The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 29 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 126
Contract jobs citing Force.com 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.039%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £315
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 243 221 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.86% 8.05% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 131 31
Median daily rate £425 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +26.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% -13.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

Force.com
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Force.com
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Force.com in the West Midlands