The first table below looks at the demand for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 205 199 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.047% 0.031% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £210 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £200 £325
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 - £14.90
Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1087 1045 1179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.85% 16.43% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 706 751
Average daily rate £380 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 40
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £135.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
ColdFusion
London

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ColdFusion across the City of London region.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ColdFusion across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the City of London region.

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ColdFusion also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ColdFusion.

1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing ColdFusion also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ColdFusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) C
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA