The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 361 353 359
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Force.com 42 53 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.22% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.30% 5.91% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 26
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £348 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £530 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £375 £444
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Force.com
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
1274 897 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 5.70% 3.72% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 619 351
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Force.com across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Force.com Jobs Demand Trend in London

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Force.com across the London region.

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in London

Force.com
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Force.com across the London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Force.com Daily Rate Histogram in London

Force.com
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Force.com across the London region.

Force.com Hourly Rate Trend in London

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015. 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
City of London +11 13 £550 +20.54% 42
Bromley - - - -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 65 (90.28%) Salesforce.com
2 59 (81.94%) Apex Code
3 55 (76.39%) Visualforce
4 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (48.61%) Java
6 21 (29.17%) Finance
7 17 (23.61%) Web Services
7 17 (23.61%) SaaS
8 14 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (19.44%) Mason
9 13 (18.06%) SOQL
9 13 (18.06%) CSS
9 13 (18.06%) CRM
10 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
10 11 (15.28%) HTML
10 11 (15.28%) REST
11 10 (13.89%) jQuery
11 10 (13.89%) SOAP
12 9 (12.50%) Middleware
12 9 (12.50%) Retail
13 8 (11.11%) Scrum
14 7 (9.72%) Marketing
14 7 (9.72%) Degree
15 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
15 6 (8.33%) Web Development
15 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
15 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
15 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
16 5 (6.94%) Asset Management

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 17 (23.61%) SaaS
2 14 (19.44%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) CTI
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (4.17%) Grunt
2 3 (4.17%) Yeoman
2 3 (4.17%) Bower
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.39%) Ant
3 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 21 (29.17%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Publishing
5 3 (4.17%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 2 (2.78%) Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 39 (54.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Architect
4 9 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.11%) Consultant
6 7 (9.72%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Analyst
9 4 (5.56%) UI Programmer
9 4 (5.56%) UI Developer
9 4 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 3 (4.17%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Administrator
11 2 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow Consultant
12 1 (1.39%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (76.39%) Visualforce
2 17 (23.61%) Web Services
3 14 (19.44%) Mason
4 13 (18.06%) CSS
5 11 (15.28%) HTML
5 11 (15.28%) REST
6 10 (13.89%) SOAP
6 10 (13.89%) jQuery
7 9 (12.50%) Middleware
8 5 (6.94%) Ajax
9 4 (5.56%) .NET
9 4 (5.56%) XML
9 4 (5.56%) JSON
10 3 (4.17%) DHTML
10 3 (4.17%) COM
10 3 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (4.17%) Java EE
11 1 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.39%) IVR
5 1 (1.39%) Social Media
5 1 (1.39%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) CRM
3 8 (11.11%) Scrum
4 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.33%) Web Development
4 6 (8.33%) Identity Management
5 5 (6.94%) Change Management
5 5 (6.94%) Kanban
5 5 (6.94%) Asset Management
5 5 (6.94%) Data Management
5 5 (6.94%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (6.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (5.56%) Master Data Management
6 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 4 (5.56%) TDD
6 4 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.17%) SOA
7 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (81.94%) Apex Code
2 35 (48.61%) Java
3 13 (18.06%) SOQL
4 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.17%) PHP
5 3 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.78%) SOSL
6 2 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 65 (90.28%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.94%) Informatica
3 4 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 4 (5.56%) ExactTarget
4 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.17%) EPiServer
4 3 (4.17%) Maxymiser
5 1 (1.39%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.39%) Pardot
5 1 (1.39%) Conga
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