The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 358 358 377
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Contract jobs citing Force.com 54 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.90% 6.77% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 26 34
Average daily rate £456 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £378 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £444 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
783 458 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 3.24% 2.12% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 337
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £579
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Average hourly rate £17.00 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £16.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £31.85 £76.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Force.com
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 22 £450 - 14
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 78 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 62 (79.49%) Visualforce
3 61 (78.21%) Apex Code
4 43 (55.13%) Java
5 22 (28.21%) CRM
6 21 (26.92%) SaaS
7 19 (24.36%) Mason
8 17 (21.79%) Cloud Computing
8 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
9 16 (20.51%) SQL
10 14 (17.95%) HTML
11 10 (12.82%) Web Services
11 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
12 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
12 9 (11.54%) Eclipse
12 9 (11.54%) Migration
12 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
13 8 (10.26%) XML
14 7 (8.97%) SOAP
14 7 (8.97%) ETL
14 7 (8.97%) Billing
14 7 (8.97%) Ajax
14 7 (8.97%) Degree
15 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
15 6 (7.69%) Scrum
15 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (7.69%) Finance
15 6 (7.69%) OO
15 6 (7.69%) XHTML

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Cloud Services
1 21 (26.92%) SaaS
2 17 (21.79%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.28%) JUnit
3 1 (1.28%) Hudson
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (8.97%) Billing
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.28%) Front Office
5 1 (1.28%) Back Office
5 1 (1.28%) Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Publishing
5 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (60.26%) Developer
2 43 (55.13%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 12 (15.38%) Architect
4 10 (12.82%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 8 (10.26%) Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 3 (3.85%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Designer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (79.49%) Visualforce
2 19 (24.36%) Mason
3 14 (17.95%) HTML
4 10 (12.82%) Web Services
5 8 (10.26%) XML
6 7 (8.97%) SOAP
6 7 (8.97%) Ajax
7 6 (7.69%) XHTML
8 3 (3.85%) CSS
9 1 (1.28%) EJB
9 1 (1.28%) J2EE
9 1 (1.28%) JAXB
9 1 (1.28%) Middleware
9 1 (1.28%) JMS
9 1 (1.28%) Struts
9 1 (1.28%) Apache Flex
9 1 (1.28%) JAX-WS
9 1 (1.28%) JPA
9 1 (1.28%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.28%) Online Games
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (28.21%) CRM
2 10 (12.82%) Business Analysis
3 9 (11.54%) Data Migration
3 9 (11.54%) Migration
3 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 7 (8.97%) ETL
6 6 (7.69%) Scrum
6 6 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.69%) OO
7 5 (6.41%) Workflow
7 5 (6.41%) Validation
7 5 (6.41%) Project Management
8 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.13%) Change Management
9 3 (3.85%) SOA
9 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
9 3 (3.85%) ERP
9 3 (3.85%) Web Application Development
9 3 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (78.21%) Apex Code
2 43 (55.13%) Java
3 17 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 16 (20.51%) SQL
5 6 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (2.56%) C#
6 2 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
Vendors
1 78 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.13%) Eloqua
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Informatica
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Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £475 - £575 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago