The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Force.com skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Force.com over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Salesforce.com Force.com
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 120 137
Rank change year-on-year +23 +17  
Contract jobs citing Force.com 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.11% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.04% 1.69% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £525 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +32.35%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £340
% change year-on-year +5.55% +32.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Force.com is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 193 236 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 10.55% 9.51% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 140 83
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £95.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -84.29% +558.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Force.com as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Force.com in Berkshire

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Force.com in Berkshire

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Force.com
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
3 2 (50.00%) Mason
3 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (50.00%) Marketing
3 2 (50.00%) SugarCRM
3 2 (50.00%) NetSuite
4 1 (25.00%) Aprimo
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
4 1 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (25.00%) SOQL
4 1 (25.00%) SOSL
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Zuora
4 1 (25.00%) Apttus
4 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements

Force.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (50.00%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (50.00%) Mason
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Complex ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Apex Code
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SOQL
2 1 (25.00%) SOSL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Aprimo
2 1 (25.00%) Apttus
2 1 (25.00%) Zuora