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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 387 339 368
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +29
Contract jobs citing Force.com 38 84 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.36% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.35% 6.54% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 59 40
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
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
1620 1285 771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.90% 5.46% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1164 862 601
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £376 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.31% +25.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.35% +4.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -50.00%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -8 13 £500 +11.11% 19
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 74 (94.87%) Salesforce.com
2 65 (83.33%) Apex Code
3 58 (74.36%) Visualforce
4 39 (50.00%) Java
5 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.21%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (26.92%) Mason
7 21 (26.92%) SaaS
8 20 (25.64%) Finance
9 16 (20.51%) SOQL
10 15 (19.23%) CRM
11 13 (16.67%) Web Services
12 12 (15.38%) Marketing
13 11 (14.10%) Scrum
14 9 (11.54%) Middleware
14 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
14 9 (11.54%) Degree
14 9 (11.54%) Asset Management
14 9 (11.54%) REST
15 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
16 7 (8.97%) HTML
16 7 (8.97%) SOAP
16 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
17 6 (7.69%) Heroku
17 6 (7.69%) Data Management
17 6 (7.69%) Retail
17 6 (7.69%) CSS
17 6 (7.69%) Informatica
17 6 (7.69%) XML
17 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.28%) Apache
2 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Radian6
2 1 (1.28%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.21%) Cloud Computing
2 21 (26.92%) SaaS
3 6 (7.69%) Heroku
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.28%) CTI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) Ant
2 2 (2.56%) Subversion
2 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Grunt
3 1 (1.28%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.28%) Bower
General
1 20 (25.64%) Finance
2 12 (15.38%) Marketing
3 6 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.85%) Publishing
4 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (52.56%) Developer
2 40 (51.28%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 18 (23.08%) Architect
4 14 (17.95%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 12 (15.38%) Technical Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Consultant
7 7 (8.97%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 6 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Administrator
9 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 3 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.56%) Technical Consultant
12 1 (1.28%) Automation Test Analyst
12 1 (1.28%) Java Architect
12 1 (1.28%) UI Developer
12 1 (1.28%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (74.36%) Visualforce
2 21 (26.92%) Mason
3 13 (16.67%) Web Services
4 9 (11.54%) Middleware
4 9 (11.54%) REST
5 7 (8.97%) HTML
5 7 (8.97%) SOAP
6 6 (7.69%) CSS
6 6 (7.69%) XML
7 5 (6.41%) COM
7 5 (6.41%) .NET
7 5 (6.41%) JSON
8 3 (3.85%) RESTful
8 3 (3.85%) DHTML
9 2 (2.56%) J2EE
9 2 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (2.56%) Java EE
9 2 (2.56%) jQuery
10 1 (1.28%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.28%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) Spread Betting
4 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Informatics
5 1 (1.28%) IVR
5 1 (1.28%) Social Media
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.56%) UNIX
1 2 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.23%) CRM
3 11 (14.10%) Scrum
4 9 (11.54%) Asset Management
5 8 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.69%) Data Management
7 5 (6.41%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.41%) Web Development
7 5 (6.41%) Change Management
7 5 (6.41%) Identity Management
7 5 (6.41%) Kanban
7 5 (6.41%) Master Data Management
7 5 (6.41%) SDLC
8 3 (3.85%) Investment Management
8 3 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 3 (3.85%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (83.33%) Apex Code
2 39 (50.00%) Java
3 16 (20.51%) SOQL
4 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.41%) SQL
6 3 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.56%) SOSL
7 2 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 74 (94.87%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (7.69%) Informatica
3 5 (6.41%) ExactTarget
3 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) EPiServer
5 2 (2.56%) Eloqua
6 1 (1.28%) Pardot
6 1 (1.28%) Maxymiser
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Conga
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