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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 256 240 237
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Force.com 3 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.030% 0.075% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.70% 2.55% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £314 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £406 £450
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
429 275 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.32% 2.96% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 160 141
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 7 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £9.09 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.02% -35.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.03 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.50 £16.02
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -15.70%

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
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 4 May 2015. 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
Berkshire -5 2 £575 +37.72% 2
Hampshire - 1 £450 - 1
Force.com
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 17 (94.44%) Visualforce
2 17 (94.44%) Apex Code
3 12 (66.67%) Mason
4 10 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (55.56%) SaaS
4 10 (55.56%) Java
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (27.78%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (16.67%) Retail
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Marketing
8 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
9 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 2 (11.11%) Workflow
9 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
9 2 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (11.11%) Ant
10 1 (5.56%) CSS
10 1 (5.56%) SOAP
10 1 (5.56%) UML
10 1 (5.56%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 10 (55.56%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (55.56%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Veeva
2 1 (5.56%) FinancialForce.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) Visualforce
2 12 (66.67%) Mason
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) SOAP
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) CRM
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) Apex Code
2 10 (55.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) SOQL
3 1 (5.56%) SOSL
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Conga
Kent
Mason Frank
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago