The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
England / South West
Rank - - 146
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.031%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £425 £463
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -8.10%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
245 172 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 9.17% 5.70% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 126 99
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+187.87% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.60 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £115.40 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the South West