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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 588 589 507
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -82
Contract jobs citing Force.com 40 45 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.085% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 1.36% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 72
Median daily rate £455 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £315 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £444 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.22% -1.38%
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
5582 3315 2325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.12% 6.24% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3910 2216 1478
Median daily rate £465 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 58 50
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.30 £37.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-24.46% +34.28%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -27 26 £500 +2.56% 18
South East +16 7 £400 -3.03% 2
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
North West +19 2 £455 -4.21% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £470 -
Force.com
UK

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 64 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 46 (71.88%) Apex Code
3 41 (64.06%) Visualforce
4 32 (50.00%) Java
5 24 (37.50%) CRM
6 23 (35.94%) SOAP
7 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (29.69%) Marketing
8 19 (29.69%) Web Services
9 16 (25.00%) REST
10 14 (21.88%) SOQL
10 14 (21.88%) XML
10 14 (21.88%) Scrum
11 13 (20.31%) Migration
12 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 11 (17.19%) ERP
13 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
14 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
14 10 (15.63%) RESTful
14 10 (15.63%) SOA
15 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
15 9 (14.06%) ETL
15 9 (14.06%) HTML
15 9 (14.06%) SAP
15 9 (14.06%) CSS
15 9 (14.06%) Finance
15 9 (14.06%) SDLC
16 8 (12.50%) Mason
16 8 (12.50%) COM
16 8 (12.50%) Microsoft

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 5 (7.81%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) Apache
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.13%) Drupal
3 2 (3.13%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.38%) Radian6
3 4 (6.25%) Markit EDM
4 2 (3.13%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (3.13%) Eloqua
4 2 (3.13%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (3.13%) Social Studio
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Google Apps
1 6 (9.38%) SaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.81%) Heroku
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Boomi
3 2 (3.13%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
3 2 (3.13%) Responsys
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) HTTP
2 2 (3.13%) CTI
2 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) GIS
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Subversion
2 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (4.69%) Checkstyle
4 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.69%) FindBugs
4 3 (4.69%) Flyway
4 3 (4.69%) Gradle
4 3 (4.69%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.69%) JMeter
4 3 (4.69%) Liquibase
5 2 (3.13%) Ant
5 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.13%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.13%) Hudson
5 2 (3.13%) JIRA
5 2 (3.13%) JUnit
5 2 (3.13%) MSTest
5 2 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 19 (29.69%) Marketing
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Automotive
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) French Language
6 1 (1.56%) Games
6 1 (1.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (54.69%) Developer
2 32 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Architect
4 13 (20.31%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 10 (15.63%) Technical Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Consultant
6 7 (10.94%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
9 3 (4.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Automation Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Marketing Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (64.06%) Visualforce
2 23 (35.94%) SOAP
3 19 (29.69%) Web Services
4 16 (25.00%) REST
5 14 (21.88%) XML
6 10 (15.63%) RESTful
7 9 (14.06%) CSS
7 9 (14.06%) HTML
8 8 (12.50%) COM
8 8 (12.50%) Mason
9 5 (7.81%) .NET
10 4 (6.25%) J2EE
10 4 (6.25%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (4.69%) Apache Camel
11 3 (4.69%) Gherkin
11 3 (4.69%) Java EE
11 3 (4.69%) JPA
11 3 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.13%) IVR
5 1 (1.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Life Science
5 1 (1.56%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Android
1 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (37.50%) CRM
2 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.88%) Scrum
4 13 (20.31%) Migration
5 11 (17.19%) Data Migration
5 11 (17.19%) ERP
6 10 (15.63%) SOA
6 10 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 9 (14.06%) Data Modelling
7 9 (14.06%) ETL
7 9 (14.06%) SDLC
8 7 (10.94%) OO
9 6 (9.38%) Data Management
9 6 (9.38%) OOP
9 6 (9.38%) Workflow
10 5 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
10 5 (7.81%) UML
11 4 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (71.88%) Apex Code
2 32 (50.00%) Java
3 14 (21.88%) SOQL
4 12 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.81%) Ruby
5 5 (7.81%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) C#
7 3 (4.69%) C++
7 3 (4.69%) Groovy
7 3 (4.69%) SOSL
8 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.13%) Python
8 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CBAP
3 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PMP
3 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (14.06%) SAP
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.94%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 6 (9.38%) Google
5 6 (9.38%) Informatica
6 5 (7.81%) Conga
6 5 (7.81%) Pardot
6 5 (7.81%) Siebel
7 4 (6.25%) Oracle
8 2 (3.13%) Adobe
8 2 (3.13%) Aprimo
8 2 (3.13%) Apttus
8 2 (3.13%) Marketo
8 2 (3.13%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.13%) Talend
9 1 (1.56%) Infor
9 1 (1.56%) NetSuite