The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 554 555 554
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 24 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.029% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £263 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £213
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9328 8500 9413
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.85% 17.62% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5723 5146 5343
Average daily rate £376 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 354 462
Average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.17 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 19 September 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
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 19 September 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 +15 11 £320 - 3
South West -35 10 £425 - 4
London +13 3 £338 +14.89% 7
North West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
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UK

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 35 (64.81%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) HTML
4 23 (42.59%) Java
4 23 (42.59%) XML
5 22 (40.74%) CSS
6 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 16 (29.63%) Ajax
7 14 (25.93%) MVC
7 14 (25.93%) SOAP
7 14 (25.93%) Web Services
7 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
8 13 (24.07%) jQuery
9 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (22.22%) .NET
9 12 (22.22%) CSS3
10 11 (20.37%) HTML5
10 11 (20.37%) C#
11 10 (18.52%) Firewall
11 10 (18.52%) ColdBox
12 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 9 (16.67%) Railo
12 9 (16.67%) Scrum
12 9 (16.67%) PHP
12 9 (16.67%) Linux
12 9 (16.67%) CFML
13 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.81%) Windows
13 8 (14.81%) OO
13 8 (14.81%) Python

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (16.67%) Railo
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) ColdFusion MX
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) JRun
5 1 (1.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Project
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) GitHub
1 5 (9.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) Internet
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
4 3 (5.56%) SSL
5 2 (3.70%) NAS
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) DNS
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) MySQL
3 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.70%) DataStage
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.85%) DTS
6 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 24 (44.44%) ColdFusion Developer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (1.85%) ABAP Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 1 (1.85%) Java Consultant
7 1 (1.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.85%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) HTML
2 23 (42.59%) XML
3 22 (40.74%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) Ajax
5 14 (25.93%) SOAP
5 14 (25.93%) Web Services
6 13 (24.07%) jQuery
7 12 (22.22%) .NET
7 12 (22.22%) CSS3
8 11 (20.37%) HTML5
9 10 (18.52%) ColdBox
10 7 (12.96%) JSON
10 7 (12.96%) REST
11 5 (9.26%) XHTML
12 3 (5.56%) Fusebox
12 3 (5.56%) J2EE
13 2 (3.70%) Middleware
13 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
14 1 (1.85%) ColdSpring
14 1 (1.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.70%) PDA
1 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) W3C
2 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 6 (11.11%) UNIX
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) MVC
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Scrum
4 8 (14.81%) OO
5 6 (11.11%) Content Management
5 6 (11.11%) Web Development
6 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.56%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.70%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.70%) Project Management
8 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.70%) Release Management
8 2 (3.70%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Time Management
9 1 (1.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 35 (64.81%) JavaScript
2 30 (55.56%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) Java
4 14 (25.93%) T-SQL
5 11 (20.37%) C#
6 9 (16.67%) PHP
6 9 (16.67%) CFML
7 8 (14.81%) Python
7 8 (14.81%) Perl
7 8 (14.81%) C++
7 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (14.81%) C
7 8 (14.81%) Ruby
8 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.70%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.85%) VBA
10 1 (1.85%) ABAP
10 1 (1.85%) VB
10 1 (1.85%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) 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 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Dell
3 2 (3.70%) Citrix
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago