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 19 August 2014 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
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 179 186 210
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +24
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 21 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.45% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 1.51% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £420 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £494 £475
% change year-on-year
-11.39% +3.94%
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
1734 2188 2269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.54% 29.75% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1672 1776
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 11
Average hourly rate £45.00 £32.58 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.12% -8.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 August 2014.

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 19 August 2014, 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 67 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 65 (97.01%) Apex Code
3 35 (52.24%) Mason
4 28 (41.79%) Force.com
5 18 (26.87%) Java
6 12 (17.91%) CRM
7 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.45%) Finance
9 6 (8.96%) HTML
9 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (8.96%) SaaS
9 6 (8.96%) Retail
10 5 (7.46%) Billing
10 5 (7.46%) Migration
10 5 (7.46%) CSS
10 5 (7.46%) Web Services
11 4 (5.97%) XML
11 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
12 3 (4.48%) SOAP
12 3 (4.48%) C#
12 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
12 3 (4.48%) Project Management
12 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.48%) Marketing
12 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
12 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
13 2 (2.99%) QA
13 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
13 2 (2.99%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, 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.

Cloud Services
1 28 (41.79%) Force.com
2 6 (8.96%) SaaS
2 6 (8.96%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Billing
4 3 (4.48%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Advertising
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
5 2 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 53 (79.10%) Developer
2 52 (77.61%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Architect
4 6 (8.96%) Technical Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 2 (2.99%) Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Administrator
7 1 (1.49%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Analyst
7 1 (1.49%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (52.24%) Mason
2 6 (8.96%) HTML
3 5 (7.46%) CSS
3 5 (7.46%) Web Services
4 4 (5.97%) XML
5 3 (4.48%) SOAP
6 1 (1.49%) .NET
6 1 (1.49%) Ajax
6 1 (1.49%) JSON
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) CRM
2 5 (7.46%) Migration
3 3 (4.48%) Project Management
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
4 2 (2.99%) Web Application Development
4 2 (2.99%) Web Development
4 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (2.99%) Data Analysis
4 2 (2.99%) Validation
4 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
5 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.49%) Scrum
5 1 (1.49%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.49%) OOP
5 1 (1.49%) OO
5 1 (1.49%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.49%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.49%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.49%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) Apex Code
2 18 (26.87%) Java
3 10 (14.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.48%) C#
5 2 (2.99%) SQL
6 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
2 2 (2.99%) JDA
2 2 (2.99%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Sage
3 1 (1.49%) Google
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 25 days ago