The first table below looks at the demand for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 30 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 London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 402 411 407
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 4 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.017% 0.041% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.090% 0.23% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate
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£294 £288 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £475 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £243
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4432 4322 4628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.85% 17.81% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2910 2752 2993
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £551 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 136 162
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £14.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.15 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
ColdFusion
England

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in London

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in London

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in London

ColdFusion
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
Teddington - - - -
City of London - - - -
ColdFusion
England

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) Perl
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (50.00%) C
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) SOAP
4 7 (43.75%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) REST
5 6 (37.50%) JSON
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) UNIX
5 6 (37.50%) HTTP
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) QA
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) Scrum

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) ColdFusion MX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) HTTP
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) SSL
4 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Technical Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Technical Support
2 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) ColdFusion Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Head of IT
4 1 (6.25%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Development
4 1 (6.25%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) SOAP
2 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 7 (43.75%) REST
3 6 (37.50%) JSON
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
2 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 1 (6.25%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) Ruby
2 8 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Perl
2 8 (50.00%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) C
2 8 (50.00%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft