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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 363 362 350
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Force.com 36 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.67% 3.61% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 17
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£450 £486 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.45% +8.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £431 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £538 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £438 £481
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
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
981 610 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.62% 2.81% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 413 313
Average daily rate £450 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.82% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +21 15 £450 -9.54% 37
Bromley - - - -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 89 (92.71%) Salesforce.com
2 81 (84.38%) Apex Code
3 77 (80.21%) Visualforce
4 43 (44.79%) Java
5 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (29.17%) SaaS
7 26 (27.08%) Mason
7 26 (27.08%) Finance
8 25 (26.04%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (23.96%) CRM
10 21 (21.88%) Web Services
11 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 14 (14.58%) Migration
13 13 (13.54%) HTML
14 11 (11.46%) CSS
15 10 (10.42%) jQuery
15 10 (10.42%) REST
16 9 (9.38%) SOAP
16 9 (9.38%) .NET
17 8 (8.33%) SOQL
18 7 (7.29%) Data Migration
18 7 (7.29%) Web Development
19 6 (6.25%) QA
19 6 (6.25%) Business Analysis
19 6 (6.25%) Selenium
19 6 (6.25%) XML
19 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
19 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
19 6 (6.25%) TDD
19 6 (6.25%) Banking

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.04%) MS Office
1 1 (1.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.17%) SaaS
2 25 (26.04%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Selenium
2 3 (3.13%) Grunt
2 3 (3.13%) Yeoman
2 3 (3.13%) Bower
3 1 (1.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.04%) Ant
3 1 (1.04%) Subversion
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
General
1 26 (27.08%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Banking
3 5 (5.21%) Retail
4 4 (4.17%) Publishing
5 3 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Billing
6 2 (2.08%) Legal
6 2 (2.08%) Advertising
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (63.54%) Developer
2 57 (59.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 11 (11.46%) Architect
4 10 (10.42%) Consultant
5 9 (9.38%) Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 6 (6.25%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.17%) QA Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.17%) UI Programmer
8 4 (4.17%) Salesforce.com Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.08%) Functional Consultant
10 2 (2.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (80.21%) Visualforce
2 26 (27.08%) Mason
3 21 (21.88%) Web Services
4 13 (13.54%) HTML
5 11 (11.46%) CSS
6 10 (10.42%) jQuery
6 10 (10.42%) REST
7 9 (9.38%) SOAP
7 9 (9.38%) .NET
8 6 (6.25%) XML
9 5 (5.21%) Ajax
10 3 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.13%) Java EE
11 2 (2.08%) Middleware
12 1 (1.04%) RESTful
12 1 (1.04%) JSON
12 1 (1.04%) J2SE
12 1 (1.04%) J2EE
12 1 (1.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.04%) User Experience
3 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.04%) FMCG
3 1 (1.04%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (23.96%) CRM
3 14 (14.58%) Migration
4 7 (7.29%) Web Development
4 7 (7.29%) Data Migration
5 6 (6.25%) TDD
5 6 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 5 (5.21%) Scrum
6 5 (5.21%) Change Management
6 5 (5.21%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (5.21%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (4.17%) Automation Testing
7 4 (4.17%) OpenUP
7 4 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.17%) ETL
7 4 (4.17%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (84.38%) Apex Code
2 43 (44.79%) Java
3 15 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.33%) SOQL
5 5 (5.21%) SQL
6 4 (4.17%) SOSL
7 3 (3.13%) C#
7 3 (3.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 89 (92.71%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.13%) Maxymiser
4 2 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (1.04%) Eloqua
5 1 (1.04%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) SAP
5 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
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