The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce 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 Visualforce over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 177 203 208
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 26 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 1.15% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 12
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £428 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £502 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1758 2089 2130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.81% 29.52% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1325 1581 1631
Average daily rate £420 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £31.49 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.92% -6.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Visualforce
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 Visualforce across the City of London region.

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 58 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 31 (53.45%) Mason
3 22 (37.93%) Force.com
4 13 (22.41%) Java
5 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.24%) CRM
7 8 (13.79%) HTML
8 7 (12.07%) Web Services
8 7 (12.07%) XML
9 6 (10.34%) Retail
9 6 (10.34%) QA
10 5 (8.62%) Finance
10 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (8.62%) Publishing
10 5 (8.62%) Migration
10 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
11 4 (6.90%) CSS
11 4 (6.90%) SOAP
11 4 (6.90%) SaaS
11 4 (6.90%) Web Development
12 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (5.17%) Marketing
12 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
12 3 (5.17%) Billing
12 3 (5.17%) Project Management
13 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (3.45%) C#
13 2 (3.45%) SQL
13 2 (3.45%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 22 (37.93%) Force.com
2 5 (8.62%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (6.90%) SaaS
4 1 (1.72%) Heroku
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (10.34%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Publishing
3 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.17%) Billing
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (81.03%) Developer
1 47 (81.03%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 8 (13.79%) Architect
3 7 (12.07%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.72%) Administrator
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) Mason
2 8 (13.79%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) Web Services
3 7 (12.07%) XML
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) SOAP
5 2 (3.45%) JSON
5 2 (3.45%) REST
6 1 (1.72%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.72%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.72%) HTML5
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) CRM
2 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 4 (6.90%) Web Development
4 3 (5.17%) Project Management
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.45%) OOP
5 2 (3.45%) OO
5 2 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Business Analysis
6 1 (1.72%) Usability Testing
6 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
6 1 (1.72%) Web Application Development
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.72%) Contact Management
6 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.72%) Scrum
6 1 (1.72%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 13 (22.41%) Java
3 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) SQL
4 2 (3.45%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) SOQL
5 1 (1.72%) SOSL
5 1 (1.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.45%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.72%) Sage
3 1 (1.72%) Google
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