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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 161 156 169
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 4 3 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.13% 0.087% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.27% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 27
Median daily rate £413 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £400 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £550
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 - - -
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
1187 1105 1706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.50% 32.11% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1010 927 1360
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 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £26.32 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 9 December 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 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 10 (50.00%) Java
4 10 (50.00%) Force.com
5 9 (45.00%) SOAP
6 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) REST
9 5 (25.00%) SOQL
9 5 (25.00%) Migration
9 5 (25.00%) MVC
9 5 (25.00%) J2EE
9 5 (25.00%) OO
10 4 (20.00%) HTML
10 4 (20.00%) SQL
10 4 (20.00%) CSS
11 3 (15.00%) XML
11 3 (15.00%) OOP
11 3 (15.00%) SOA
11 3 (15.00%) ETL
11 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
11 3 (15.00%) ERP
11 3 (15.00%) Finance
11 3 (15.00%) RESTful
11 3 (15.00%) jQuery
11 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
11 3 (15.00%) Marketing
11 3 (15.00%) API Development
12 2 (10.00%) GitHub

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 2 (10.00%) Mule
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) Force.com
2 2 (10.00%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (10.00%) G Suite
2 2 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SNMP
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
1 17 (85.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Salesforce Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) ETL Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) CRM Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Salesforce Technical Architect
4 1 (5.00%) SOA Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Web Services
2 9 (45.00%) SOAP
3 6 (30.00%) REST
4 5 (25.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) jQuery
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
6 3 (15.00%) XML
7 2 (10.00%) Ajax
7 2 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.00%) J2SE
7 2 (10.00%) Java RMI
7 2 (10.00%) JavaBeans
7 2 (10.00%) JMS
7 2 (10.00%) JSTL
7 2 (10.00%) Spring
7 2 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 2 (10.00%) XSD
7 2 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) MVC
2 5 (25.00%) OO
3 3 (15.00%) API Development
3 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) ETL
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) API Integration
4 2 (10.00%) Modular Programming
4 2 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Apex Code
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) SOQL
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) C
7 1 (5.00%) C#
7 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.00%) Canoo
2 2 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Informatica