The first table below looks at the demand for Visualforce 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 Visualforce over the 3 months to 23 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 454 485 481
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -4
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 116 70 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.53% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 54 63
Average daily rate
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£463 £475 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £343 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13544 13263 13925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.87% 28.54% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8869 8608 8647
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 279 345
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
Visualforce
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Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +31 88 £475 +0.47% 43
South East +8 17 £375 -28.57% 21
North West -3 3 £494 +14.49% 1
West Midlands -16 1 £575 +4.54%
South West -29 1 £600 +65.51% 3
East of England - 1 £425 - 1
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Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 245 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 240 (97.96%) Apex Code
3 138 (56.33%) Force.com
4 102 (41.63%) Java
5 99 (40.41%) Mason
6 51 (20.82%) Cloud Computing
6 51 (20.82%) SaaS
7 49 (20.00%) CRM
8 43 (17.55%) JavaScript
9 30 (12.24%) Web Services
10 29 (11.84%) XML
10 29 (11.84%) SOAP
11 26 (10.61%) Migration
12 23 (9.39%) HTML
13 21 (8.57%) SQL
13 21 (8.57%) Finance
13 21 (8.57%) Data Migration
14 19 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (6.94%) J2EE
16 16 (6.53%) Workflow
17 14 (5.71%) Retail
17 14 (5.71%) Data Analysis
17 14 (5.71%) .NET
18 13 (5.31%) OO
18 13 (5.31%) C#
18 13 (5.31%) Billing
19 12 (4.90%) Marketing
20 11 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
20 11 (4.49%) Business Analysis

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (2.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.63%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 138 (56.33%) Force.com
2 51 (20.82%) SaaS
2 51 (20.82%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.04%) HTTP
1 5 (2.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 6 (2.45%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.63%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.41%) Informix
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (2.45%) Ant
2 6 (2.45%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.63%) JIRA
4 3 (1.22%) Subversion
5 2 (0.82%) Maven
6 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (8.57%) Finance
2 14 (5.71%) Retail
3 13 (5.31%) Billing
4 12 (4.90%) Marketing
5 11 (4.49%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.67%) Publishing
7 6 (2.45%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.63%) Advertising
8 4 (1.63%) Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Back Office
9 2 (0.82%) Electronics
9 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
10 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.41%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 174 (71.02%) Developer
2 172 (70.20%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 27 (11.02%) Architect
4 24 (9.80%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 18 (7.35%) Technical Architect
6 17 (6.94%) Salesforce.com Administrator
6 17 (6.94%) Administrator
7 14 (5.71%) Consultant
8 13 (5.31%) Salesforce.com Consultant
9 6 (2.45%) Analyst
9 6 (2.45%) Senior Developer
10 4 (1.63%) Business Analyst
10 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (1.22%) Configuration Administrator
12 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
12 2 (0.82%) Designer
12 2 (0.82%) Developer Analyst
12 2 (0.82%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (0.82%) Solutions Designer
12 2 (0.82%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.41%) Mason
2 30 (12.24%) Web Services
3 29 (11.84%) XML
3 29 (11.84%) SOAP
4 23 (9.39%) HTML
5 17 (6.94%) J2EE
6 14 (5.71%) .NET
7 9 (3.67%) Ajax
8 8 (3.27%) CSS
9 6 (2.45%) XHTML
10 5 (2.04%) Struts
10 5 (2.04%) WSDL
10 5 (2.04%) RESTful
10 5 (2.04%) REST
11 4 (1.63%) JSON
11 4 (1.63%) J2SE
12 3 (1.22%) XSD
12 3 (1.22%) XSLT
12 3 (1.22%) jQuery
13 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (3.27%) FMCG
2 8 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.82%) Social Media
6 2 (0.82%) DTV
7 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.41%) Replication
7 1 (0.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.04%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.82%) Linux
2 2 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.00%) CRM
2 26 (10.61%) Migration
3 21 (8.57%) Data Migration
4 19 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (6.94%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (6.53%) Workflow
7 14 (5.71%) Data Analysis
8 13 (5.31%) OO
9 11 (4.49%) Project Management
9 11 (4.49%) Business Analysis
9 11 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (4.08%) ETL
10 10 (4.08%) Data Modelling
10 10 (4.08%) Web Application Development
11 8 (3.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.27%) Scrum
12 7 (2.86%) Validation
12 7 (2.86%) ERP
12 7 (2.86%) Analytics
13 5 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 240 (97.96%) Apex Code
2 102 (41.63%) Java
3 43 (17.55%) JavaScript
4 21 (8.57%) SQL
5 13 (5.31%) C#
6 7 (2.86%) C++
7 6 (2.45%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (3.67%) Degree
2 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.41%) PMP
3 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
Vendors
1 245 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (4.08%) SAP
3 6 (2.45%) JDA
3 6 (2.45%) Oracle
4 5 (2.04%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.63%) Siebel
5 4 (1.63%) ExactTarget
6 2 (0.82%) Sun
7 1 (0.41%) Ariba
7 1 (0.41%) Sage
7 1 (0.41%) Google
7 1 (0.41%) Eloqua
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Gloucestershire
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £575 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Yorkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
East Midlands
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 20 days ago