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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Visualforce
London / City of London
Rank 152 143 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 3 6 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% 0.20% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% 0.61% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 32
Median daily rate - £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1060 985 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.63% 32.05% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 821 1255
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Visualforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce 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 City of London region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
3 9 (64.29%) Force.com
3 9 (64.29%) Web Services
4 8 (57.14%) SOAP
5 6 (42.86%) Java
5 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 5 (35.71%) OO
6 5 (35.71%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) Migration
8 3 (21.43%) OOP
8 3 (21.43%) SOQL
8 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 3 (21.43%) RESTful
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Workflow
9 2 (14.29%) Google
9 2 (14.29%) Marketing
9 2 (14.29%) jQuery
9 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
9 2 (14.29%) Mason
9 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
9 2 (14.29%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
9 2 (14.29%) G Suite
9 2 (14.29%) GitHub
9 2 (14.29%) ERP
9 2 (14.29%) J2SE
9 2 (14.29%) CRM
9 2 (14.29%) HTML

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) Force.com
2 2 (14.29%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (14.29%) G Suite
2 2 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
1 12 (85.71%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Salesforce Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) CRM Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Salesforce Developer
3 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Web Services
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 5 (35.71%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) CSS
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) J2EE
5 2 (14.29%) J2SE
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Mason
6 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Modular Programming
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) API Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 1 (7.14%) Deep Learning
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Apex Code
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) SOQL
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica