The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the England region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 446 482 509
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +27
Contract jobs citing Force.com 103 57 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.13% 0.082%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.42% 5.50% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 44 38
Average daily rate
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£450 £488 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £358 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £585 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1605 1036 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.37% 2.27% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1057 725 442
Average daily rate £410 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £33.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.48% +65.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £50.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £33.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-47.72% +100.00%
Force.com
UK

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +25 72 £450 -7.73% 22
South East +4 19 £375 -30.23% 18
Yorkshire +2 2 £450 -10.00% 2
East of England - 2 £425 - 2
North West -5 1 £538 +13.15%
South West -25 1 £600 +65.51% 4
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 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.

1 168 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 129 (76.79%) Visualforce
3 128 (76.19%) Apex Code
4 93 (55.36%) Java
5 56 (33.33%) CRM
5 56 (33.33%) Mason
6 48 (28.57%) SaaS
7 44 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
8 35 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 26 (15.48%) XML
10 23 (13.69%) Web Services
10 23 (13.69%) HTML
10 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (11.90%) Migration
11 20 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (11.31%) SQL
12 19 (11.31%) SOAP
13 17 (10.12%) Data Migration
14 16 (9.52%) Finance
15 15 (8.93%) Business Analysis
16 14 (8.33%) J2EE
17 13 (7.74%) Project Management
17 13 (7.74%) Billing
18 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
19 10 (5.95%) Retail
19 10 (5.95%) .NET
19 10 (5.95%) C#
19 10 (5.95%) OO
19 10 (5.95%) Web Application Development
19 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Software

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 4 (2.38%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Project
1 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (28.57%) SaaS
2 44 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.17%) Heroku
4 4 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) HTTP
1 5 (2.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Ant
1 6 (3.57%) Eclipse
2 5 (2.98%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.79%) Subversion
4 2 (1.19%) Maven
4 2 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (9.52%) Finance
2 13 (7.74%) Billing
3 10 (5.95%) Retail
4 8 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.17%) Marketing
6 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.19%) Advertising
7 2 (1.19%) Publishing
7 2 (1.19%) Back Office
7 2 (1.19%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 91 (54.17%) Developer
2 89 (52.98%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 20 (11.90%) Analyst
4 19 (11.31%) Architect
5 18 (10.71%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 13 (7.74%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 12 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 12 (7.14%) Administrator
8 10 (5.95%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
8 10 (5.95%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
8 10 (5.95%) Consultant
9 9 (5.36%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 8 (4.76%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (2.98%) Senior Developer
11 5 (2.98%) Designer
12 3 (1.79%) Solutions Designer
13 2 (1.19%) Technical Consultant
13 2 (1.19%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (76.79%) Visualforce
2 56 (33.33%) Mason
3 26 (15.48%) XML
4 23 (13.69%) HTML
4 23 (13.69%) Web Services
5 19 (11.31%) SOAP
6 14 (8.33%) J2EE
7 10 (5.95%) .NET
8 9 (5.36%) CSS
9 8 (4.76%) Ajax
10 6 (3.57%) XHTML
11 5 (2.98%) Struts
11 5 (2.98%) RESTful
12 3 (1.79%) REST
12 3 (1.79%) XSD
12 3 (1.79%) XSLT
12 3 (1.79%) WSDL
13 2 (1.19%) J2SE
13 2 (1.19%) jQuery
14 1 (0.60%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.98%) FMCG
4 3 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.19%) DTV
5 2 (1.19%) Social Media
5 2 (1.19%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.60%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.60%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.33%) CRM
2 23 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (11.90%) Migration
4 17 (10.12%) Data Migration
5 15 (8.93%) Business Analysis
6 13 (7.74%) Project Management
7 11 (6.55%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (5.95%) OO
8 10 (5.95%) Web Application Development
9 9 (5.36%) ERP
9 9 (5.36%) ETL
9 9 (5.36%) Data Analysis
10 8 (4.76%) Workflow
10 8 (4.76%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.17%) Scrum
12 6 (3.57%) SOA
12 6 (3.57%) Waterfall
13 5 (2.98%) Analytics
13 5 (2.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 128 (76.19%) Apex Code
2 93 (55.36%) Java
3 35 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 19 (11.31%) SQL
5 10 (5.95%) C#
6 7 (4.17%) C++
7 6 (3.57%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
Vendors
1 168 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (4.17%) SAP
3 6 (3.57%) Siebel
3 6 (3.57%) Eloqua
4 5 (2.98%) Oracle
5 2 (1.19%) Sun
5 2 (1.19%) Informatica
6 1 (0.60%) JDA
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
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