The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 35 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.26% - 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.51% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 3
Average daily rate
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£463 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.55% 22.70% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 31 21
Average daily rate £388 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +114.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Visualforce
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 9 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOQL
3 1 (11.11%) SOSL
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Force.com
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ETL
1 2 (22.22%) Data Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) SOQL
3 1 (11.11%) SOSL
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Salesforce.com