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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 527 515 539
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 26 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.067% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.39% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 19 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £294 £263
% change year-on-year
+5.53% +11.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
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
8579 7976 9014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.90% 17.21% 17.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 5187 4618 5198
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 411 424
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £39.55 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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 22 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 0 13 £320 -1.53% 3
London +9 4 £294 +6.81% 1
West Midlands -8 4 £288 +15.00% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £350 +33.33%
North West -9 1 £300 -3.22% 1
East of England -22 1 - - 2
South West -28 1 £275 -
ColdFusion
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ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 21 (38.18%) HTML
5 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
5 16 (29.09%) CSS
5 16 (29.09%) XML
6 14 (25.45%) .NET
7 13 (23.64%) Web Services
8 12 (21.82%) SOAP
8 12 (21.82%) C#
9 11 (20.00%) OO
9 11 (20.00%) CMS
10 10 (18.18%) Firewall
10 10 (18.18%) Content Management
10 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.36%) Linux
11 9 (16.36%) PHP
11 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.36%) Finance
11 9 (16.36%) CSS3
12 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.55%) MVC
12 8 (14.55%) Ruby
12 8 (14.55%) Ajax
12 8 (14.55%) jQuery
12 8 (14.55%) Perl
12 8 (14.55%) C++
12 8 (14.55%) C
12 8 (14.55%) VB.NET

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (20.00%) CMS
2 7 (12.73%) IIS
3 4 (7.27%) Railo
3 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.45%) ColdFusion MX
5 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.82%) JRun
6 1 (1.82%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) HTTP
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) SSL
3 3 (5.45%) Internet
4 2 (3.64%) NAS
4 2 (3.64%) VLAN
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) DNS
4 2 (3.64%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) MySQL
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.64%) DataStage
5 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.82%) DTS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.73%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.73%) Hudson
2 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.09%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
2 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Developer
2 22 (40.00%) ColdFusion Developer
3 11 (20.00%) Analyst
4 7 (12.73%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Support
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Web Support Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.82%) Architect
8 1 (1.82%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (38.18%) HTML
2 16 (29.09%) CSS
2 16 (29.09%) XML
3 14 (25.45%) .NET
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
5 12 (21.82%) SOAP
6 9 (16.36%) CSS3
7 8 (14.55%) Ajax
7 8 (14.55%) jQuery
8 7 (12.73%) J2EE
8 7 (12.73%) REST
8 7 (12.73%) HTML5
9 6 (10.91%) JSON
9 6 (10.91%) XHTML
10 3 (5.45%) Fusebox
11 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.64%) Middleware
12 1 (1.82%) Flash
12 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
12 1 (1.82%) ColdSpring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Open Source
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) PDA
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.82%) W3C
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) UNIX
2 6 (10.91%) Windows
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.00%) OO
2 10 (18.18%) Content Management
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) MVC
4 8 (14.55%) ITIL
5 7 (12.73%) Web Development
5 7 (12.73%) TDD
5 7 (12.73%) ITIL V3
6 5 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) Scrum
7 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.45%) Network Architecture
9 2 (3.64%) Information Assurance
9 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
2 26 (47.27%) SQL
3 23 (41.82%) Java
4 12 (21.82%) C#
5 9 (16.36%) PHP
6 8 (14.55%) Ruby
6 8 (14.55%) Perl
6 8 (14.55%) C++
6 8 (14.55%) C
6 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.55%) Python
7 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
8 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.64%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.82%) VBA
10 1 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (1.82%) ABAP
10 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.82%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (9.09%) SLA
2 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) XenApp
2 2 (3.64%) XenServer
2 2 (3.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) VMware
3 2 (3.64%) Dell
3 2 (3.64%) Citrix
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) Adobe
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
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