The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Force.com
England / London
Rank 383 424 386
Rank change year-on-year +41 -38  
Contract jobs citing Force.com 23 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.072% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 0.77% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 23
Median daily rate £600 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £290 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £340
% change year-on-year +16.66% +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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2970 2091 1360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 15.26% 9.45% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 1543 916
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 28
Median hourly rate £21.50 £26.25 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.09% -3.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.12 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £43.50 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Force.com in London

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Force.com in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Force.com in London

Force.com
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Force.com in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Force.com in London

Force.com
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 48 (97.96%) Salesforce.com
2 41 (83.67%) Visualforce
2 41 (83.67%) Apex Code
3 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (36.73%) CRM
5 14 (28.57%) XML
5 14 (28.57%) HTML
6 13 (26.53%) Java
6 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (26.53%) Web Services
6 13 (26.53%) Scrum
7 11 (22.45%) Marketing
7 11 (22.45%) Finance
7 11 (22.45%) SOAP
8 10 (20.41%) QA
8 10 (20.41%) REST
8 10 (20.41%) SOQL
9 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 9 (18.37%) C++
10 8 (16.33%) Degree
10 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.33%) Analytics
11 7 (14.29%) JSON
11 7 (14.29%) HTTP
12 6 (12.24%) XML Schema
12 6 (12.24%) PMP
12 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
12 6 (12.24%) J2EE
12 6 (12.24%) CSS
12 6 (12.24%) XSLT

Force.com
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (12.24%) Confluence
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (10.20%) NetSuite
3 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (2.04%) Eloqua
4 1 (2.04%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.04%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Big Data
1 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.08%) QlikView
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) JIRA
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
1 11 (22.45%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Publishing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
1 26 (53.06%) Salesforce Developer
2 17 (34.69%) Architect
3 15 (30.61%) Salesforce Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Salesforce Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) CRM Developer
6 3 (6.12%) Salesforce Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Salesforce Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.04%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (83.67%) Visualforce
2 14 (28.57%) HTML
2 14 (28.57%) XML
3 13 (26.53%) Web Services
4 11 (22.45%) SOAP
5 10 (20.41%) REST
6 8 (16.33%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.29%) JSON
8 6 (12.24%) CSS
8 6 (12.24%) GWT
8 6 (12.24%) HTML5
8 6 (12.24%) J2EE
8 6 (12.24%) Mason
8 6 (12.24%) XML Schema
8 6 (12.24%) XSLT
9 5 (10.20%) jQuery
10 4 (8.16%) Middleware
11 3 (6.12%) COM
12 2 (4.08%) .NET
12 2 (4.08%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Life Science
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (36.73%) CRM
3 13 (26.53%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) Analytics
5 6 (12.24%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.24%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.24%) DevOps
5 6 (12.24%) Investment Management
5 6 (12.24%) SDLC
5 6 (12.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (12.24%) XML Parsing
6 5 (10.20%) Change Management
6 5 (10.20%) Data Integration
6 5 (10.20%) ETL
6 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 5 (10.20%) Workflow
7 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) Apex Code
2 13 (26.53%) Java
2 13 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (20.41%) SOQL
4 9 (18.37%) C++
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
6 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.04%) Ruby
6 1 (2.04%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) PMI Certification
2 6 (12.24%) PMP
3 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (20.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Piwik
Vendors
1 48 (97.96%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (12.24%) Pardot
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Siebel
4 4 (8.16%) Informatica
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.12%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (6.12%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 2 (4.08%) Apttus
6 2 (4.08%) Conga
6 2 (4.08%) IBM
6 2 (4.08%) Pega
6 2 (4.08%) Tableau
7 1 (2.04%) DocuSign
7 1 (2.04%) Jitterbit
7 1 (2.04%) Marketo
7 1 (2.04%) SAP
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