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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 146 178 187
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +9
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 40 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.78% 0.38% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.54% 1.28% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 6
Average daily rate
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£495 £486 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% -0.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
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
1577 1723 1625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.93% 29.51% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1257 1299
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 18
Average hourly rate £27.37 £41.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.24% +9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015, 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 74 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 74 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 29 (39.19%) Mason
3 27 (36.49%) Force.com
4 24 (32.43%) Java
5 22 (29.73%) Finance
6 17 (22.97%) CRM
7 14 (18.92%) Web Services
8 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (14.86%) SaaS
11 9 (12.16%) jQuery
12 8 (10.81%) CSS
12 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
13 7 (9.46%) HTML
13 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
13 7 (9.46%) SOQL
14 6 (8.11%) REST
14 6 (8.11%) SOAP
14 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
15 5 (6.76%) Legal
15 5 (6.76%) Migration
15 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
16 4 (5.41%) Eloqua
16 4 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
16 4 (5.41%) Selenium
16 4 (5.41%) TDD
16 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
16 4 (5.41%) OOP

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.35%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.49%) Force.com
2 12 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (14.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (5.41%) Selenium
2 3 (4.05%) Grunt
2 3 (4.05%) Yeoman
2 3 (4.05%) Bower
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Legal
3 2 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Banking
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (77.03%) Developer
2 55 (74.32%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 6 (8.11%) Architect
4 5 (6.76%) Consultant
4 5 (6.76%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.41%) Administrator
5 4 (5.41%) Analyst
5 4 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.05%) UI Developer
6 3 (4.05%) UI Programmer
7 2 (2.70%) Siebel Technical Architect
7 2 (2.70%) Siebel Architect
7 2 (2.70%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) Web Developer
8 1 (1.35%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (1.35%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.19%) Mason
2 14 (18.92%) Web Services
3 9 (12.16%) jQuery
4 8 (10.81%) CSS
5 7 (9.46%) HTML
6 6 (8.11%) REST
6 6 (8.11%) SOAP
7 3 (4.05%) XML
7 3 (4.05%) Ajax
8 2 (2.70%) .NET
9 1 (1.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) CRM
2 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.76%) Migration
5 4 (5.41%) TDD
5 4 (5.41%) Data Analysis
5 4 (5.41%) OOP
5 4 (5.41%) OO
6 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.05%) Test Automation
6 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.05%) BDD
6 3 (4.05%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (2.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.70%) Web Development
7 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.70%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 24 (32.43%) Java
3 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.46%) SOQL
5 4 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.41%) Eloqua
2 4 (5.41%) Siebel
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Maxymiser
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.35%) Informatica
4 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.35%) Zoho
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Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Client Server
Rate: £450 to £500 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 13 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
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Enterprise Partners
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
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Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
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Mason Frank
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
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Mason Frank
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