The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce 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 Visualforce 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
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 234 211 238
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +27
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 16 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 0.94% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £444 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £325 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.70% +2.77%
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2293 2231 2404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.59% 25.95% 25.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1368 1305 1173
Average daily rate £355 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 58 87
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £17.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Visualforce
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 Visualforce 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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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
Berkshire +8 8 £391 -13.05% 6
Hampshire - 1 £500 - 1
West Sussex - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
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 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 33 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 33 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 29 (87.88%) Force.com
3 26 (78.79%) Java
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (42.42%) XML
6 12 (36.36%) Mason
7 11 (33.33%) SOAP
8 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
9 9 (27.27%) CRM
9 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (27.27%) SaaS
10 7 (21.21%) Workflow
10 7 (21.21%) J2EE
11 6 (18.18%) HTML
11 6 (18.18%) Web Services
11 6 (18.18%) Migration
11 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 6 (18.18%) Analytics
12 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 5 (15.15%) CSS
12 5 (15.15%) Ant
12 5 (15.15%) Project Management
13 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
13 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
13 4 (12.12%) MS Project
13 4 (12.12%) .NET
13 4 (12.12%) Knowledge Management
13 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture

Visualforce
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 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.

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Project
1 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (87.88%) Force.com
2 9 (27.27%) SaaS
2 9 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Ant
2 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 17 (51.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Procurement Specialist
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica Developer
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Knowledge Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) XML
2 12 (36.36%) Mason
3 11 (33.33%) SOAP
4 7 (21.21%) J2EE
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
5 6 (18.18%) Web Services
6 5 (15.15%) CSS
7 4 (12.12%) .NET
7 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 3 (9.09%) REST
8 3 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Social Media
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) CRM
2 9 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) Workflow
4 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 6 (18.18%) Analytics
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (15.15%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Validation
6 4 (12.12%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 2 (6.06%) Change Management
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 26 (78.79%) Java
3 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) SOQL
4 4 (12.12%) SOSL
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) Siebel
4 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) SAP
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