The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 562 533 563
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +30
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 26 30 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.059% 0.045%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £475 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £243
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +23.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9649 8688 9865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.66% 16.99% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5693 4960 5613
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 424 444
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%

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 30 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 30 July 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
England -32 26 £300 - 8
South East -6 13 £320 -1.53% 2
Oxfordshire +10 6 £323 +61.25% 1
London +9 4 £294 +2.17% 1
West Midlands -13 4 £288 +15.00% 1
Surrey +1 3 £300 +2.12% 1
Yorkshire +6 2 £350 +33.33%
Oxford +2 2 - -
Woking - 2 £298 - 1
Cheshire +4 1 £300 -
North West +3 1 £300 -3.22% 1
Berkshire -3 1 - -
East of England -18 1 - - 1
South West -20 1 £275 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Teddington - - - -
Windsor - - - -
York - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Reading - - - -
Skelmersdale - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Luton - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - -
Newmarket - - - -
Ormskirk - - - - 1
Bath - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Cardiff - - - -

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (46.43%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) Java
4 22 (39.29%) HTML
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 16 (28.57%) CSS
5 16 (28.57%) XML
6 15 (26.79%) .NET
7 14 (25.00%) Web Services
8 12 (21.43%) SOAP
8 12 (21.43%) C#
9 11 (19.64%) CMS
10 10 (17.86%) Firewall
10 10 (17.86%) Content Management
10 10 (17.86%) OO
10 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
11 9 (16.07%) Linux
11 9 (16.07%) PHP
11 9 (16.07%) Oracle
11 9 (16.07%) Ajax
11 9 (16.07%) CSS3
12 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
12 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (14.29%) Ruby
12 8 (14.29%) Finance
12 8 (14.29%) ITIL
12 8 (14.29%) Perl
12 8 (14.29%) C++
12 8 (14.29%) C
12 8 (14.29%) VB.NET

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (19.64%) CMS
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 4 (7.14%) Railo
3 4 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.36%) ColdFusion MX
5 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.79%) JRun
6 1 (1.79%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Project
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Firewall
2 6 (10.71%) HTTP
2 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) VPN
3 3 (5.36%) SSL
3 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 2 (3.57%) NAS
4 2 (3.57%) VLAN
4 2 (3.57%) SAN
4 2 (3.57%) DNS
4 2 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) MySQL
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.57%) DataStage
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) DTS
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (12.50%) Hudson
3 5 (8.93%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) Ant
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) ColdFusion Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Support
5 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Consultant
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Web Support Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Web Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Architect
8 1 (1.79%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) HTML
2 16 (28.57%) CSS
2 16 (28.57%) XML
3 15 (26.79%) .NET
4 14 (25.00%) Web Services
5 12 (21.43%) SOAP
6 9 (16.07%) Ajax
6 9 (16.07%) CSS3
7 7 (12.50%) jQuery
7 7 (12.50%) REST
7 7 (12.50%) HTML5
8 6 (10.71%) JSON
8 6 (10.71%) J2EE
8 6 (10.71%) XHTML
9 3 (5.36%) Fusebox
10 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.57%) Middleware
11 1 (1.79%) Flash
11 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.79%) ColdSpring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) PDA
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.79%) W3C
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) UNIX
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Content Management
1 10 (17.86%) OO
2 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.29%) ITIL
3 7 (12.50%) MVC
3 7 (12.50%) Web Development
3 7 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (10.71%) TDD
5 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.14%) Release Management
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
6 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.36%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.36%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.57%) Information Assurance
8 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.57%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (46.43%) SQL
3 24 (42.86%) Java
4 12 (21.43%) C#
5 9 (16.07%) PHP
6 8 (14.29%) Ruby
6 8 (14.29%) Perl
6 8 (14.29%) C++
6 8 (14.29%) C
6 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.29%) Python
7 7 (12.50%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) ActionScript
10 1 (1.79%) VBA
10 1 (1.79%) VB
10 1 (1.79%) ABAP
10 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 7 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) XenApp
2 2 (3.57%) XenServer
2 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 2 (3.57%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Dell
3 2 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (1.79%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
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