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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank - 146 -
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.031% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +8.33%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
178 126 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.92% 3.94% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 92 42
Average daily rate £360 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Average hourly rate £18.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.19% -47.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Force.com
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com