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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 337 396 385
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -11
Contract jobs citing Force.com 78 36 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.71% 5.69% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 30
Average daily rate
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£500 £495 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £393 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £558 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £481 £483
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £95.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1012 633 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.14% 2.52% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 480 307
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £18.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.33% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.97% -21.15%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 9 £500 -9.09% 8
Ealing - - - -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 160 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 125 (78.13%) Visualforce
3 123 (76.88%) Apex Code
4 69 (43.13%) Java
5 57 (35.63%) CRM
6 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 43 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (25.63%) Mason
9 40 (25.00%) SaaS
10 36 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
11 35 (21.88%) Web Services
12 27 (16.88%) HTML
13 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (16.25%) SOQL
14 25 (15.63%) Migration
15 22 (13.75%) XML
16 20 (12.50%) SOAP
17 15 (9.38%) SQL
18 14 (8.75%) .NET
19 13 (8.13%) Web Development
20 12 (7.50%) Billing
20 12 (7.50%) Business Analysis
20 12 (7.50%) ETL
21 11 (6.88%) OO
21 11 (6.88%) C#
21 11 (6.88%) Project Management
21 11 (6.88%) Finance
21 11 (6.88%) OpenUP
21 11 (6.88%) Retail
21 11 (6.88%) SOSL

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.63%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.00%) SaaS
2 36 (22.50%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (5.63%) Heroku
4 4 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) Internet
2 1 (0.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.13%) JIRA
2 3 (1.88%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (7.50%) Billing
2 11 (6.88%) Retail
2 11 (6.88%) Finance
3 8 (5.00%) Advertising
4 6 (3.75%) Banking
5 5 (3.13%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.50%) Marketing
6 4 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Publishing
7 2 (1.25%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.63%) Front Office
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 91 (56.88%) Developer
2 90 (56.25%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 19 (11.88%) Project Manager
4 17 (10.63%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 14 (8.75%) Analyst
5 14 (8.75%) Architect
5 14 (8.75%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 13 (8.13%) Consultant
7 12 (7.50%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) Business Analyst
9 8 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 7 (4.38%) Technical Architect
10 7 (4.38%) Administrator
11 6 (3.75%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.50%) Designer
13 3 (1.88%) CRM Developer
13 3 (1.88%) Solutions Architect
14 2 (1.25%) Technical Consultant
14 2 (1.25%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (78.13%) Visualforce
2 41 (25.63%) Mason
3 35 (21.88%) Web Services
4 27 (16.88%) HTML
5 22 (13.75%) XML
6 20 (12.50%) SOAP
7 14 (8.75%) .NET
8 9 (5.63%) REST
9 8 (5.00%) CSS
10 7 (4.38%) Ajax
11 5 (3.13%) XHTML
11 5 (3.13%) J2EE
12 4 (2.50%) J2SE
12 4 (2.50%) JSON
13 3 (1.88%) WSDL
13 3 (1.88%) XSD
13 3 (1.88%) XSLT
14 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
14 1 (0.63%) COM
14 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.75%) User Experience
3 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.13%) FMCG
4 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.88%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.63%) CRM
2 43 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (15.63%) Migration
5 13 (8.13%) Web Development
6 12 (7.50%) Business Analysis
6 12 (7.50%) ETL
7 11 (6.88%) Project Management
7 11 (6.88%) OO
7 11 (6.88%) OpenUP
8 9 (5.63%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 7 (4.38%) E-Commerce
10 7 (4.38%) Scrum
10 7 (4.38%) Data Analysis
11 6 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (3.75%) MVC
11 6 (3.75%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (3.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 123 (76.88%) Apex Code
2 69 (43.13%) Java
3 45 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 26 (16.25%) SOQL
5 15 (9.38%) SQL
6 11 (6.88%) SOSL
6 11 (6.88%) C#
7 5 (3.13%) PHP
8 3 (1.88%) C++
9 1 (0.63%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 160 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (3.75%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.88%) Oracle
4 2 (1.25%) Informatica
5 1 (0.63%) SAP
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago