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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 141 137 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Force.com 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.064% 0.035% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.75% 1.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -17.94%
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 West region.

Cloud Services Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 78 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.66% 2.70% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 47 33
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £279 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (50.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (50.00%) Mason
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Workflow
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com
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