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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 344 402 351
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -51
Contract jobs citing Force.com 58 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.25% 0.095% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.92% 3.51% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £396 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £575 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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
980 656 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.24% 2.70% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 457 277
Average daily rate £450 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Average hourly rate £22.28 £16.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.01% -64.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

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 December 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 December 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 +24 20 £475 +5.55% 17
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 128 (96.24%) Salesforce.com
2 109 (81.95%) Apex Code
3 106 (79.70%) Visualforce
4 58 (43.61%) Java
5 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (30.83%) CRM
7 38 (28.57%) SaaS
8 35 (26.32%) Mason
8 35 (26.32%) Web Services
9 34 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (21.80%) JavaScript
11 26 (19.55%) Migration
12 23 (17.29%) Finance
13 19 (14.29%) SOQL
14 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (12.78%) .NET
14 17 (12.78%) SOAP
15 16 (12.03%) HTML
16 15 (11.28%) XML
17 14 (10.53%) REST
18 12 (9.02%) OpenUP
18 12 (9.02%) SOSL
19 11 (8.27%) Web Development
20 10 (7.52%) Banking
21 9 (6.77%) CSS
21 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce
21 9 (6.77%) Advertising
21 9 (6.77%) Business Analysis
22 8 (6.02%) Data Migration
22 8 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (0.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Office
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.57%) SaaS
2 34 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (3.01%) JIRA
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (1.50%) Selenium
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Banking
3 9 (6.77%) Advertising
4 7 (5.26%) Retail
4 7 (5.26%) Billing
5 6 (4.51%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.26%) Marketing
7 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.75%) Front Office
8 1 (0.75%) Legal
8 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 77 (57.89%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 77 (57.89%) Developer
2 16 (12.03%) Consultant
3 13 (9.77%) Architect
3 13 (9.77%) Project Manager
4 12 (9.02%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 12 (9.02%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 10 (7.52%) Analyst
5 10 (7.52%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 7 (5.26%) Administrator
6 7 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 6 (4.51%) Technical Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
8 5 (3.76%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) QA Analyst
9 4 (3.01%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (2.26%) CRM Developer
11 2 (1.50%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (79.70%) Visualforce
2 35 (26.32%) Mason
2 35 (26.32%) Web Services
3 17 (12.78%) .NET
3 17 (12.78%) SOAP
4 16 (12.03%) HTML
5 15 (11.28%) XML
6 14 (10.53%) REST
7 9 (6.77%) CSS
8 5 (3.76%) J2SE
8 5 (3.76%) J2EE
9 4 (3.01%) JSON
10 3 (2.26%) jQuery
11 1 (0.75%) COM
11 1 (0.75%) XSD
11 1 (0.75%) XSLT
11 1 (0.75%) WSDL
11 1 (0.75%) Java EE
11 1 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) User Experience
2 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.50%) FMCG
3 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (30.83%) CRM
3 26 (19.55%) Migration
4 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (9.02%) OpenUP
6 11 (8.27%) Web Development
7 9 (6.77%) E-Commerce
7 9 (6.77%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.02%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.02%) ETL
9 7 (5.26%) MVC
9 7 (5.26%) Project Management
10 6 (4.51%) OOP
10 6 (4.51%) OO
11 5 (3.76%) Scrum
11 5 (3.76%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.01%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (3.01%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 109 (81.95%) Apex Code
2 58 (43.61%) Java
3 29 (21.80%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.29%) SOQL
5 12 (9.02%) SOSL
6 7 (5.26%) SQL
6 7 (5.26%) C#
7 3 (2.26%) C
8 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.76%) QA
Vendors
1 128 (96.24%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
3 2 (1.50%) Informatica
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle
3 2 (1.50%) SAP
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.75%) Eloqua
North London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £570 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 27 days ago