The table below looks at the statistics for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 584 566 529
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -37
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 29 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.049% 0.057%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.27% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 19
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£330 £294 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% +6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £303 £250
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +21.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10266 9458 8629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.39% 17.87% 17.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6491 5680 4837
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 328 364 438
Average hourly rate £20.80 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £40.25 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK.

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ColdFusion
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
England -28 29 £330 +12.34% 10
London -8 11 £365 +47.47% 2
South East -12 10 £325 +7.43% 4
City of London -1 7 £400 +90.47%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £330 +20.00%
Surrey -6 3 - - 2
West Midlands -3 2 - -
South West -7 2 £350 +27.27%
Oxfordshire -24 2 £325 +3.17% 1
Somerset - 2 £350 -
Bath - 2 £350 -
Farnham - 2 - - 2
Staffordshire -3 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - - 1

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 42 (75.00%) CSS
2 41 (73.21%) HTML
3 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
4 15 (26.79%) jQuery
5 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (25.00%) XML
5 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 13 (23.21%) MySQL
6 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.43%) Ajax
7 12 (21.43%) SQL
8 11 (19.64%) MVC
8 11 (19.64%) HTML5
9 10 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (17.86%) Web Development
9 10 (17.86%) CMS
9 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
9 10 (17.86%) Oracle
9 10 (17.86%) SOAP
10 9 (16.07%) .NET
10 9 (16.07%) Java
11 8 (14.29%) TDD
11 8 (14.29%) JSON
11 8 (14.29%) ColdBox
12 7 (12.50%) Web Services
12 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
12 7 (12.50%) OO
12 7 (12.50%) CSS3
12 7 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
13 6 (10.71%) PHP

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (17.86%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) Railo
3 2 (3.57%) ColdFusion MX
4 1 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Documentum
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) Skype
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 13 (23.21%) MySQL
3 10 (17.86%) RDBMS
4 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.14%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 6 (10.71%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
3 1 (1.79%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (91.07%) Developer
2 42 (75.00%) ColdFusion Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
4 2 (3.57%) Architect
4 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (1.79%) AWS Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Flex Developer
5 1 (1.79%) PHP Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Applications Architect
5 1 (1.79%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Database Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Software Engineer
5 1 (1.79%) Consultant
5 1 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (75.00%) CSS
2 41 (73.21%) HTML
3 15 (26.79%) jQuery
4 14 (25.00%) XML
5 12 (21.43%) Ajax
6 11 (19.64%) HTML5
7 10 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (17.86%) SOAP
8 9 (16.07%) .NET
9 8 (14.29%) ColdBox
9 8 (14.29%) JSON
10 7 (12.50%) Web Services
10 7 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
10 7 (12.50%) CSS3
11 6 (10.71%) REST
12 4 (7.14%) XSLT
13 3 (5.36%) XHTML
13 3 (5.36%) J2EE
13 3 (5.36%) Classic ASP
14 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) NHS
1 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Wiki
2 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
2 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) UNIX
3 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.64%) MVC
3 10 (17.86%) Web Development
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 7 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.14%) CRM
7 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.14%) Kanban
7 4 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 4 (7.14%) SDLC
8 3 (5.36%) XML Parsing
8 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.57%) System Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.57%) Migration
9 2 (3.57%) UML
9 2 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.43%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) Java
4 6 (10.71%) PHP
5 2 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) Perl
5 2 (3.57%) VBScript
5 2 (3.57%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) CFML
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Apple
3 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
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