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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 227 234 218
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 15 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.092% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.37% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 12
Average daily rate
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£438 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £494 £475
% change year-on-year
-8.86% +3.94%
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
2306 2187 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.77% 25.03% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1300 1231 1168
Average daily rate £350 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 79
Average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £20.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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
Surrey +2 5 £523 - 2
Berkshire 0 3 £500 -6.97%
Oxfordshire -2 3 £300 -36.84% 1
Hampshire -7 2 £375 -28.57% 1
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 30 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 30 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 22 (73.33%) Force.com
3 20 (66.67%) Java
4 13 (43.33%) Mason
5 12 (40.00%) XML
6 11 (36.67%) CRM
7 10 (33.33%) J2EE
7 10 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (33.33%) SaaS
8 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
8 7 (23.33%) Workflow
8 7 (23.33%) Migration
8 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
8 7 (23.33%) Analytics
9 6 (20.00%) .NET
9 6 (20.00%) Ant
9 6 (20.00%) Web Services
9 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 5 (16.67%) SOAP
10 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.67%) Validation
10 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.67%) RESTful
11 4 (13.33%) Siebel
11 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 4 (13.33%) Marketing
12 3 (10.00%) HTML

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (73.33%) Force.com
2 10 (33.33%) SaaS
2 10 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
2 6 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (13.33%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Developer
1 17 (56.67%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Knowledge Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Mason
2 12 (40.00%) XML
3 10 (33.33%) J2EE
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (16.67%) RESTful
5 5 (16.67%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (6.67%) CSS
8 1 (3.33%) Struts
8 1 (3.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.67%) DTV
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) CRM
2 7 (23.33%) Workflow
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Data Migration
2 7 (23.33%) Analytics
3 6 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Validation
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Operations Management
7 2 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.67%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (6.67%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 20 (66.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (13.33%) Siebel
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Sun
5 1 (3.33%) JDA
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago