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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 434 461 471
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +10
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 123 61 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.53% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 48 65
Average daily rate £450 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £430
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £50.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13748 11579 14356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.77% 26.81% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9003 7377 8666
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 338 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Visualforce
UK

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 17 April 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 17 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 +7 86 £463 - 60
South East -14 10 £475 +8.57% 23
East of England -23 10 £350 -36.36% 3
West Midlands -14 7 £495 +16.47% 3
South West - 3 £338 - 2
North West -17 2 £425 - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
Visualforce
UK

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 180 (98.90%) Salesforce.com
2 175 (96.15%) Apex Code
3 83 (45.60%) Force.com
4 57 (31.32%) Mason
4 57 (31.32%) Java
5 30 (16.48%) CRM
6 29 (15.93%) SaaS
7 27 (14.84%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 23 (12.64%) Migration
10 21 (11.54%) Finance
10 21 (11.54%) SQL
11 20 (10.99%) SOAP
11 20 (10.99%) Data Migration
12 19 (10.44%) HTML
13 18 (9.89%) XML
14 17 (9.34%) Billing
15 16 (8.79%) Web Services
16 12 (6.59%) SAP
16 12 (6.59%) Eclipse
16 12 (6.59%) Workflow
17 11 (6.04%) Data Modelling
18 10 (5.49%) Project Management
18 10 (5.49%) Degree
18 10 (5.49%) QA
19 9 (4.95%) Oracle APEX
19 9 (4.95%) Validation
19 9 (4.95%) Scrum
19 9 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (4.95%) J2EE

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (1.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 83 (45.60%) Force.com
2 29 (15.93%) SaaS
3 27 (14.84%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.55%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) HTTP
2 4 (2.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.40%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.30%) SAP BW
3 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.65%) MySQL
4 3 (1.65%) MS Access
5 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.55%) Informix
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Eclipse
2 9 (4.95%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.55%) Subversion
3 1 (0.55%) Ant
3 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (11.54%) Finance
2 17 (9.34%) Billing
3 7 (3.85%) Marketing
3 7 (3.85%) Publishing
4 6 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.75%) Retail
6 3 (1.65%) Banking
6 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.55%) Front Office
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Electronics
8 1 (0.55%) French Language
Job Titles
1 136 (74.73%) Developer
2 127 (69.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 23 (12.64%) Architect
4 18 (9.89%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 11 (6.04%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 11 (6.04%) Administrator
6 10 (5.49%) Technical Architect
7 6 (3.30%) Consultant
7 6 (3.30%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 5 (2.75%) Senior Developer
8 5 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (2.75%) Analyst
9 3 (1.65%) Test Manager
9 3 (1.65%) Configuration Administrator
10 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
10 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com Trainer
10 2 (1.10%) Trainer
10 2 (1.10%) Business Analyst
10 2 (1.10%) Developer Analyst
10 2 (1.10%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (31.32%) Mason
2 20 (10.99%) SOAP
3 19 (10.44%) HTML
4 18 (9.89%) XML
5 16 (8.79%) Web Services
6 9 (4.95%) J2EE
7 6 (3.30%) Struts
7 6 (3.30%) Ajax
8 5 (2.75%) XHTML
8 5 (2.75%) .NET
9 4 (2.20%) CSS
9 4 (2.20%) RESTful
10 3 (1.65%) JSON
10 3 (1.65%) Apache Flex
11 2 (1.10%) jQuery
11 2 (1.10%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.10%) Spring
11 2 (1.10%) JDBC
12 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.55%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.30%) Data Integration
2 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.20%) FMCG
3 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Online Games
5 1 (0.55%) DTV
5 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.10%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.48%) CRM
2 23 (12.64%) Migration
3 20 (10.99%) Data Migration
4 12 (6.59%) Workflow
5 11 (6.04%) Data Modelling
6 10 (5.49%) Project Management
7 9 (4.95%) Validation
7 9 (4.95%) Scrum
7 9 (4.95%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (4.40%) Data Analysis
8 8 (4.40%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.40%) OO
8 8 (4.40%) Web Application Development
9 7 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (3.30%) Project Planning
10 6 (3.30%) ETL
10 6 (3.30%) ERP
11 5 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 175 (96.15%) Apex Code
2 57 (31.32%) Java
3 26 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.54%) SQL
5 7 (3.85%) C++
6 6 (3.30%) PHP
7 5 (2.75%) C#
8 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.55%) PMP
2 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
Vendors
1 180 (98.90%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (6.59%) SAP
3 9 (4.95%) Oracle
4 6 (3.30%) JDA
5 4 (2.20%) Siebel
6 2 (1.10%) Informatica
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.55%) Sage
7 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Enterprise Partners
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Enterprise Partners
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hofmann Recruitment
Rate: Up to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
ARM Utilities
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £675 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago