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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 272 257 246
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Contract jobs citing Force.com 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.030% 0.075%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.13% 0.69% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 5
Average daily rate £419 £513 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.29% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £463 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £563 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £503 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
+40.55% -4.66%
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
797 436 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.27% 4.38% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 259 164
Average daily rate £450 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 8
Average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £19.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Force.com across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +8 4 £450 -21.73% 1
Surrey - 4 £419 - 1
Hampshire +1 1 £400 -11.11% 1
Force.com
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 30 (83.33%) Apex Code
3 29 (80.56%) Visualforce
4 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
5 20 (55.56%) SDLC
6 18 (50.00%) Subversion
6 18 (50.00%) Scrum
6 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
8 16 (44.44%) Ant
9 14 (38.89%) Web Application Development
10 12 (33.33%) Java
11 9 (25.00%) REST
11 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 7 (19.44%) SOA
13 6 (16.67%) SOAP
13 6 (16.67%) Web Services
13 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 6 (16.67%) Workflow
14 5 (13.89%) Validation
14 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
14 5 (13.89%) Mason
15 4 (11.11%) CSS
15 4 (11.11%) CRM
15 4 (11.11%) XML
15 4 (11.11%) HTML
15 4 (11.11%) Marketing
16 3 (8.33%) Web Development
16 3 (8.33%) Symfony

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (2.78%) Apache
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) GitHub
2 2 (5.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Subversion
2 17 (47.22%) Git (software)
3 16 (44.44%) Ant
4 9 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.78%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.78%) Flyway
6 1 (2.78%) Gradle
6 1 (2.78%) Hudson
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) JMeter
6 1 (2.78%) JUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Liquibase
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) French Language
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 27 (75.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.78%) CRM Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) Visualforce
2 9 (25.00%) REST
3 6 (16.67%) SOAP
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) Mason
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (8.33%) Ajax
6 3 (8.33%) DHTML
6 3 (8.33%) RESTful
6 3 (8.33%) Symfony
7 2 (5.56%) .NET
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (2.78%) J2EE
8 1 (2.78%) Java EE
8 1 (2.78%) Middleware
8 1 (2.78%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) SDLC
2 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 18 (50.00%) Scrum
4 14 (38.89%) Web Application Development
5 7 (19.44%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Workflow
7 5 (13.89%) Validation
8 4 (11.11%) CRM
9 3 (8.33%) API Development
9 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.33%) Web Development
10 2 (5.56%) BDD
10 2 (5.56%) ERP
10 2 (5.56%) Open Source
10 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.56%) TDD
11 1 (2.78%) Migration
11 1 (2.78%) Project Management
11 1 (2.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) Apex Code
2 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) SOQL
4 3 (8.33%) SOSL
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
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