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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 333 377 385
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +8
Contract jobs citing Force.com 78 48 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.75% 7.23% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 39 30
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.34% +17.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £385 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £580 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
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
1006 664 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.22% 2.65% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 516 330
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 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -61.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +26 9 £483 +1.57% 11
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 120 (77.92%) Visualforce
3 118 (76.62%) Apex Code
4 71 (46.10%) Java
5 53 (34.42%) CRM
6 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
7 41 (26.62%) Mason
8 39 (25.32%) SaaS
9 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
10 29 (18.83%) Web Services
11 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (16.23%) HTML
13 21 (13.64%) Migration
14 20 (12.99%) SOAP
15 19 (12.34%) XML
16 16 (10.39%) SQL
17 12 (7.79%) Finance
18 11 (7.14%) Project Management
18 11 (7.14%) OO
18 11 (7.14%) ETL
18 11 (7.14%) Retail
18 11 (7.14%) Billing
19 10 (6.49%) Business Analysis
19 10 (6.49%) Web Development
19 10 (6.49%) Data Migration
19 10 (6.49%) .NET
19 10 (6.49%) C#
20 9 (5.84%) Data Modelling
20 9 (5.84%) CSS

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (3.90%) SharePoint
1 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (3.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.32%) SaaS
2 35 (22.73%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (5.84%) Heroku
4 4 (2.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.30%) Internet
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.19%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (3.25%) JIRA
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.65%) Subversion
4 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (7.79%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Retail
2 11 (7.14%) Billing
3 6 (3.90%) Advertising
4 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.95%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 2 (1.30%) Publishing
6 2 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (56.49%) Developer
2 85 (55.19%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 16 (10.39%) Project Manager
4 14 (9.09%) Analyst
4 14 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 12 (7.79%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 12 (7.79%) Consultant
5 12 (7.79%) Architect
6 11 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 9 (5.84%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 9 (5.84%) Administrator
8 8 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 7 (4.55%) Technical Architect
10 6 (3.90%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 6 (3.90%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.60%) Designer
12 2 (1.30%) CRM Analyst
12 2 (1.30%) CRM Developer
12 2 (1.30%) CRM Business Analyst
12 2 (1.30%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (77.92%) Visualforce
2 41 (26.62%) Mason
3 29 (18.83%) Web Services
4 25 (16.23%) HTML
5 20 (12.99%) SOAP
6 19 (12.34%) XML
7 10 (6.49%) .NET
8 9 (5.84%) CSS
8 9 (5.84%) REST
9 7 (4.55%) Ajax
10 5 (3.25%) XHTML
10 5 (3.25%) J2EE
11 4 (2.60%) J2SE
11 4 (2.60%) JSON
12 3 (1.95%) WSDL
12 3 (1.95%) XSD
12 3 (1.95%) XSLT
13 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
13 1 (0.65%) COM
13 1 (0.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.25%) FMCG
1 5 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.95%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.30%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (34.42%) CRM
2 27 (17.53%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (16.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (13.64%) Migration
5 11 (7.14%) ETL
5 11 (7.14%) Project Management
5 11 (7.14%) OO
6 10 (6.49%) Business Analysis
6 10 (6.49%) Web Development
6 10 (6.49%) Data Migration
7 9 (5.84%) Data Modelling
8 8 (5.19%) Data Analysis
8 8 (5.19%) OpenUP
9 7 (4.55%) Scrum
10 6 (3.90%) MVC
10 6 (3.90%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (3.90%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (3.25%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 118 (76.62%) Apex Code
2 71 (46.10%) Java
3 43 (27.92%) JavaScript
4 16 (10.39%) SQL
5 10 (6.49%) C#
6 5 (3.25%) PHP
7 3 (1.95%) C++
8 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
Vendors
1 154 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (3.90%) Eloqua
3 4 (2.60%) Oracle
4 2 (1.30%) Informatica
5 1 (0.65%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft
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