The table below looks at the statistics for Force.com skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Force.com
Rank 123 113 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing Force.com 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.17% 0.059%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.06% 9.52% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£275 £538 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.83% +26.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West Midlands region.

Cloud Services Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
98 42 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.99% 1.82% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 22 7
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -52.29%

Force.com
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Force.com Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Force.com
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Force.com across the West Midlands region.

Force.com Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 3 £275 -
Force.com
England

Force.com
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 4 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Salesforce.com Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Mason
1 1 (25.00%) Visualforce
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Informatica