The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 125 146
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.20% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.89% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £413
% change year-on-year -19.04% +27.27%  
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 the East of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 353 264 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 15.17% 10.56% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 157 172
Median daily rate £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £15.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -68.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.73 £15.10 £44.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £20.30 £106.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Force.com in the East of England