The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 175 194 208
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +14
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 20 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.35% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 1.19% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £418 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1688 2094 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.27% 29.57% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1260 1612 1717
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Visualforce
London

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 65 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 62 (95.38%) Apex Code
3 36 (55.38%) Mason
4 29 (44.62%) Force.com
5 21 (32.31%) Java
6 9 (13.85%) CRM
7 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.77%) Finance
8 7 (10.77%) SaaS
8 7 (10.77%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (10.77%) Billing
9 6 (9.23%) Retail
10 5 (7.69%) CSS
11 4 (6.15%) HTML
11 4 (6.15%) Project Management
12 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
12 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
12 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
12 3 (4.62%) Migration
12 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (4.62%) Marketing
12 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
12 3 (4.62%) C#
12 3 (4.62%) SOAP
12 3 (4.62%) Web Services
12 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
13 2 (3.08%) XML
13 2 (3.08%) JDA
13 2 (3.08%) SAP
13 2 (3.08%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (44.62%) Force.com
2 7 (10.77%) SaaS
2 7 (10.77%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
1 7 (10.77%) Billing
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (75.38%) Developer
2 48 (73.85%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
4 6 (9.23%) Technical Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 2 (3.08%) Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Administrator
7 1 (1.54%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Analyst
7 1 (1.54%) Test Manager
7 1 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.54%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (55.38%) Mason
2 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 3 (4.62%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) Ajax
6 1 (1.54%) JSON
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.54%) .NET
6 1 (1.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Data Integration
1 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.85%) CRM
2 4 (6.15%) Project Management
3 3 (4.62%) Migration
3 3 (4.62%) Business Analysis
3 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (4.62%) Data Migration
4 2 (3.08%) Web Application Development
4 2 (3.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.08%) Validation
5 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.54%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (1.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.54%) Scrum
5 1 (1.54%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (1.54%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) Apex Code
2 21 (32.31%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.08%) SAP
2 2 (3.08%) JDA
2 2 (3.08%) ExactTarget
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Sage
3 1 (1.54%) Google
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