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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 510 529 534
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +5
Contract jobs citing Force.com 70 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.93% 2.30% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 28
Average daily rate £431 £463 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £339 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +8.33%
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
3619 2213 1362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.67% 4.80% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2567 1466 884
Average daily rate £450 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 30
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.95 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £35.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 32 £500 +11.11% 48
South East +11 24 £380 -23.03% 3
East Midlands - 6 - -
East of England - 4 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 105 (99.06%) Salesforce.com
2 75 (70.75%) Apex Code
3 69 (65.09%) Visualforce
4 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
6 39 (36.79%) Scrum
7 35 (33.02%) Java
7 35 (33.02%) Waterfall
8 32 (30.19%) SDLC
9 31 (29.25%) Marketing
10 30 (28.30%) Subversion
10 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
11 27 (25.47%) REST
12 26 (24.53%) Migration
13 24 (22.64%) SOAP
13 24 (22.64%) CRM
14 23 (21.70%) Ant
15 22 (20.75%) HTML
15 22 (20.75%) Data Migration
16 21 (19.81%) Web Application Development
17 20 (18.87%) SaaS
17 20 (18.87%) CSS
18 17 (16.04%) SOA
19 16 (15.09%) XML
20 15 (14.15%) Web Services
20 15 (14.15%) Mason
20 15 (14.15%) SOQL
21 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
21 14 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
22 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
2 1 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (0.94%) Drupal
2 1 (0.94%) Lync
2 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
2 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (3.77%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.94%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.87%) SaaS
2 14 (13.21%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.77%) Heroku
4 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.83%) GitHub
5 2 (1.89%) Boomi
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.94%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.94%) Office 365
6 1 (0.94%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.94%) PaaS
6 1 (0.94%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.83%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
2 7 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (28.30%) Git (software)
1 30 (28.30%) Subversion
2 23 (21.70%) Ant
3 14 (13.21%) Jenkins
4 9 (8.49%) Oracle APEX
5 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (29.25%) Marketing
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (64.15%) Developer
2 65 (61.32%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Architect
4 17 (16.04%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Technical Architect
6 7 (6.60%) Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Agile Developer
7 5 (4.72%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (4.72%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 4 (3.77%) Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Java Developer
8 4 (3.77%) MuleSoft Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Administrator
9 3 (2.83%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 2 (1.89%) CRM Developer
10 2 (1.89%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (1.89%) HTML Developer
10 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (65.09%) Visualforce
2 27 (25.47%) REST
3 24 (22.64%) SOAP
4 22 (20.75%) HTML
5 20 (18.87%) CSS
6 16 (15.09%) XML
7 15 (14.15%) Mason
7 15 (14.15%) Web Services
8 9 (8.49%) JSON
9 6 (5.66%) Ajax
9 6 (5.66%) DHTML
10 3 (2.83%) COM
10 3 (2.83%) jQuery
11 2 (1.89%) .NET
11 2 (1.89%) Middleware
11 2 (1.89%) RESTful
12 1 (0.94%) HTML5
12 1 (0.94%) J2EE
12 1 (0.94%) J2SE
12 1 (0.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.94%) Blog
4 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
1 7 (6.60%) Unix
2 1 (0.94%) Android
2 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (36.79%) Scrum
3 35 (33.02%) Waterfall
4 32 (30.19%) SDLC
5 26 (24.53%) Migration
6 24 (22.64%) CRM
7 22 (20.75%) Data Migration
8 21 (19.81%) Web Application Development
9 17 (16.04%) SOA
10 13 (12.26%) API Development
11 12 (11.32%) Project Management
12 11 (10.38%) OO
13 10 (9.43%) ETL
13 10 (9.43%) OOP
14 9 (8.49%) High Availability
15 8 (7.55%) Email Marketing
15 8 (7.55%) Release Management
15 8 (7.55%) Web Development
16 7 (6.60%) Business Analysis
16 7 (6.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 75 (70.75%) Apex Code
2 41 (38.68%) JavaScript
3 35 (33.02%) Java
4 15 (14.15%) SOQL
5 8 (7.55%) SQL
6 7 (6.60%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.89%) C#
8 2 (1.89%) SOSL
9 1 (0.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) CBAP
3 2 (1.89%) MBA
3 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.94%) vCloud
1 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 105 (99.06%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (8.49%) Oracle
3 8 (7.55%) ExactTarget
4 6 (5.66%) Informatica
4 6 (5.66%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.77%) Conga
5 4 (3.77%) Marketo
5 4 (3.77%) Pardot
6 3 (2.83%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.83%) SAP
7 2 (1.89%) Dell
7 2 (1.89%) Infor
7 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.94%) Google
8 1 (0.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.94%) VMware
London
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 17 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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