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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 368 370 330
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -40
Contract jobs citing Force.com 30 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.21% 3.99% 7.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 28
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £409 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £558 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
936 576 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.43% 2.67% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 404 333
Average daily rate £450 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 2
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.32% -61.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +20 15 £450 -1.36% 40
Bromley - - - -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 98 (95.15%) Salesforce.com
2 86 (83.50%) Apex Code
3 83 (80.58%) Visualforce
4 42 (40.78%) Java
5 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (31.07%) CRM
7 30 (29.13%) SaaS
8 28 (27.18%) Mason
9 26 (25.24%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (25.24%) Web Services
10 23 (22.33%) Finance
11 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
12 18 (17.48%) Migration
13 15 (14.56%) HTML
14 12 (11.65%) SOQL
15 11 (10.68%) Web Development
16 10 (9.71%) .NET
16 10 (9.71%) XML
17 9 (8.74%) CSS
17 9 (8.74%) SOAP
17 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
18 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
18 8 (7.77%) Banking
18 8 (7.77%) jQuery
18 8 (7.77%) REST
19 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
20 6 (5.83%) OpenUP
20 6 (5.83%) SOSL
21 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
21 5 (4.85%) QA

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (0.97%) WordPress
1 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.13%) SaaS
2 26 (25.24%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.94%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Selenium
2 2 (1.94%) Grunt
2 2 (1.94%) Yeoman
2 2 (1.94%) Bower
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
General
1 23 (22.33%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
3 5 (4.85%) Advertising
4 4 (3.88%) Billing
4 4 (3.88%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Legal
5 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (63.11%) Developer
2 62 (60.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 10 (9.71%) Analyst
4 9 (8.74%) Architect
4 9 (8.74%) Consultant
5 7 (6.80%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 6 (5.83%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.88%) Administrator
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Architect
8 4 (3.88%) QA Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 3 (2.91%) CRM Developer
9 3 (2.91%) UI Developer
9 3 (2.91%) UI Programmer
9 3 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (80.58%) Visualforce
2 28 (27.18%) Mason
3 26 (25.24%) Web Services
4 15 (14.56%) HTML
5 10 (9.71%) .NET
5 10 (9.71%) XML
6 9 (8.74%) CSS
6 9 (8.74%) SOAP
7 8 (7.77%) jQuery
7 8 (7.77%) REST
8 4 (3.88%) Ajax
9 1 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.97%) Java EE
9 1 (0.97%) J2SE
9 1 (0.97%) J2EE
9 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.94%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.94%) User Experience
3 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
3 1 (0.97%) FMCG
3 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.07%) CRM
3 18 (17.48%) Migration
4 11 (10.68%) Web Development
5 9 (8.74%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.83%) OpenUP
9 5 (4.85%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.85%) TDD
10 4 (3.88%) Project Management
10 4 (3.88%) ETL
10 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (3.88%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (3.88%) Automation Testing
10 4 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (2.91%) Test Management
11 3 (2.91%) System Testing
11 3 (2.91%) Investment Management
11 3 (2.91%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 86 (83.50%) Apex Code
2 42 (40.78%) Java
3 19 (18.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.65%) SOQL
5 6 (5.83%) SOSL
6 4 (3.88%) SQL
6 4 (3.88%) C#
7 2 (1.94%) C
8 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) QA
Vendors
1 98 (95.15%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
3 2 (1.94%) Informatica
3 2 (1.94%) Maxymiser
4 1 (0.97%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle
4 1 (0.97%) SAP
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
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