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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 491 518 493
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -25
Contract jobs citing Force.com 88 33 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.070% 0.093%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.79% 2.70% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 27 35
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £382 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
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 England region.

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1839 1220 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.71% 2.61% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1244 784 477
Average daily rate £450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 13
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.23 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -13.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £11.80 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £44.25 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 +46 55 £500 +11.11% 21
South East -11 26 £500 - 12
South West - 2 £531 - 2
East of England - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 189 (96.92%) Salesforce.com
2 159 (81.54%) Apex Code
3 149 (76.41%) Visualforce
4 102 (52.31%) Java
5 67 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
6 60 (30.77%) Mason
7 59 (30.26%) CRM
8 57 (29.23%) SaaS
9 53 (27.18%) Cloud Computing
10 48 (24.62%) Web Services
11 37 (18.97%) JavaScript
12 36 (18.46%) Migration
13 35 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 30 (15.38%) XML
15 28 (14.36%) Finance
16 25 (12.82%) SOAP
17 22 (11.28%) .NET
18 20 (10.26%) HTML
19 19 (9.74%) SOQL
20 17 (8.72%) REST
21 16 (8.21%) SQL
22 15 (7.69%) Data Migration
22 15 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
23 14 (7.18%) Scrum
23 14 (7.18%) Retail
23 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
23 14 (7.18%) ETL
24 13 (6.67%) Business Analysis
24 13 (6.67%) SOSL
25 12 (6.15%) OpenUP

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (1.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Office
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 57 (29.23%) SaaS
2 53 (27.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.10%) HTTP
2 7 (3.59%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (4.10%) JIRA
2 3 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.03%) Selenium
4 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.51%) Ant
4 1 (0.51%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (14.36%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Retail
3 10 (5.13%) Banking
4 9 (4.62%) Advertising
5 7 (3.59%) Billing
6 6 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.08%) Marketing
7 3 (1.54%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
9 1 (0.51%) Legal
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 98 (50.26%) Developer
2 97 (49.74%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 31 (15.90%) Consultant
4 30 (15.38%) Architect
5 26 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 26 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 16 (8.21%) Analyst
7 15 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 14 (7.18%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 11 (5.64%) Business Analyst
9 11 (5.64%) Technical Architect
10 10 (5.13%) Administrator
10 10 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 10 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 8 (4.10%) Functional Consultant
12 5 (2.56%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.05%) QA Analyst
13 4 (2.05%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.05%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (76.41%) Visualforce
2 60 (30.77%) Mason
3 48 (24.62%) Web Services
4 30 (15.38%) XML
5 25 (12.82%) SOAP
6 22 (11.28%) .NET
7 20 (10.26%) HTML
8 17 (8.72%) REST
9 12 (6.15%) CSS
10 11 (5.64%) J2EE
11 7 (3.59%) JSON
12 5 (2.56%) J2SE
13 3 (1.54%) Middleware
13 3 (1.54%) jQuery
13 3 (1.54%) Struts
14 1 (0.51%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (0.51%) Java EE
14 1 (0.51%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.08%) User Experience
3 4 (2.05%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.03%) FMCG
4 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.03%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.36%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (30.26%) CRM
3 36 (18.46%) Migration
4 35 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 14 (7.18%) Scrum
6 14 (7.18%) ETL
6 14 (7.18%) E-Commerce
7 13 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 12 (6.15%) Web Development
8 12 (6.15%) OpenUP
9 11 (5.64%) Project Management
10 8 (4.10%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.10%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.59%) Data Analysis
11 7 (3.59%) MVC
11 7 (3.59%) Workflow
12 6 (3.08%) OOP
12 6 (3.08%) OO
12 6 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 159 (81.54%) Apex Code
2 102 (52.31%) Java
3 37 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (9.74%) SOQL
5 16 (8.21%) SQL
6 13 (6.67%) SOSL
7 8 (4.10%) C++
8 7 (3.59%) C#
9 3 (1.54%) C
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 189 (96.92%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (4.62%) Oracle
3 8 (4.10%) SAP
4 7 (3.59%) Eloqua
5 4 (2.05%) ServiceNow
5 4 (2.05%) Informatica
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
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