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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 148 197 187
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -10
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 17 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.38% 0.95% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 17
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £540 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £356 £400
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visualforce
London

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
1229 1794 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.57% 30.36% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1460 1280
Median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
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 30 July 2016.

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 30 July 2016, 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 20 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (95.00%) Apex Code
3 14 (70.00%) Java
4 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (55.00%) SOAP
5 11 (55.00%) Web Services
6 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) CSS
7 9 (45.00%) HTML
8 8 (40.00%) REST
8 8 (40.00%) SOQL
9 7 (35.00%) J2EE
9 7 (35.00%) Migration
10 6 (30.00%) MVC
10 6 (30.00%) jQuery
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) OO
10 6 (30.00%) Force.com
11 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
11 5 (25.00%) Marketing
11 5 (25.00%) Scrum
12 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 4 (20.00%) JIRA
12 4 (20.00%) Selenium
12 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
12 4 (20.00%) SOA
12 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
13 3 (15.00%) Modular Programming
13 3 (15.00%) SoapUI

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 3 (15.00%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Force.com
2 2 (10.00%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
3 3 (15.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.00%) Hudson
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (5.00%) Subversion
4 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
1 17 (85.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) SOAP
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) CSS
2 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) REST
4 7 (35.00%) J2EE
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) XML
6 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (15.00%) Ajax
7 3 (15.00%) Java RMI
7 3 (15.00%) JMS
7 3 (15.00%) JSP
7 3 (15.00%) JSTL
7 3 (15.00%) Servlets
7 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Struts
7 3 (15.00%) XSD
7 3 (15.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 3 (15.00%) Modular Programming
6 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
7 2 (10.00%) API Development
7 2 (10.00%) API Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) ERP
7 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.00%) Deep Learning
8 1 (5.00%) OOP
8 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Apex Code
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) SOQL
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (15.00%) Canoo
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle