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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 605 614 530
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -84
Contract jobs citing Force.com 42 45 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.078% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 1.31% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 35 75
Median daily rate £453 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £315 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
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
5873 3426 2461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.86% 5.96% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4089 2268 1551
Median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 51
Median hourly rate £19.61 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.70 £39.30 £36.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 August 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 20 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 August 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 +1 40 £455 -4.21% 22
London -20 26 £500 +2.56% 18
City of London +22 8 £490 -2.00% 6
South East +17 7 £400 -3.03% 2
East Midlands - 3 £475 -
Nottingham - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £475 -
North West +10 2 £455 -4.21% 1
Hampshire +2 2 £375 -16.66% 1
Manchester -6 2 £455 -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
Yorkshire - 2 £470 -
Sheffield - 2 £470 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £470 -
Berkshire +3 1 - - 1
Sale - 1 £455 -
Winchester - 1 £350 -
Edinburgh - 1 £400 -
Scotland - 1 £400 -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 66 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 47 (71.21%) Apex Code
3 42 (63.64%) Visualforce
4 32 (48.48%) Java
5 25 (37.88%) CRM
6 24 (36.36%) SOAP
7 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (30.30%) Web Services
9 19 (28.79%) Marketing
10 17 (25.76%) REST
11 14 (21.21%) XML
11 14 (21.21%) Scrum
11 14 (21.21%) SOQL
12 13 (19.70%) Migration
13 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
14 11 (16.67%) ERP
14 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
15 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
15 10 (15.15%) RESTful
15 10 (15.15%) SOA
16 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
16 9 (13.64%) ETL
16 9 (13.64%) HTML
16 9 (13.64%) SAP
16 9 (13.64%) CSS
16 9 (13.64%) Finance
16 9 (13.64%) SDLC
17 8 (12.12%) Mason
17 8 (12.12%) COM
17 8 (12.12%) Microsoft

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 5 (7.58%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (3.03%) Drupal
3 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (9.09%) Radian6
3 4 (6.06%) Markit EDM
4 2 (3.03%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (3.03%) Eloqua
4 2 (3.03%) SDL Web 8
4 2 (3.03%) Social Studio
5 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Google Apps
1 6 (9.09%) SaaS
2 5 (7.58%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (7.58%) Heroku
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.03%) Boomi
3 2 (3.03%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (3.03%) GitHub
3 2 (3.03%) Responsys
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) HTTP
2 2 (3.03%) CTI
2 2 (3.03%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) GIS
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Subversion
2 5 (7.58%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.06%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (4.55%) Checkstyle
4 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.55%) FindBugs
4 3 (4.55%) Flyway
4 3 (4.55%) Gradle
4 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.55%) JMeter
4 3 (4.55%) Liquibase
5 2 (3.03%) Ant
5 2 (3.03%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
5 2 (3.03%) Hudson
5 2 (3.03%) JIRA
5 2 (3.03%) JUnit
5 2 (3.03%) MSTest
5 2 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 19 (28.79%) Marketing
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Automotive
6 1 (1.52%) Electronics
6 1 (1.52%) French Language
6 1 (1.52%) Games
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (54.55%) Developer
2 33 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (22.73%) Architect
4 14 (21.21%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 10 (15.15%) Technical Architect
6 8 (12.12%) Consultant
6 8 (12.12%) Salesforce.com Consultant
7 7 (10.61%) Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Salesforce.com Analyst
8 5 (7.58%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.55%) Technical Solutions Architect
11 2 (3.03%) Automation Analyst
11 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Software Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) Visualforce
2 24 (36.36%) SOAP
3 20 (30.30%) Web Services
4 17 (25.76%) REST
5 14 (21.21%) XML
6 10 (15.15%) RESTful
7 9 (13.64%) CSS
7 9 (13.64%) HTML
8 8 (12.12%) COM
8 8 (12.12%) Mason
9 5 (7.58%) .NET
10 4 (6.06%) J2EE
10 4 (6.06%) JSON
11 3 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (4.55%) Apache Camel
11 3 (4.55%) Gherkin
11 3 (4.55%) Java EE
11 3 (4.55%) JPA
11 3 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.03%) IVR
5 1 (1.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.52%) Life Science
5 1 (1.52%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Android
1 2 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) CRM
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (21.21%) Scrum
4 13 (19.70%) Migration
5 11 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 11 (16.67%) ERP
6 10 (15.15%) SOA
6 10 (15.15%) Waterfall
7 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
7 9 (13.64%) ETL
7 9 (13.64%) SDLC
8 7 (10.61%) OO
8 7 (10.61%) Workflow
9 6 (9.09%) Data Management
9 6 (9.09%) OOP
10 5 (7.58%) API Development
10 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.58%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.58%) Project Management
10 5 (7.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) Apex Code
2 32 (48.48%) Java
3 14 (21.21%) SOQL
4 12 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 5 (7.58%) Ruby
5 5 (7.58%) SQL
6 4 (6.06%) PHP
7 3 (4.55%) C#
7 3 (4.55%) C++
7 3 (4.55%) Groovy
7 3 (4.55%) SOSL
8 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.03%) Python
8 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.52%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) CBAP
3 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PMP
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 9 (13.64%) SAP
3 8 (12.12%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 6 (9.09%) Google
5 6 (9.09%) Informatica
6 5 (7.58%) Conga
6 5 (7.58%) Pardot
6 5 (7.58%) Siebel
7 4 (6.06%) Oracle
8 2 (3.03%) Adobe
8 2 (3.03%) Aprimo
8 2 (3.03%) Apttus
8 2 (3.03%) Marketo
8 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.03%) Talend
9 1 (1.52%) Infor
9 1 (1.52%) NetSuite
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