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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 564 571 551
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 29 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.050% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.28% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 10
Average daily rate
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£315 £303 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.13% -6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £210 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £200
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.75 -

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
10187 9812 8574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.23% 17.41% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6166 5996 4859
Average daily rate £395 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 311 417
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.09 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £39.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 -6 24 £315 +2.02% 14
London +9 13 £314 +48.34% 9
City of London +26 8 £315 +50.00% 1
Scotland +3 4 £263 -8.69%
South East -18 3 £325 +5.26% 1
North West - 2 £333 -
Surrey - 2 - -
West Yorkshire -14 1 £230 -34.28%
West Midlands -15 1 - - 2
Yorkshire -21 1 £230 -34.28%
East Midlands - - - -
Bath - - - - 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Bristol - - - - 1
Croydon - - - -
Eastbourne - - - -
South West - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Plymouth - - - -
Sale - - - -
South Croydon - - - -
Stoke-on-Trent - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Watford - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Devon - - - -
East Sussex - - - -

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 27 (57.45%) HTML
3 26 (55.32%) CSS
4 19 (40.43%) Oracle
5 13 (27.66%) .NET
6 12 (25.53%) SQL
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 11 (23.40%) MVC
8 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
9 9 (19.15%) XML
10 8 (17.02%) OO
10 8 (17.02%) CMS
11 7 (14.89%) Web Development
11 7 (14.89%) MySQL
11 7 (14.89%) Java
12 6 (12.77%) Perl
12 6 (12.77%) HTML5
13 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
13 5 (10.64%) C#
13 5 (10.64%) Web Services
13 5 (10.64%) Apache
13 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
13 5 (10.64%) Ajax
13 5 (10.64%) Subversion
13 5 (10.64%) Finance
14 4 (8.51%) Migration
14 4 (8.51%) NHS
14 4 (8.51%) Internet

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (17.02%) CMS
2 5 (10.64%) Apache
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.38%) Railo
5 2 (4.26%) ColdFusion MX
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) Documentum
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.13%) Drupal
6 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) LDAP
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) Extranet
3 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Subversion
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.13%) Selenium
5 1 (2.13%) PowerBuilder
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 27 (57.45%) ColdFusion Developer
3 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Business Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Database Developer
6 1 (2.13%) C# Developer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) HTML
2 26 (55.32%) CSS
3 13 (27.66%) .NET
4 12 (25.53%) jQuery
5 9 (19.15%) XML
6 6 (12.77%) HTML5
7 5 (10.64%) Web Services
7 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (10.64%) Ajax
8 4 (8.51%) SOAP
9 3 (6.38%) J2EE
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
9 3 (6.38%) ColdBox
9 3 (6.38%) RESTful
9 3 (6.38%) CSS3
10 2 (4.26%) Laravel
10 2 (4.26%) REST
11 1 (2.13%) Sass
11 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
11 1 (2.13%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Wiki
3 1 (2.13%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) UNIX
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) MVC
2 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.02%) OO
4 7 (14.89%) Web Development
5 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Web Application Development
7 2 (4.26%) Refactoring
7 2 (4.26%) OOP
7 2 (4.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Content Management
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Change Management
7 2 (4.26%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.26%) ITIL
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
8 1 (2.13%) SOA
8 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) Perl
5 5 (10.64%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.26%) VBScript
7 2 (4.26%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) CFML
8 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Oracle
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) NetApp
2 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.13%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.13%) Cognos
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Dependant on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: Dependant On Experience
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago