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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 258 253 237
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 16 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.075% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.32% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 11
Median daily rate £419 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £463 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.10% +15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2443 2222 2086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.25% 23.85% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1591 1389 1199
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 45
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Visualforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +1 11 £400 -22.33% 1
Surrey -6 2 £419 +8.06%
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 49 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 46 (93.88%) Apex Code
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.78%) Force.com
5 18 (36.73%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (34.69%) Web Services
7 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 15 (30.61%) Workflow
9 14 (28.57%) HTML
9 14 (28.57%) Java
9 14 (28.57%) CRM
9 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
10 13 (26.53%) SOA
10 13 (26.53%) Subversion
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle APEX
11 12 (24.49%) Scrum
11 12 (24.49%) Oracle
12 11 (22.45%) Ant
12 11 (22.45%) XML
13 10 (20.41%) Mason
13 10 (20.41%) SDLC
14 9 (18.37%) PHP
14 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (18.37%) Web Development
15 8 (16.33%) CSS
15 8 (16.33%) SOAP
15 8 (16.33%) SQL
15 8 (16.33%) .NET
15 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) BigMachines
1 6 (12.24%) Eloqua
2 2 (4.08%) OpenText Process Suite
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Force.com
2 18 (36.73%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (16.33%) SaaS
4 2 (4.08%) FinancialForce.com
5 1 (2.04%) GitHub
5 1 (2.04%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (26.53%) Subversion
3 12 (24.49%) Oracle APEX
4 11 (22.45%) Ant
5 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
6 4 (8.16%) JIRA
7 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
8 2 (4.08%) Grunt
8 2 (4.08%) Maven
8 2 (4.08%) Toad
9 1 (2.04%) Axure RP
9 1 (2.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 39 (79.59%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Agile Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Administrator
4 2 (4.08%) Java Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 2 (4.08%) Salesforce.com Software Engineer
4 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Designer
5 1 (2.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
5 1 (2.04%) UI Designer
5 1 (2.04%) UI/UX Designer
5 1 (2.04%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Web Services
2 14 (28.57%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) XML
4 10 (20.41%) Mason
5 8 (16.33%) .NET
5 8 (16.33%) CSS
5 8 (16.33%) REST
5 8 (16.33%) SOAP
6 7 (14.29%) J2EE
6 7 (14.29%) jQuery
7 6 (12.24%) Apache Flex
8 3 (6.12%) Ajax
8 3 (6.12%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.12%) CSS3
8 3 (6.12%) DHTML
8 3 (6.12%) HTML5
8 3 (6.12%) RESTful
8 3 (6.12%) Symfony
8 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Workflow
3 14 (28.57%) CRM
4 13 (26.53%) SOA
4 13 (26.53%) Waterfall
5 12 (24.49%) Scrum
6 10 (20.41%) SDLC
7 9 (18.37%) Web Development
8 8 (16.33%) Web Application Development
9 5 (10.20%) Validation
10 3 (6.12%) API Development
10 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
10 3 (6.12%) Migration
10 3 (6.12%) MVC
10 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (6.12%) Usability Testing
11 2 (4.08%) BDD
11 2 (4.08%) Open Source
11 2 (4.08%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) Apex Code
2 16 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 9 (18.37%) PHP
5 8 (16.33%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) SOQL
6 3 (6.12%) SOSL
7 2 (4.08%) Jython
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.08%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 6 (12.24%) Siebel