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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 417 386 350
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -36
Contract jobs citing Force.com 14 40 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.063% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.50% 2.30% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 34 57
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £350 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2821 1738 1329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.73% 7.36% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 1242 909
Median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 26
Median hourly rate £18.75 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £89.00 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Force.com as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 3 £500 - 2
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Force.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (64.52%) Apex Code
3 19 (61.29%) Visualforce
4 18 (58.06%) Java
5 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (51.61%) Marketing
6 16 (51.61%) CRM
7 15 (48.39%) SOAP
8 14 (45.16%) REST
9 11 (35.48%) Scrum
10 10 (32.26%) XML
10 10 (32.26%) SOQL
11 8 (25.81%) OO
11 8 (25.81%) Degree
11 8 (25.81%) JSON
12 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
12 7 (22.58%) High Availability
12 7 (22.58%) CSS
12 7 (22.58%) OOP
12 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 7 (22.58%) HTML
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 7 (22.58%) Migration
13 6 (19.35%) Informatica
13 6 (19.35%) Web Services
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
13 6 (19.35%) SAP
13 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
13 6 (19.35%) SOA
13 6 (19.35%) Git (software)

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Joomla!
2 2 (6.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Markit EDM
1 4 (12.90%) Radian6
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Social Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Heroku
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Boomi
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) Google Apps
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (19.35%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (6.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 16 (51.61%) Marketing
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Games
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) CRM Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Visualforce
2 15 (48.39%) SOAP
3 14 (45.16%) REST
4 10 (32.26%) XML
5 8 (25.81%) JSON
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
8 4 (12.90%) .NET
8 4 (12.90%) COM
9 2 (6.45%) J2EE
9 2 (6.45%) jQuery
9 2 (6.45%) Mason
9 2 (6.45%) Middleware
10 1 (3.23%) RESTful
10 1 (3.23%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) IVR
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (51.61%) CRM
3 11 (35.48%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) OO
5 7 (22.58%) High Availability
5 7 (22.58%) Migration
5 7 (22.58%) OOP
5 7 (22.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (19.35%) API Development
6 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
6 6 (19.35%) Data Modelling
6 6 (19.35%) SOA
7 5 (16.13%) Data Management
7 5 (16.13%) Email Marketing
8 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 4 (12.90%) ETL
8 4 (12.90%) Investment Management
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) Project Management
9 3 (9.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) Apex Code
2 18 (58.06%) Java
3 10 (32.26%) SOQL
4 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.90%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) Ruby
6 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 2 (6.45%) PHP
7 2 (6.45%) Python
7 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.23%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) CBAP
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (19.35%) Informatica
2 6 (19.35%) SAP
3 5 (16.13%) Conga
3 5 (16.13%) Pardot
3 5 (16.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle
6 2 (6.45%) Apttus
6 2 (6.45%) Google
6 2 (6.45%) Talend
7 1 (3.23%) Infor
7 1 (3.23%) Siebel