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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 236 223 234
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing Force.com 8 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.086% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.25% 5.26% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 10
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£425 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £375 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £498 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £465
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.53%
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
356 285 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.83% 3.31% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 179 58
Average daily rate £423 £403 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.01 - £12.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £31.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -36.66%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
Berkshire +11 3 £391 -19.74% 1
Surrey -8 3 £525 +7.69% 2
East Sussex - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 - 2
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Force.com
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 28 (90.32%) Apex Code
3 26 (83.87%) Visualforce
4 25 (80.65%) Java
5 13 (41.94%) Mason
5 13 (41.94%) XML
5 13 (41.94%) CRM
6 12 (38.71%) Migration
7 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (32.26%) SaaS
9 9 (29.03%) J2EE
10 8 (25.81%) Web Services
10 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
11 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (22.58%) SOAP
11 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
12 6 (19.35%) Ant
12 6 (19.35%) .NET
12 6 (19.35%) Siebel
13 5 (16.13%) SAP
13 5 (16.13%) RESTful
13 5 (16.13%) Validation
13 5 (16.13%) Analytics
13 5 (16.13%) SOQL
13 5 (16.13%) SOSL
14 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (12.90%) Finance
14 4 (12.90%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
1 3 (9.68%) MS Project
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Cloud Computing
1 10 (32.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Ant
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
3 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Architect
4 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 5 (16.13%) Administrator
5 5 (16.13%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) Consultant
6 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Informatica Developer
8 1 (3.23%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) CRM Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) Visualforce
2 13 (41.94%) Mason
2 13 (41.94%) XML
3 9 (29.03%) J2EE
4 8 (25.81%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) SOAP
6 6 (19.35%) .NET
7 5 (16.13%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) HTML
9 2 (6.45%) CSS
10 1 (3.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Social Media
3 2 (6.45%) DTV
4 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) CRM
2 12 (38.71%) Migration
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (16.13%) Validation
6 5 (16.13%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) ERP
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.45%) Change Control
8 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Development
8 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) Apex Code
2 25 (80.65%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) SOQL
4 5 (16.13%) SOSL
5 2 (6.45%) C++
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (19.35%) Siebel
3 5 (16.13%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Sun
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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