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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 555 561 520
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -41
Contract jobs citing Force.com 53 56 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.94% 1.56% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 67
Median daily rate £450 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £356 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £530 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £380 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
5657 3589 2513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.37% 7.08% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3866 2478 1712
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.14% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 57 55
Median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -0.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.70 £73.75 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Force.com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 32 £450 - 12
South East +12 10 £438 +15.13% 3
North West - 4 £413 -
Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
North East - 3 £420 -
East of England +5 1 - - 1
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Force.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 91 (98.91%) Salesforce.com
2 73 (79.35%) Apex Code
3 66 (71.74%) Visualforce
4 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (33.70%) Java
6 28 (30.43%) CRM
7 26 (28.26%) Marketing
8 20 (21.74%) Scrum
8 20 (21.74%) SOAP
8 20 (21.74%) Web Services
9 16 (17.39%) REST
10 15 (16.30%) Mason
10 15 (16.30%) SOQL
11 13 (14.13%) XML
11 13 (14.13%) SOA
12 11 (11.96%) SDLC
13 9 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (9.78%) Finance
14 8 (8.70%) Migration
14 8 (8.70%) Degree
14 8 (8.70%) Subversion
14 8 (8.70%) ERP
14 8 (8.70%) SaaS
14 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
14 8 (8.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 7 (7.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
15 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
15 7 (7.61%) OOP
15 7 (7.61%) OO

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (2.17%) Apache
2 2 (2.17%) Drupal
2 2 (2.17%) Joomla!
2 2 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) WordPress
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (5.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.43%) Radian6
3 2 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (2.17%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.17%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (2.17%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (8.70%) SaaS
3 6 (6.52%) G Suite
4 3 (3.26%) Boomi
4 3 (3.26%) Veeva
5 2 (2.17%) FinancialForce.com
5 2 (2.17%) GitHub
5 2 (2.17%) Heroku
5 2 (2.17%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) HTTP
2 2 (2.17%) CTI
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
2 2 (2.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) GIS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Subversion
2 7 (7.61%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.43%) Ant
5 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.17%) Checkstyle
6 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.17%) FindBugs
6 2 (2.17%) Flyway
6 2 (2.17%) Gradle
6 2 (2.17%) HP UFT
6 2 (2.17%) JMeter
6 2 (2.17%) Liquibase
6 2 (2.17%) MSTest
6 2 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.09%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.09%) Hudson
7 1 (1.09%) JIRA
7 1 (1.09%) JUnit
General
1 26 (28.26%) Marketing
2 9 (9.78%) Finance
3 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.26%) Publishing
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
5 1 (1.09%) Games
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 53 (57.61%) Salesforce Developer
3 13 (14.13%) Architect
4 11 (11.96%) Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) Consultant
5 10 (10.87%) Salesforce Architect
6 9 (9.78%) Salesforce Analyst
6 9 (9.78%) Salesforce Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.35%) Salesforce Solution Architect
10 3 (3.26%) Java Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Lead Developer
10 3 (3.26%) Salesforce Technical Architect
11 2 (2.17%) Administrator
11 2 (2.17%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (2.17%) Implementation Consultant
11 2 (2.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (71.74%) Visualforce
2 20 (21.74%) SOAP
2 20 (21.74%) Web Services
3 16 (17.39%) REST
4 15 (16.30%) Mason
5 13 (14.13%) XML
6 6 (6.52%) J2EE
7 5 (5.43%) COM
7 5 (5.43%) RESTful
8 4 (4.35%) CSS
8 4 (4.35%) HTML
8 4 (4.35%) JSON
8 4 (4.35%) Middleware
9 2 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (2.17%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.17%) J2SE
9 2 (2.17%) Java EE
9 2 (2.17%) JPA
9 2 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.26%) Life Science
3 2 (2.17%) IVR
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Over-the-Top Content
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.04%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (30.43%) CRM
3 20 (21.74%) Scrum
4 13 (14.13%) SOA
5 11 (11.96%) SDLC
6 8 (8.70%) ERP
6 8 (8.70%) Migration
6 8 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 7 (7.61%) Mentoring
7 7 (7.61%) OO
7 7 (7.61%) OOP
8 6 (6.52%) Data Migration
8 6 (6.52%) Web Application Development
8 6 (6.52%) Workflow
9 5 (5.43%) Data Management
9 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.43%) Email Marketing
9 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (79.35%) Apex Code
2 31 (33.70%) Java
3 15 (16.30%) SOQL
4 7 (7.61%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) C++
6 4 (4.35%) Ruby
7 3 (3.26%) PHP
7 3 (3.26%) SQL
8 2 (2.17%) Groovy
8 2 (2.17%) Python
8 2 (2.17%) SOSL
9 1 (1.09%) C
9 1 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.09%) Tcl
9 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.35%) PMP
3 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.09%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.26%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 91 (98.91%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (7.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 6 (6.52%) Google
3 6 (6.52%) Informatica
4 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle
5 4 (4.35%) Siebel
6 3 (3.26%) Conga
6 3 (3.26%) NetSuite
6 3 (3.26%) Pardot
6 3 (3.26%) SAP
7 2 (2.17%) Adobe
7 2 (2.17%) Aprimo
7 2 (2.17%) Marketo
7 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.17%) Talend
8 1 (1.09%) Apttus