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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 157 186 181
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -5
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 20 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.57% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 1.12% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 16
Median daily rate £500 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £346 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £570 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £475
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
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
1241 1613 1756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.33% 30.44% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1049 1326 1294
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £62.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 22 (95.65%) Apex Code
3 17 (73.91%) Java
4 13 (56.52%) SOAP
4 13 (56.52%) Web Services
5 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (43.48%) REST
7 9 (39.13%) SOQL
7 9 (39.13%) Force.com
7 9 (39.13%) Migration
7 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) HTML
8 8 (34.78%) OO
8 8 (34.78%) J2EE
9 7 (30.43%) MVC
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) Marketing
11 5 (21.74%) XML
12 4 (17.39%) SOA
12 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
12 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
12 4 (17.39%) Scrum
12 4 (17.39%) Modular Programming
13 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
13 3 (13.04%) Selenium
13 3 (13.04%) RESTful
13 3 (13.04%) Mule
13 3 (13.04%) Data Migration

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 (13.04%) Mule
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Force.com
2 2 (8.70%) FinancialForce.com
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SNMP
2 1 (4.35%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Eclipse
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) JUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 3 (13.04%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
1 19 (82.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) ETL Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) CRM Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) SOA Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) SOAP
1 13 (56.52%) Web Services
2 10 (43.48%) REST
3 9 (39.13%) CSS
3 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) J2EE
5 7 (30.43%) jQuery
6 5 (21.74%) XML
7 4 (17.39%) Hibernate
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax
8 3 (13.04%) Java RMI
8 3 (13.04%) JavaBeans
8 3 (13.04%) JMS
8 3 (13.04%) JSTL
8 3 (13.04%) RESTful
8 3 (13.04%) Spring
8 3 (13.04%) Spring MVC
8 3 (13.04%) Struts
8 3 (13.04%) XSD
8 3 (13.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Migration
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 4 (17.39%) Modular Programming
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) ETL
6 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
7 2 (8.70%) API Development
7 2 (8.70%) API Integration
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 1 (4.35%) Prototyping
8 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Apex Code
2 17 (73.91%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) SOQL
4 9 (39.13%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (13.04%) Canoo
3 2 (8.70%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Informatica