The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 524 514 465
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -49
Contract jobs citing Force.com 55 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 4.29% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 48 36
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £444
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Force.com
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2438 1609 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 4.81% 3.14% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1583 1001 585
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 28 14
Average hourly rate £26.00 £16.51 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.48% -10.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £9.26 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £37.50 £31.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Force.com Jobs Demand Trend in England

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in England

Force.com
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Force.com across the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Force.com Daily Rate Histogram in England

Force.com
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Force.com Hourly Rate Trend in England

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 42 £456 -1.35% 63
West Midlands -5 4 £288 -42.50% 2
South East -7 4 £450 +18.81% 5
East of England +11 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 99 (93.40%) Salesforce.com
2 91 (85.85%) Apex Code
3 84 (79.25%) Visualforce
4 52 (49.06%) Java
5 48 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.19%) SaaS
6 32 (30.19%) Mason
7 29 (27.36%) Cloud Computing
8 23 (21.70%) Finance
9 21 (19.81%) CRM
10 18 (16.98%) Web Services
11 16 (15.09%) CSS
12 15 (14.15%) Retail
12 15 (14.15%) SOQL
13 14 (13.21%) JavaScript
13 14 (13.21%) HTML
14 13 (12.26%) SOAP
15 12 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (11.32%) Scrum
15 12 (11.32%) jQuery
15 12 (11.32%) REST
16 10 (9.43%) Marketing
17 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
17 9 (8.49%) Middleware
18 8 (7.55%) Informatica
18 8 (7.55%) Degree
18 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
19 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
19 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
20 6 (5.66%) Web Development

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.83%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Radian6
1 1 (0.94%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) SaaS
2 29 (27.36%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (4.72%) Heroku
4 1 (0.94%) Veeva
4 1 (0.94%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Selenium
2 3 (2.83%) Grunt
2 3 (2.83%) Yeoman
2 3 (2.83%) Bower
2 3 (2.83%) Ant
3 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 2 (1.89%) Subversion
3 2 (1.89%) JIRA
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (21.70%) Finance
2 15 (14.15%) Retail
3 10 (9.43%) Marketing
4 4 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.77%) Publishing
5 3 (2.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.89%) Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Advertising
7 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 57 (53.77%) Developer
2 53 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 17 (16.04%) Architect
4 11 (10.38%) Analyst
4 11 (10.38%) Technical Architect
4 11 (10.38%) Consultant
4 11 (10.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 9 (8.49%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (7.55%) Administrator
6 8 (7.55%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 7 (6.60%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 7 (6.60%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) UI Programmer
8 4 (3.77%) UI Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 2 (1.89%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 2 (1.89%) Data Analyst
10 2 (1.89%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (79.25%) Visualforce
2 32 (30.19%) Mason
3 18 (16.98%) Web Services
4 16 (15.09%) CSS
5 14 (13.21%) HTML
6 13 (12.26%) SOAP
7 12 (11.32%) REST
7 12 (11.32%) jQuery
8 9 (8.49%) Middleware
9 5 (4.72%) Ajax
9 5 (4.72%) XML
9 5 (4.72%) JSON
10 4 (3.77%) .NET
11 3 (2.83%) COM
11 3 (2.83%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (2.83%) Java EE
11 3 (2.83%) DHTML
12 1 (0.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.60%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.94%) IVR
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.94%) Life Science
6 1 (0.94%) Social Media
6 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.28%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (19.81%) CRM
3 12 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (11.32%) Scrum
4 9 (8.49%) Business Analysis
5 7 (6.60%) Software Engineering
6 6 (5.66%) Identity Management
6 6 (5.66%) Web Development
7 5 (4.72%) Kanban
7 5 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (4.72%) Web Application Development
7 5 (4.72%) Progressive Enhancement
7 5 (4.72%) Workflow
7 5 (4.72%) Project Management
7 5 (4.72%) Change Management
7 5 (4.72%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.72%) Migration
7 5 (4.72%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.72%) Data Management
8 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 91 (85.85%) Apex Code
2 52 (49.06%) Java
3 15 (14.15%) SOQL
4 14 (13.21%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.83%) PHP
5 3 (2.83%) SQL
5 3 (2.83%) Ruby
5 3 (2.83%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 99 (93.40%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (7.55%) Informatica
3 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
3 4 (3.77%) ExactTarget
4 3 (2.83%) Conga
4 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.83%) Oracle
4 3 (2.83%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.83%) Maxymiser
5 2 (1.89%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.94%) SAP
6 1 (0.94%) Pardot
England
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £100 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Essex
Mason Frank
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 13 days ago