The first table below looks at the demand for Visualforce 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 Visualforce over the 3 months to 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 322 355 353
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -2
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 89 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.78% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 44 52
Average daily rate
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£475 £473 £466
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.47% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
-15.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7263 7580 7539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.76% 31.27% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5169 5471 5259
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £574
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 80 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in London

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in London

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in London

Visualforce
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Visualforce Hourly Rate Trend in London

Visualforce
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 Visualforce within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +10 18 £500 +5.26% 26
Canary Wharf - - - -
Chiswick - - - - 1
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 182 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 177 (97.25%) Apex Code
3 101 (55.49%) Force.com
4 74 (40.66%) Mason
5 73 (40.11%) Java
6 38 (20.88%) SaaS
7 36 (19.78%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
9 29 (15.93%) CRM
10 25 (13.74%) Web Services
11 23 (12.64%) SOAP
12 16 (8.79%) HTML
12 16 (8.79%) Migration
13 15 (8.24%) SQL
14 14 (7.69%) Finance
14 14 (7.69%) Data Migration
15 13 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (7.14%) XML
15 13 (7.14%) OO
16 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (6.04%) Retail
17 10 (5.49%) Billing
17 10 (5.49%) ETL
17 10 (5.49%) C#
18 9 (4.95%) Publishing
18 9 (4.95%) Ajax
19 8 (4.40%) Degree
19 8 (4.40%) Business Analysis
19 8 (4.40%) Data Analysis
19 8 (4.40%) FMCG

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MS Project
1 1 (0.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 101 (55.49%) Force.com
2 38 (20.88%) SaaS
3 36 (19.78%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.55%) HTTP
1 1 (0.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 4 (2.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (1.65%) JIRA
3 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.55%) Subversion
General
1 14 (7.69%) Finance
2 11 (6.04%) Retail
3 10 (5.49%) Billing
4 9 (4.95%) Publishing
5 7 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.20%) Banking
6 4 (2.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.65%) Marketing
7 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 135 (74.18%) Developer
2 134 (73.63%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 16 (8.79%) Architect
4 15 (8.24%) Technical Architect
5 13 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 11 (6.04%) Consultant
7 10 (5.49%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 9 (4.95%) Administrator
8 9 (4.95%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 5 (2.75%) Analyst
10 4 (2.20%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.20%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.20%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (1.65%) Configuration Administrator
12 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
12 2 (1.10%) Designer
12 2 (1.10%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (1.10%) Solutions Designer
12 2 (1.10%) Project Manager
13 1 (0.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (40.66%) Mason
2 25 (13.74%) Web Services
3 23 (12.64%) SOAP
4 16 (8.79%) HTML
5 13 (7.14%) XML
6 9 (4.95%) Ajax
7 7 (3.85%) .NET
8 6 (3.30%) XHTML
9 5 (2.75%) WSDL
9 5 (2.75%) J2EE
9 5 (2.75%) CSS
10 4 (2.20%) REST
10 4 (2.20%) J2SE
11 3 (1.65%) JSON
11 3 (1.65%) XSD
11 3 (1.65%) XSLT
11 3 (1.65%) jQuery
12 2 (1.10%) Middleware
13 1 (0.55%) Apache Flex
13 1 (0.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.40%) FMCG
2 6 (3.30%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.75%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.55%) Wiki
5 1 (0.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.20%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (15.93%) CRM
2 16 (8.79%) Migration
3 14 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 13 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (7.14%) OO
5 11 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (5.49%) ETL
7 8 (4.40%) Data Analysis
7 8 (4.40%) Business Analysis
8 7 (3.85%) Project Management
8 7 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 5 (2.75%) OOP
9 5 (2.75%) MVC
9 5 (2.75%) Web Development
9 5 (2.75%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (2.75%) OpenUP
9 5 (2.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (2.20%) Scrum
10 4 (2.20%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (97.25%) Apex Code
2 73 (40.11%) Java
3 34 (18.68%) JavaScript
4 15 (8.24%) SQL
5 10 (5.49%) C#
6 6 (3.30%) PHP
7 3 (1.65%) C++
8 1 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (4.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 182 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (2.75%) SAP
3 4 (2.20%) JDA
3 4 (2.20%) Oracle
3 4 (2.20%) ExactTarget
4 1 (0.55%) Google
4 1 (0.55%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.55%) Sage
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.55%) Ariba
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Day
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago