The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 565 533 448
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -85
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 64 73 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.54% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 54 118
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visualforce
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14128 13495 13216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.22% 27.31% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10123 9021 8899
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 184 163
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Visualforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in England

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in England

Visualforce
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Visualforce Hourly Rate Trend in England

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 31 £450 +2.85% 28
South East -5 16 £419 -6.94% 5
East of England +13 6 £505 +6.31% 1
Yorkshire +11 3 £400 -20.00%
West Midlands -9 3 £175 -68.18% 2
North West - 2 £538 - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Visualforce
UK

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 222 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 216 (97.30%) Apex Code
3 106 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (42.34%) Java
5 86 (38.74%) JavaScript
6 76 (34.23%) HTML
7 73 (32.88%) CSS
8 70 (31.53%) SOAP
9 69 (31.08%) CRM
10 61 (27.48%) Web Services
11 60 (27.03%) Force.com
12 54 (24.32%) Git (software)
12 54 (24.32%) Scrum
13 52 (23.42%) Oracle
13 52 (23.42%) Oracle APEX
14 50 (22.52%) SOQL
15 49 (22.07%) REST
15 49 (22.07%) XML
16 43 (19.37%) Mason
17 42 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
17 42 (18.92%) Subversion
18 41 (18.47%) Migration
18 41 (18.47%) Web Development
19 40 (18.02%) RESTful
20 38 (17.12%) SaaS
20 38 (17.12%) Siebel
21 37 (16.67%) PHP
22 35 (15.77%) Waterfall
23 33 (14.86%) SOA
24 31 (13.96%) Data Migration

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.21%) CMS
2 9 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (2.25%) Node.js
4 3 (1.35%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (1.35%) WordPress
5 2 (0.90%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (12.16%) BigMachines
1 27 (12.16%) Eloqua
2 12 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (2.25%) Magento
5 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.90%) OpenText Process Suite
6 2 (0.90%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 60 (27.03%) Force.com
2 42 (18.92%) Cloud Computing
3 38 (17.12%) SaaS
4 15 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (5.41%) Heroku
6 2 (0.90%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (0.90%) GitHub
6 2 (0.90%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.45%) IaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.45%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.45%) 802.15
2 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.45%) CTI
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.45%) X.509
2 1 (0.45%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.21%) MySQL
1 16 (7.21%) Relational Database
2 13 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (4.95%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.80%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 52 (23.42%) Oracle APEX
3 42 (18.92%) Subversion
4 28 (12.61%) Eclipse
5 24 (10.81%) Ant
6 17 (7.66%) Jenkins
7 16 (7.21%) Maven
8 15 (6.76%) JIRA
9 11 (4.95%) Hudson
9 11 (4.95%) Selenium
9 11 (4.95%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.90%) Grunt
10 2 (0.90%) Toad
11 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 31 (13.96%) Marketing
2 27 (12.16%) Finance
3 15 (6.76%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.50%) Retail
5 7 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Billing
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (72.52%) Developer
2 132 (59.46%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 29 (13.06%) Consultant
3 29 (13.06%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 26 (11.71%) Architect
5 24 (10.81%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 24 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.66%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
7 13 (5.86%) Technical Architect
8 10 (4.50%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.50%) Technical Consultant
9 9 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (3.60%) Administrator
10 8 (3.60%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 8 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (3.15%) Agile Developer
12 6 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (2.70%) Java Developer
12 6 (2.70%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (34.23%) HTML
2 73 (32.88%) CSS
3 70 (31.53%) SOAP
4 61 (27.48%) Web Services
5 49 (22.07%) REST
5 49 (22.07%) XML
6 43 (19.37%) Mason
7 40 (18.02%) RESTful
8 27 (12.16%) jQuery
9 24 (10.81%) .NET
10 20 (9.01%) CSS3
10 20 (9.01%) HTML5
11 17 (7.66%) JSON
12 16 (7.21%) Ajax
12 16 (7.21%) COM
13 15 (6.76%) AngularJS
14 13 (5.86%) DHTML
15 12 (5.41%) J2EE
16 11 (4.95%) Symfony
16 11 (4.95%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.26%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.95%) Data Structures
5 9 (4.05%) User Experience
6 5 (2.25%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.25%) Mashup
7 2 (0.90%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.90%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.45%) Blog
8 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.45%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.45%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.31%) Apple iOS
2 10 (4.50%) Android
3 9 (4.05%) Linux
4 7 (3.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (47.75%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (31.08%) CRM
3 54 (24.32%) Scrum
4 41 (18.47%) Migration
4 41 (18.47%) Web Development
5 35 (15.77%) Waterfall
6 33 (14.86%) SOA
7 31 (13.96%) Data Migration
8 30 (13.51%) SDLC
9 28 (12.61%) OO
10 26 (11.71%) Workflow
11 22 (9.91%) Automated Testing
12 21 (9.46%) ETL
13 18 (8.11%) API Development
14 17 (7.66%) BDD
14 17 (7.66%) TDD
15 15 (6.76%) Data Modelling
15 15 (6.76%) ERP
16 14 (6.31%) Validation
17 13 (5.86%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 216 (97.30%) Apex Code
2 94 (42.34%) Java
3 86 (38.74%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.52%) SOQL
5 37 (16.67%) PHP
6 22 (9.91%) SQL
7 9 (4.05%) Python
7 9 (4.05%) SOSL
8 8 (3.60%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.15%) Ruby
10 6 (2.70%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.35%) C
11 3 (1.35%) C#
11 3 (1.35%) Perl
12 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.90%) Jython
12 2 (0.90%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 1 (0.45%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) ES6
13 1 (0.45%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (8.11%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) CBAP
3 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.35%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 222 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 52 (23.42%) Oracle
3 38 (17.12%) Siebel
4 21 (9.46%) SAP
5 17 (7.66%) Microsoft
6 15 (6.76%) Informatica
7 9 (4.05%) Conga
7 9 (4.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 7 (3.15%) Pardot
9 4 (1.80%) Zend
10 3 (1.35%) Google
10 3 (1.35%) Infor
11 2 (0.90%) Apttus
12 1 (0.45%) Adobe
12 1 (0.45%) Lotus
12 1 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.45%) Talend
12 1 (0.45%) Zuora
Surrey
Montash
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Mason Frank International
Posted: 18 days ago