Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 551 541
Rank change year-on-year -22 -10 -84
Contract jobs citing Force.com 61 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.72% 0.88% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 46
London median daily rate £525 £478 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.95% +6.05% -5.21%
10th Percentile £395 £331 £328
90th Percentile £638 £575 £594
England median daily rate £519 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +15.28% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 8530 6328 3771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.45% 14.09% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6382 4657 2791
London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 49 30
London median hourly rate £21.23 £23.50 £20.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.68% +16.83% +11.75%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.81 £11.25
90th Percentile £165.00 £98.00 £40.40
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Force.com in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Force.com in London

Force.com
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -5 14 £525 +16.67% 3
West London -8 2 £438 -2.78%
East London - 2 £475 - 1
Force.com
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for Force.com.

1 61 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 50 (81.97%) Apex Code
3 41 (67.21%) Visualforce
4 24 (39.34%) Finance
4 24 (39.34%) Migration
5 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (36.07%) SOAP
6 22 (36.07%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 18 (29.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (27.87%) OO
9 15 (24.59%) QA
10 14 (22.95%) Java
10 14 (22.95%) SOQL
11 13 (21.31%) CRM
11 13 (21.31%) ETL
11 13 (21.31%) Ajax
12 12 (19.67%) Marketing
12 12 (19.67%) HTML
13 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
13 11 (18.03%) Eclipse
13 11 (18.03%) Analytics
14 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (16.39%) Ant
14 10 (16.39%) Scrum
14 10 (16.39%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (16.39%) BusinessObjects
14 10 (16.39%) JSON
14 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
14 10 (16.39%) SoapUI

Force.com
Co-occurring 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 5 (8.20%) Mule
2 2 (3.28%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 18 (29.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 4 (6.56%) Heroku
4 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
5 1 (1.64%) FinancialForce
5 1 (1.64%) GitHub
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) DBAmp
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Eclipse
2 10 (16.39%) Ant
2 10 (16.39%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.92%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Marketing
3 6 (9.84%) Electronics
3 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
3 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (8.20%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Billing
5 3 (4.92%) Retail
6 2 (3.28%) Advertising
7 1 (1.64%) Games
7 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 29 (47.54%) Salesforce Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.31%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Administrator
4 10 (16.39%) Salesforce Administrator
5 8 (13.11%) Architect
6 7 (11.48%) Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Business Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) Salesforce Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Salesforce Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 4 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Delivery Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) ETL Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Salesforce Technical Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Digital Analyst
10 2 (3.28%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (67.21%) Visualforce
2 22 (36.07%) SOAP
3 13 (21.31%) Ajax
4 12 (19.67%) HTML
5 10 (16.39%) JSON
6 8 (13.11%) REST
7 6 (9.84%) CSS
7 6 (9.84%) jQuery
8 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (8.20%) GWT
8 5 (8.20%) HTML5
8 5 (8.20%) Web Services
9 4 (6.56%) Mason
9 4 (6.56%) Middleware
10 3 (4.92%) .NET
10 3 (4.92%) COM
11 2 (3.28%) Ext JS
11 2 (3.28%) XML
12 1 (1.64%) WSDL
12 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.84%) Fintech
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.64%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Migration
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (27.87%) OO
4 13 (21.31%) CRM
4 13 (21.31%) ETL
5 11 (18.03%) Analytics
6 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (16.39%) Scrum
6 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
7 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
7 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (9.84%) Open Source
7 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
8 5 (8.20%) Data Ingestion
8 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.56%) API Integration
9 4 (6.56%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
9 4 (6.56%) EAI
9 4 (6.56%) Service Design
9 4 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 50 (81.97%) Apex Code
2 14 (22.95%) Java
2 14 (22.95%) SOQL
3 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) SOSL
6 2 (3.28%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) PHP
7 1 (1.64%) Ruby
7 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.59%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (16.39%) MicroStrategy
2 10 (16.39%) Tableau
3 9 (14.75%) SAP
4 6 (9.84%) TIBCO
5 5 (8.20%) Informatica
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.92%) Siebel
7 2 (3.28%) hybris
7 2 (3.28%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Adobe
8 1 (1.64%) Anaplan
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle
8 1 (1.64%) Pardot