The table below looks at the statistics for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 631 616 597
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 15 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.052% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.14% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 19
Median daily rate £400 £325 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £275 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 - -

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
10423 10292 9403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.41% 18.38% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6949 6382 5838
Median daily rate £423 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 368 316
Median hourly rate £19.63 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ColdFusion as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England -7 11 £400 +23.07% 4
South East +2 5 £300 -7.69% 2
London -7 5 £400 +23.07%
Surrey -3 4 £300 -
Scotland -17 4 £400 -
Edinburgh - 4 £400 -
North West +1 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ColdFusion.

1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) jQuery
4 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 12 (44.44%) Oracle
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) Adobe
6 10 (37.04%) XML
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
7 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 8 (29.63%) Apache
8 8 (29.63%) .NET
8 8 (29.63%) Java
8 8 (29.63%) PHP
9 7 (25.93%) HTML5
9 7 (25.93%) Node.js
9 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
9 7 (25.93%) Sass
9 7 (25.93%) Handlebars
10 6 (22.22%) LaTeX
10 6 (22.22%) Grunt
10 6 (22.22%) QUnit
10 6 (22.22%) CSS3
10 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
10 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (29.63%) Apache
2 7 (25.93%) Node.js
3 5 (18.52%) CMS
4 4 (14.81%) ColdFusion MX
4 4 (14.81%) IIS
4 4 (14.81%) JRun
4 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Intranet
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) DNS
3 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) CouchDB
2 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) Grunt
1 6 (22.22%) QUnit
2 5 (18.52%) Mocha
3 4 (14.81%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Interactive Media
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) ColdFusion Developer
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Database Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Intranet Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Development Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.70%) UAT Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) jQuery
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 10 (37.04%) XML
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) Handlebars
6 7 (25.93%) HTML5
6 7 (25.93%) Sass
7 6 (22.22%) CSS3
7 6 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 6 (22.22%) XSLT
8 5 (18.52%) Ajax
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) Backbone.js
8 5 (18.52%) Chai
8 5 (18.52%) JSP
8 5 (18.52%) LESS
8 5 (18.52%) Marionette.js
8 5 (18.52%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Unix
3 4 (14.81%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Content Management
4 4 (14.81%) OO
5 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) CRM
6 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 3 (11.11%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.41%) CFML
7 1 (3.70%) C#
7 1 (3.70%) ES6
7 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Certification
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
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