Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 22 November 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 232 254
Rank change year-on-year -11 +22 +19
Contract jobs citing Force.com 14 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 1.34% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 16
City of London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £501 £413 £331
90th Percentile £638 £538 £600
Central London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Force.com is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1212 897 586
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.93% 13.39% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 743 472
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +2.78%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £430
% change year-on-year +2.56% +13.37% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 5
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £35.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.43% +44.45% +24.26%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.61 £20.80
90th Percentile £26.39 £52.49 £33.39
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £44.62 £23.12
% change year-on-year -59.66% +93.05% +15.58%

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Force.com as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Force.com in the City of London

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Force.com in the City of London

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Force.com in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Force.com in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (78.57%) Apex Code
3 10 (71.43%) Visualforce
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) Java
5 7 (50.00%) CRM
6 6 (42.86%) Degree
6 6 (42.86%) Fintech
7 5 (35.71%) HTML5
7 5 (35.71%) Banking
7 5 (35.71%) GWT
7 5 (35.71%) Mule
7 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 5 (35.71%) Informatica
7 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
8 4 (28.57%) Middleware
8 4 (28.57%) MOM
8 4 (28.57%) EAI
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) SOA
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (28.57%) QA
8 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (28.57%) Open Source
8 4 (28.57%) Service Design
8 4 (28.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud

Force.com
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (35.71%) Mule
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) GitHub
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Salesforce Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Manager
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) ETL Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) Visualforce
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
3 5 (35.71%) GWT
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) COM
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) SOAP
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Camel
7 1 (7.14%) JSON
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) XML Schema
7 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fintech
2 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CRM
2 4 (28.57%) EAI
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Open Source
2 4 (28.57%) Service Design
2 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) API Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 3 (21.43%) Data Transformation
3 3 (21.43%) ETL
3 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) API Development
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.14%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Apex Code
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) MOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (35.71%) Informatica
2 5 (35.71%) TIBCO
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Siebel
4 1 (7.14%) Pardot