The first table below looks at the demand for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 29 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 Application Platforms category for the England 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 536 524 541
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 26 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.064% 0.040%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.37% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £199 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £483 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £294 £243
% change year-on-year
+5.53% +21.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8813 8004 9160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 17.17% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4668 5305
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 406 428
Average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +4.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.94 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
ColdFusion
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ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in England

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ColdFusion across the England region.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in England

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the England region.

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in England

ColdFusion
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -3 13 £320 -1.53% 2
West Midlands -9 4 £288 +15.00% 1
London -10 4 £294 +2.17% 1
Yorkshire +5 2 £350 +33.33%
North West -3 1 £300 -3.22% 1
East of England -28 1 - - 1
South West -34 1 £275 - 1
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ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion.

1 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 22 (40.74%) Java
4 21 (38.89%) HTML
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 16 (29.63%) CSS
5 16 (29.63%) XML
6 14 (25.93%) .NET
7 13 (24.07%) Web Services
8 12 (22.22%) SOAP
8 12 (22.22%) C#
9 11 (20.37%) CMS
10 10 (18.52%) Firewall
10 10 (18.52%) Content Management
10 10 (18.52%) OO
10 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.67%) Linux
11 9 (16.67%) PHP
11 9 (16.67%) CSS3
12 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.81%) Perl
12 8 (14.81%) C++
12 8 (14.81%) C
12 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
12 8 (14.81%) ITIL
12 8 (14.81%) Python
12 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.81%) Ruby
12 8 (14.81%) Ajax
12 8 (14.81%) Finance

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.37%) CMS
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.41%) Railo
4 3 (5.56%) ColdFusion MX
5 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Liferay
6 1 (1.85%) JRun
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Project
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) VPN
3 3 (5.56%) SSL
3 3 (5.56%) Internet
4 2 (3.70%) DHCP
4 2 (3.70%) SAN
4 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (3.70%) VLAN
4 2 (3.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.70%) DataStage
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) DTS
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.96%) Hudson
2 7 (12.96%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (48.15%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) ColdFusion Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
5 6 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Web Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Java Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.89%) HTML
2 16 (29.63%) CSS
2 16 (29.63%) XML
3 14 (25.93%) .NET
4 13 (24.07%) Web Services
5 12 (22.22%) SOAP
6 9 (16.67%) CSS3
7 8 (14.81%) Ajax
8 7 (12.96%) HTML5
8 7 (12.96%) REST
8 7 (12.96%) jQuery
9 6 (11.11%) XHTML
9 6 (11.11%) JSON
9 6 (11.11%) J2EE
10 3 (5.56%) Fusebox
11 2 (3.70%) Middleware
11 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
12 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
12 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.85%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Open Source
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) PDA
3 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.85%) W3C
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (11.11%) UNIX
2 6 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) OO
1 10 (18.52%) Content Management
2 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) ITIL
3 7 (12.96%) MVC
3 7 (12.96%) Web Development
3 7 (12.96%) ITIL V3
4 6 (11.11%) TDD
5 5 (9.26%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.41%) Release Management
6 4 (7.41%) Scrum
6 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Time Management
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 22 (40.74%) Java
4 12 (22.22%) C#
5 9 (16.67%) PHP
6 8 (14.81%) Perl
6 8 (14.81%) C++
6 8 (14.81%) C
6 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.81%) Python
6 8 (14.81%) Ruby
7 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.85%) VBA
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.85%) VB
10 1 (1.85%) ABAP
10 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.26%) QA
2 5 (9.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) XenApp
2 2 (3.70%) XenServer
2 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Dell
3 2 (3.70%) Citrix
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
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