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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 635 614 534
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -80
Contract jobs citing Force.com 26 49 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.086% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.47% 1.43% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 81
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £349 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
5577 3419 2369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.36% 5.99% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3936 2270 1531
Median daily rate £468 £415 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.77% +3.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £555 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 47 55
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £45.00 £33.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

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 30 July 2016.

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 11 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 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 26 £500 +11.11% 17
London -25 15 £500 +11.11% 11
City of London +42 6 £500 - 6
South East +15 6 £400 +4.91% 1
East Midlands - 3 £475 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £475 -
Hampshire +1 2 £375 -9.09%
Berkshire -7 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 63 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 45 (71.43%) Apex Code
3 41 (65.08%) Visualforce
4 37 (58.73%) Java
5 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (49.21%) SOAP
7 30 (47.62%) CRM
8 25 (39.68%) Web Services
9 20 (31.75%) SOQL
9 20 (31.75%) ERP
9 20 (31.75%) Migration
10 19 (30.16%) Waterfall
11 18 (28.57%) RESTful
12 17 (26.98%) REST
12 17 (26.98%) ETL
13 16 (25.40%) Data Modelling
13 16 (25.40%) SAP
13 16 (25.40%) Marketing
13 16 (25.40%) Data Migration
14 15 (23.81%) XML
15 14 (22.22%) COM
15 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 14 (22.22%) Scrum
15 14 (22.22%) Mobile App
16 13 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (20.63%) Data Structures
17 12 (19.05%) Heroku
17 12 (19.05%) CMS
17 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
18 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing

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 12 (19.05%) CMS
2 3 (4.76%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.17%) Drupal
3 2 (3.17%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (6.35%) Markit EDM
2 4 (6.35%) Radian6
3 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (3.17%) Social Studio
5 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (19.05%) Heroku
2 9 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.52%) SaaS
4 5 (7.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.94%) Google Apps
5 2 (3.17%) Boomi
5 2 (3.17%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (1.59%) GitHub
6 1 (1.59%) IaaS
6 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) CTI
2 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) GIS
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Subversion
2 6 (9.52%) Eclipse
2 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Checkstyle
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.76%) FindBugs
3 3 (4.76%) Flyway
3 3 (4.76%) Gradle
3 3 (4.76%) JMeter
3 3 (4.76%) Liquibase
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.17%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.17%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.17%) JIRA
4 2 (3.17%) JUnit
4 2 (3.17%) MSTest
4 2 (3.17%) Selenium
4 2 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (25.40%) Marketing
2 10 (15.87%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) French Language
6 1 (1.59%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Developer
2 23 (36.51%) Architect
2 23 (36.51%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 20 (31.75%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 16 (25.40%) Technical Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Consultant
5 10 (15.87%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 7 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Salesforce.com Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (65.08%) Visualforce
2 31 (49.21%) SOAP
3 25 (39.68%) Web Services
4 18 (28.57%) RESTful
5 17 (26.98%) REST
6 15 (23.81%) XML
7 14 (22.22%) COM
8 10 (15.87%) CSS
8 10 (15.87%) HTML
9 5 (7.94%) JSON
9 5 (7.94%) Mason
10 4 (6.35%) .NET
10 4 (6.35%) J2EE
11 3 (4.76%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (4.76%) Ajax
11 3 (4.76%) DHTML
11 3 (4.76%) Java EE
11 3 (4.76%) JPA
11 3 (4.76%) Spring
11 3 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.63%) Data Structures
2 13 (20.63%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.17%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.59%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Android
1 9 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (47.62%) CRM
3 20 (31.75%) ERP
3 20 (31.75%) Migration
4 19 (30.16%) Waterfall
5 17 (26.98%) ETL
6 16 (25.40%) Data Migration
6 16 (25.40%) Data Modelling
7 14 (22.22%) Scrum
8 11 (17.46%) Automated Testing
8 11 (17.46%) Mentoring
9 10 (15.87%) Presales
9 10 (15.87%) Use Case
10 8 (12.70%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.70%) Prototyping
10 8 (12.70%) SDLC
10 8 (12.70%) SOA
10 8 (12.70%) System Testing
10 8 (12.70%) Workflow
11 7 (11.11%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (71.43%) Apex Code
2 37 (58.73%) Java
3 20 (31.75%) SOQL
4 11 (17.46%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.94%) PHP
5 5 (7.94%) SQL
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
6 4 (6.35%) SOSL
7 3 (4.76%) C#
7 3 (4.76%) Groovy
8 2 (3.17%) C++
8 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.17%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) CBAP
3 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (25.40%) SAP
3 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.46%) Siebel
5 6 (9.52%) Informatica
6 5 (7.94%) Conga
6 5 (7.94%) Google
6 5 (7.94%) Pardot
6 5 (7.94%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle
8 2 (3.17%) Apttus
8 2 (3.17%) Talend
9 1 (1.59%) Infor
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