The table below looks at the statistics for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 247 231 251
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 0.012% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.17% 0.065% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£300 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 - £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £245 £253
% change year-on-year
+63.26% -2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1746 1529 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 17.96% 17.79% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 857 808
Average daily rate £365 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -25.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in the South East

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

ColdFusion
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
Oxfordshire - 3 £300 - 1
Surrey - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
ColdFusion
England

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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%) JavaScript
2 10 (62.50%) XML
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 9 (56.25%) Ajax
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) SOAP
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) MySQL
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Subversion
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (18.75%) Web Development
8 3 (18.75%) Fusebox
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (18.75%) SaaS
8 3 (18.75%) CSS3
9 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
9 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (12.50%) Content Management
9 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (12.50%) Java
9 2 (12.50%) C#
9 2 (12.50%) .NET
9 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion MX
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) OO

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (12.50%) ColdFusion MX
1 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Liferay
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JRun
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) MySQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
1 14 (87.50%) ColdFusion Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) Fusebox
5 3 (18.75%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) Flash
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) ColdSpring
7 1 (6.25%) ColdBox
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) W3C
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Kanban
3 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft