The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 392 366 346
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -20
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 40 61 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.89% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 67
Average daily rate £500 £450 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £413
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Visualforce
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7239 6847 6978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.45% 30.53% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5478 4871 5068
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 31
Average hourly rate £25.13 £22.18 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.52 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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 +30 3 £475 +1.33% 7
Osterley - 1 £515 -
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 110 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 110 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
3 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (40.91%) HTML
4 45 (40.91%) CSS
5 44 (40.00%) Java
6 42 (38.18%) SOAP
7 39 (35.45%) Scrum
8 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
9 34 (30.91%) XML
10 33 (30.00%) SOQL
11 32 (29.09%) REST
12 31 (28.18%) Oracle
12 31 (28.18%) Oracle APEX
13 29 (26.36%) CRM
14 28 (25.45%) Subversion
14 28 (25.45%) Force.com
15 25 (22.73%) OO
16 24 (21.82%) Web Services
17 23 (20.91%) RESTful
18 21 (19.09%) Marketing
18 21 (19.09%) Web Development
19 18 (16.36%) Relational Database
20 17 (15.45%) JSON
20 17 (15.45%) Migration
21 16 (14.55%) Degree
21 16 (14.55%) Eclipse
21 16 (14.55%) API Development
21 16 (14.55%) Mason

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 4 (3.64%) CMS
2 2 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (0.91%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (0.91%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (8.18%) BigMachines
1 9 (8.18%) Eloqua
2 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.82%) Magento
3 2 (1.82%) Radian6
4 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (25.45%) Force.com
2 11 (10.00%) SaaS
3 10 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.82%) Google App Engine
5 2 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.91%) GitHub
6 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) Relational Database
2 12 (10.91%) MySQL
3 11 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.36%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.36%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (33.64%) Git (software)
2 31 (28.18%) Oracle APEX
3 28 (25.45%) Subversion
4 16 (14.55%) Eclipse
5 13 (11.82%) Jenkins
5 13 (11.82%) Maven
6 11 (10.00%) Hudson
6 11 (10.00%) JIRA
6 11 (10.00%) Selenium
6 11 (10.00%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.82%) Ant
8 1 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (19.09%) Marketing
2 15 (13.64%) Finance
3 8 (7.27%) Retail
4 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.73%) German Language
6 3 (2.73%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.91%) Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Games
7 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (77.27%) Developer
2 72 (65.45%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 16 (14.55%) Senior Developer
4 14 (12.73%) Consultant
4 14 (12.73%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 11 (10.00%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
6 7 (6.36%) Architect
7 6 (5.45%) Administrator
7 6 (5.45%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 6 (5.45%) Salesforce.com Architect
8 5 (4.55%) Agile Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
8 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Lead Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.64%) PHP Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 4 (3.64%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Python Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (40.91%) CSS
1 45 (40.91%) HTML
2 42 (38.18%) SOAP
3 34 (30.91%) XML
4 32 (29.09%) REST
5 24 (21.82%) Web Services
6 23 (20.91%) RESTful
7 17 (15.45%) JSON
8 16 (14.55%) Mason
9 14 (12.73%) jQuery
10 13 (11.82%) .NET
11 11 (10.00%) AngularJS
11 11 (10.00%) XML Schema
12 9 (8.18%) CSS3
12 9 (8.18%) HTML5
13 8 (7.27%) XSD
14 7 (6.36%) Symfony
15 6 (5.45%) Ajax
15 6 (5.45%) COM
16 5 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.55%) Mashup
3 5 (4.55%) User Experience
4 4 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.91%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.91%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Linux
2 7 (6.36%) Unix
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (46.36%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) Scrum
3 29 (26.36%) CRM
4 25 (22.73%) OO
5 21 (19.09%) Web Development
6 17 (15.45%) Migration
7 16 (14.55%) API Development
8 14 (12.73%) Data Migration
8 14 (12.73%) Open Source
8 14 (12.73%) Waterfall
9 13 (11.82%) BDD
9 13 (11.82%) OOP
9 13 (11.82%) Project Management
9 13 (11.82%) SDLC
9 13 (11.82%) TDD
10 12 (10.91%) Automated Testing
10 12 (10.91%) High Availability
10 12 (10.91%) SOA
10 12 (10.91%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (9.09%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 110 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 53 (48.18%) JavaScript
3 44 (40.00%) Java
4 33 (30.00%) SOQL
5 13 (11.82%) PHP
6 7 (6.36%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.45%) Python
7 6 (5.45%) Ruby
8 5 (4.55%) SOSL
8 5 (4.55%) SQL
9 2 (1.82%) C#
10 1 (0.91%) ES6
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) CBAP
3 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 110 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 31 (28.18%) Oracle
3 9 (8.18%) Conga
3 9 (8.18%) Informatica
3 9 (8.18%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 9 (8.18%) Siebel
4 7 (6.36%) Pardot
4 7 (6.36%) SAP
5 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.73%) Infor
6 3 (2.73%) Zend
7 2 (1.82%) Apttus
7 2 (1.82%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.91%) Talend
8 1 (0.91%) Zuora
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