.67%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) Java
5 5 (41.67%) REST
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 3 (25.00%) OOP
7 3 (25.00%) OO
7 3 (25.00%) ERP
7 3 (25.00%) G Suite
7 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 3 (25.00%) Google
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby
8 2 (16.67%) Mason
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Workflow
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Migration
8 2 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (16.67%) J2SE
8 2 (16.67%) CRM
8 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (16.67%) SOA
8 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Drupal
2 1 (8.33%) Joomla!
2 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) G Suite
2 2 (16.67%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
1 8 (66.67%) Salesforce Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Salesforce Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Salesforce Technical Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) Visualforce
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) J2SE
5 2 (16.67%) Mason
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) JSON
6 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
1 3 (25.00%) OO
1 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) SOA
2 2 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (16.67%) UML
2 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (8.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Service Design
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Apex Code
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (8.33%) SOQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Talend