The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 150 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Force.com 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.057% 0.071% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 1.55% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £455 £475 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% -11.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £444
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -7.04%
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 North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
285 194 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.13% 4.62% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 98 35
Median daily rate £425 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £29.32 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.25% +86.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £17.65 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.64 £18.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Force.com across the North West region.

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Manchester -3 2 £455 -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 North West region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 2 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SOQL
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mason

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) SOQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com