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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 472 512 513
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +1
Contract jobs citing Force.com 106 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.69% 4.79% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 42
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £374 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £483
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £95.00 -
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
1864 1190 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.57% 2.47% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 800 404
Average daily rate £425 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £125 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 17
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.20 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £47.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +55 76 £500 +5.26% 35
East Midlands +13 11 £438 - 3
South East +1 9 £363 -20.54% 6
South West -43 3 - - 1
East of England -20 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 4
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Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 215 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 169 (78.60%) Apex Code
3 165 (76.74%) Visualforce
4 108 (50.23%) Java
5 75 (34.88%) CRM
6 63 (29.30%) Mason
7 59 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
8 55 (25.58%) JavaScript
9 54 (25.12%) SaaS
10 50 (23.26%) Cloud Computing
11 49 (22.79%) Web Services
12 45 (20.93%) XML
13 41 (19.07%) Migration
14 34 (15.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 33 (15.35%) HTML
16 31 (14.42%) SOQL
17 26 (12.09%) SOAP
18 23 (10.70%) SQL
18 23 (10.70%) .NET
19 20 (9.30%) Data Migration
20 18 (8.37%) J2EE
21 17 (7.91%) Finance
22 16 (7.44%) ETL
22 16 (7.44%) SOSL
23 15 (6.98%) Project Management
23 15 (6.98%) Business Analysis
24 14 (6.51%) Scrum
24 14 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
25 12 (5.58%) Web Development
25 12 (5.58%) C#

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (2.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.40%) MS Project
1 3 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.12%) SaaS
2 50 (23.26%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (4.19%) Heroku
4 4 (1.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.65%) HTTP
2 9 (4.19%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.19%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (2.79%) JIRA
1 6 (2.79%) Ant
1 6 (2.79%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.86%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (1.40%) Subversion
4 2 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 17 (7.91%) Finance
2 11 (5.12%) Retail
2 11 (5.12%) Billing
3 8 (3.72%) Marketing
3 8 (3.72%) Advertising
4 6 (2.79%) Banking
4 6 (2.79%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.93%) Electronics
7 2 (0.93%) Back Office
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 114 (53.02%) Developer
2 112 (52.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 31 (14.42%) Architect
4 30 (13.95%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 24 (11.16%) Consultant
6 23 (10.70%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 20 (9.30%) Project Manager
8 18 (8.37%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
9 14 (6.51%) Analyst
10 13 (6.05%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 13 (6.05%) Administrator
11 12 (5.58%) Technical Architect
12 11 (5.12%) Business Analyst
13 9 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (4.19%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
14 8 (3.72%) Senior Developer
15 4 (1.86%) CRM Developer
15 4 (1.86%) Functional Consultant
16 3 (1.40%) Technical Solutions Architect
16 3 (1.40%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (76.74%) Visualforce
2 63 (29.30%) Mason
3 49 (22.79%) Web Services
4 45 (20.93%) XML
5 33 (15.35%) HTML
6 26 (12.09%) SOAP
7 23 (10.70%) .NET
8 18 (8.37%) J2EE
9 12 (5.58%) CSS
10 10 (4.65%) REST
11 7 (3.26%) Ajax
12 5 (2.33%) Struts
12 5 (2.33%) XHTML
12 5 (2.33%) JSON
12 5 (2.33%) RESTful
13 4 (1.86%) J2SE
13 4 (1.86%) Middleware
14 3 (1.40%) WSDL
14 3 (1.40%) XSD
14 3 (1.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.51%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.26%) Data Integration
4 6 (2.79%) FMCG
4 6 (2.79%) User Experience
5 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.93%) Social Media
6 2 (0.93%) DTV
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (34.88%) CRM
2 59 (27.44%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (19.07%) Migration
4 34 (15.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (9.30%) Data Migration
6 16 (7.44%) ETL
7 15 (6.98%) Project Management
7 15 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 14 (6.51%) Scrum
9 12 (5.58%) Web Development
10 11 (5.12%) OO
10 11 (5.12%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (5.12%) OpenUP
11 10 (4.65%) Web Application Development
11 10 (4.65%) Workflow
11 10 (4.65%) ERP
12 9 (4.19%) SOA
12 9 (4.19%) Data Analysis
13 8 (3.72%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 169 (78.60%) Apex Code
2 108 (50.23%) Java
3 55 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 31 (14.42%) SOQL
5 23 (10.70%) SQL
6 16 (7.44%) SOSL
7 12 (5.58%) C#
7 12 (5.58%) C++
8 5 (2.33%) PHP
9 2 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (1.86%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 215 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (5.12%) SAP
3 7 (3.26%) Oracle
4 6 (2.79%) Eloqua
4 6 (2.79%) Siebel
5 3 (1.40%) Informatica
6 2 (0.93%) Sun
7 1 (0.47%) JDA
7 1 (0.47%) Microsoft
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