The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
England / South East
Rank 231 226 234
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Force.com 9 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.21% 4.43% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 17
Median daily rate £475 £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £375 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £390 £500
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
742 610 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.37% 7.30% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 403 257
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +180.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £14.40 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.33 £60.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Force.com
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Force.com across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Force.com Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +17 6 £438 -32.69%
Berkshire -7 3 £525 +38.15% 3
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
3 8 (57.14%) Visualforce
3 8 (57.14%) CRM
4 6 (42.86%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (28.57%) SaaS
6 4 (28.57%) Mason
7 3 (21.43%) SOQL
7 3 (21.43%) Marketing
7 3 (21.43%) Migration
8 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 2 (14.29%) SugarCRM
8 2 (14.29%) NetSuite
8 2 (14.29%) SOAP
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) SOSL
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) REST
8 2 (14.29%) Analytics
9 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
9 1 (7.14%) Eloqua
9 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
9 1 (7.14%) Boomi
9 1 (7.14%) Zuora
9 1 (7.14%) Apttus
9 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (14.29%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (28.57%) SaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Boomi
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
1 6 (42.86%) Salesforce Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Salesforce Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Salesforce Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Visualforce
2 4 (28.57%) Mason
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Complex ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) ETL
6 1 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) SOQL
4 2 (14.29%) SOSL
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) NetSuite
3 1 (7.14%) Aprimo
3 1 (7.14%) Apttus
3 1 (7.14%) Siebel
3 1 (7.14%) Zuora