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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 241 223 222
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing Force.com 26 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.082% 0.060%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.65% 2.36% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £525 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
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
340 296 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.43% 3.48% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 169 100
Average daily rate £416 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 7
Average hourly rate £10.18 £30.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.35% +68.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.71 £18.45 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £42.05 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +14 15 £481 +1.31% 4
Surrey -5 3 - - 1
Hampshire -18 2 £481 -3.75% 1
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Force.com
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 35 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 35 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 34 (97.14%) Visualforce
3 30 (85.71%) Java
4 22 (62.86%) Mason
5 19 (54.29%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (54.29%) SaaS
6 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (28.57%) CRM
8 9 (25.71%) SOAP
9 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (20.00%) XML
10 6 (17.14%) Retail
11 4 (11.43%) JIRA
11 4 (11.43%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Marketing
11 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
11 4 (11.43%) HTML
11 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (8.57%) Project Management
12 3 (8.57%) CSS
12 3 (8.57%) Scrum
12 3 (8.57%) Workflow
12 3 (8.57%) JSON
12 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
12 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (8.57%) REST
12 3 (8.57%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

Cloud Services
1 19 (54.29%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (54.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (17.14%) Retail
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
4 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
3 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Data Migration Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (97.14%) Visualforce
2 22 (62.86%) Mason
3 9 (25.71%) SOAP
4 7 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (11.43%) HTML
6 3 (8.57%) CSS
6 3 (8.57%) JSON
6 3 (8.57%) REST
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Scrum
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
4 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.86%) UML
6 1 (2.86%) ETL
6 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (2.86%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 30 (85.71%) Java
3 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C++
5 1 (2.86%) SOQL
5 1 (2.86%) SOSL
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Informatica
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Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Southampton
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago