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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 562 492 539
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +47
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 28 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.055% 0.026% 0.068%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.32% 0.15% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 26
Average daily rate £305 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £253 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £200 £338
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -40.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 - £14.90
Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
8862 7568 9093
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.26% 17.56% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5471 4343 5044
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 304 396 415
Average hourly rate £18.35 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ColdFusion across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ColdFusion across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -19 11 £211 -35.15% 6
South West - 9 £300 - 2
Yorkshire - 5 £350 -
South East -12 2 £309 - 8
West Midlands - 1 - -
East of England - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
ColdFusion
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ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (35.71%) Java
4 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 15 (35.71%) XML
5 14 (33.33%) Web Services
6 13 (30.95%) .NET
7 12 (28.57%) SOAP
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle
9 10 (23.81%) C#
10 9 (21.43%) Perl
10 9 (21.43%) PHP
10 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
10 9 (21.43%) OO
10 9 (21.43%) Python
10 9 (21.43%) HTML5
10 9 (21.43%) Ruby
10 9 (21.43%) CMS
10 9 (21.43%) MVC
10 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) TDD
10 9 (21.43%) Content Management
11 8 (19.05%) Finance
11 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.05%) Degree
11 8 (19.05%) XHTML
11 8 (19.05%) J2EE

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (21.43%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) JRun
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 6 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Hudson
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) ColdFusion Developer
3 11 (26.19%) Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Support Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Technical Support
6 6 (14.29%) Support Engineer
7 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Web Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Web Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) DBA
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Programmer
9 1 (2.38%) Tester
9 1 (2.38%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (42.86%) HTML
2 15 (35.71%) XML
3 14 (33.33%) Web Services
4 13 (30.95%) .NET
5 12 (28.57%) SOAP
5 12 (28.57%) jQuery
6 11 (26.19%) CSS
7 9 (21.43%) HTML5
8 8 (19.05%) XHTML
8 8 (19.05%) J2EE
8 8 (19.05%) CSS3
9 7 (16.67%) REST
9 7 (16.67%) Ajax
10 6 (14.29%) JSON
11 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
12 1 (2.38%) MXML
12 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.38%) MooTools
12 1 (2.38%) YUI
12 1 (2.38%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 3 (7.14%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Android
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.43%) OO
1 9 (21.43%) MVC
1 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (21.43%) TDD
1 9 (21.43%) Content Management
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) Incident Management
5 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.52%) Release Management
5 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) UML
6 3 (7.14%) CRM
6 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) OOD
8 1 (2.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (52.38%) SQL
2 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (35.71%) Java
4 10 (23.81%) C#
5 9 (21.43%) Perl
5 9 (21.43%) PHP
5 9 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 9 (21.43%) Python
5 9 (21.43%) Ruby
6 8 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 8 (19.05%) C++
6 8 (19.05%) C
7 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.38%) VBScript
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.38%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.38%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) ISO 9001
1 7 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (11.90%) SLA
3 2 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Dundas
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