The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
UK
Rank 573 559 565
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Force.com 21 70 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.13% 0.099%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.37% 1.75% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 45 37
Median daily rate £513 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -13.15%
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 across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5636 3998 2507
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.43% 7.69% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3987 2805 1617
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 62 89
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 £13.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.80 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -8.25%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Force.com within the UK.

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Force.com
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Force.com within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Force.com Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Force.com
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Force.com within the UK.

Force.com Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Force.com
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the UK over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -5 21 £513 +17.14% 36
London +12 15 £500 - 27
South East +4 6 £525 +36.36% 3
Berkshire +4 3 £525 +38.15% 1
Oxfordshire -1 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £425 -
Hampshire - 1 - -

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Force.com also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Force.com.

1 82 (98.80%) Salesforce.com
2 66 (79.52%) Apex Code
3 61 (73.49%) Visualforce
4 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (28.92%) Marketing
6 21 (25.30%) Java
6 21 (25.30%) CRM
7 19 (22.89%) SOQL
8 18 (21.69%) Mason
9 15 (18.07%) Web Services
9 15 (18.07%) Scrum
10 13 (15.66%) SOAP
10 13 (15.66%) REST
11 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
12 9 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (10.84%) SaaS
13 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 8 (9.64%) SDLC
14 7 (8.43%) Degree
14 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.43%) C++
14 7 (8.43%) XML
14 7 (8.43%) SOA
15 6 (7.23%) HTML
15 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
16 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
16 5 (6.02%) Migration
16 5 (6.02%) Business Analysis
16 5 (6.02%) Finance
16 5 (6.02%) Middleware

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.41%) SugarCRM
2 1 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (1.20%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (4.82%) NetSuite
3 3 (3.61%) Eloqua
4 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.41%) Radian6
5 1 (1.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (1.20%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (10.84%) SaaS
2 2 (2.41%) Veeva
3 1 (1.20%) Boomi
3 1 (1.20%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Ant
1 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.82%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.82%) Subversion
2 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (28.92%) Marketing
2 5 (6.02%) Finance
3 4 (4.82%) Publishing
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (57.83%) Developer
1 48 (57.83%) Salesforce Developer
2 15 (18.07%) Architect
3 13 (15.66%) Salesforce Architect
4 11 (13.25%) Consultant
5 10 (12.05%) Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) Salesforce Analyst
7 7 (8.43%) Salesforce Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) Lead Developer
8 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Salesforce Business Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Salesforce Solution Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.82%) Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Salesforce Administrator
11 3 (3.61%) Salesforce Technical Architect
12 2 (2.41%) Senior Architect
12 2 (2.41%) Senior Salesforce Developer
12 2 (2.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (73.49%) Visualforce
2 18 (21.69%) Mason
3 15 (18.07%) Web Services
4 13 (15.66%) REST
4 13 (15.66%) SOAP
5 7 (8.43%) XML
6 6 (7.23%) HTML
7 5 (6.02%) Middleware
8 4 (4.82%) COM
8 4 (4.82%) CSS
9 3 (3.61%) J2EE
9 3 (3.61%) JSON
10 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
10 2 (2.41%) Apache Flex
10 2 (2.41%) jQuery
11 1 (1.20%) .NET
11 1 (1.20%) Ajax
11 1 (1.20%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.41%) Life Science
2 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.30%) CRM
3 15 (18.07%) Scrum
4 8 (9.64%) SDLC
5 7 (8.43%) SOA
5 7 (8.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (7.23%) Waterfall
7 5 (6.02%) Analytics
7 5 (6.02%) Business Analysis
7 5 (6.02%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.02%) Migration
7 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.82%) Data Management
8 4 (4.82%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.82%) Project Management
8 4 (4.82%) Translating Business Requirements
8 4 (4.82%) Web Application Development
8 4 (4.82%) Web Development
9 3 (3.61%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 66 (79.52%) Apex Code
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 19 (22.89%) SOQL
4 10 (12.05%) JavaScript
5 7 (8.43%) C++
6 4 (4.82%) SOSL
7 2 (2.41%) SQL
8 1 (1.20%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.20%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.82%) PMP
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.20%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Piwik
2 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 82 (98.80%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (6.02%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.61%) Apttus
4 3 (3.61%) Informatica
4 3 (3.61%) Pardot
4 3 (3.61%) Siebel
5 2 (2.41%) Aprimo
5 2 (2.41%) Conga
5 2 (2.41%) Marketo
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle
5 2 (2.41%) SAP
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe
6 1 (1.20%) DocuSign
6 1 (1.20%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.20%) WSO2
6 1 (1.20%) Zuora
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