The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK
Rank 474 475 497
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 127 161 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 1.10% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 102 100
Median daily rate £478 £431 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.72% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £321 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14205 14607 14048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.22% 28.54% 26.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 10043 9256
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 241 188
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.07 £20.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Visualforce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Visualforce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visualforce
Daily Rate Trend

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

Visualforce Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Visualforce
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualforce within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Visualforce Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Visualforce
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Visualforce Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Visualforce
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 -28 116 £475 +8.57% 57
London +22 73 £500 - 35
South East +5 19 £500 +31.57% 4
West Midlands +16 16 £450 +20.00% 1
Scotland +28 11 £528 -
Glasgow - 10 £528 -
Oxfordshire 0 7 £525 +21.73%
City of London -4 6 £625 +28.20% 8
Berkshire +1 5 £500 +31.57% 1
Hampshire - 5 £450 - 2
Warwickshire - 4 £438 -
Oxford - 4 £513 -
East Sussex +9 3 £375 -
Brighton +5 3 £375 -
East Midlands -3 3 £475 +11.76% 2
East of England -23 3 £525 +8.24% 1
Coventry - 3 £450 -
Slough 0 2 £500 +31.57%
Suffolk -5 2 £525 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Ipswich - 2 £525 -
West End of London - 2 - -
Edinburgh +21 1 - -
North West +9 1 £400 -2.73% 2
Manchester +4 1 £400 -5.60% 1
South West -1 1 - - 1
Birmingham -7 1 - -
Hertfordshire -9 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £425 -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 212 (99.07%) Salesforce.com
2 197 (92.06%) Apex Code
3 63 (29.44%) Force.com
4 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
5 54 (25.23%) REST
6 53 (24.77%) SOAP
7 51 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (21.03%) HTML
8 45 (21.03%) SOQL
9 44 (20.56%) Mason
10 43 (20.09%) Java
11 41 (19.16%) Marketing
12 40 (18.69%) CRM
13 37 (17.29%) CSS
14 31 (14.49%) Web Services
15 23 (10.75%) Finance
15 23 (10.75%) XML
16 22 (10.28%) Scrum
16 22 (10.28%) jQuery
17 19 (8.88%) Oracle APEX
17 19 (8.88%) Oracle
18 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
18 18 (8.41%) AngularJS
19 16 (7.48%) Jenkins
19 16 (7.48%) JIRA
19 16 (7.48%) SOA
19 16 (7.48%) XML Schema
20 15 (7.01%) Eclipse
20 15 (7.01%) Analytics
20 15 (7.01%) HTML5

Visualforce
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 (3.74%) Confluence
2 4 (1.87%) Apache
2 4 (1.87%) JBoss
2 4 (1.87%) Mule
2 4 (1.87%) WebLogic
2 4 (1.87%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.93%) SugarCRM
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.80%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.93%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.47%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 63 (29.44%) Force.com
2 8 (3.74%) SaaS
3 7 (3.27%) Boomi
3 7 (3.27%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.80%) Heroku
5 5 (2.34%) GitHub
6 4 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.87%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.87%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.87%) Slack
7 2 (0.93%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.74%) Internet
2 5 (2.34%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.21%) Relational Database
2 8 (3.74%) RDBMS
3 6 (2.80%) Big Data
3 6 (2.80%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.80%) QlikView
3 6 (2.80%) SQL Server
4 5 (2.34%) DataStage
5 4 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (1.87%) MySQL
6 2 (0.93%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.93%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 19 (8.88%) Oracle APEX
2 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.48%) Jenkins
3 16 (7.48%) JIRA
4 15 (7.01%) Eclipse
5 13 (6.07%) Subversion
6 10 (4.67%) Selenium
7 8 (3.74%) Hudson
7 8 (3.74%) Maven
7 8 (3.74%) WebDriver
8 5 (2.34%) Ant
9 4 (1.87%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.87%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.93%) WebStorm
11 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 41 (19.16%) Marketing
2 23 (10.75%) Finance
3 10 (4.67%) Banking
4 7 (3.27%) Billing
5 6 (2.80%) Publishing
5 6 (2.80%) Retail
6 4 (1.87%) Automotive
7 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 161 (75.23%) Developer
2 158 (73.83%) Salesforce Developer
3 25 (11.68%) Architect
3 25 (11.68%) Salesforce Architect
4 23 (10.75%) Consultant
5 20 (9.35%) Salesforce Consultant
6 18 (8.41%) Senior Developer
6 18 (8.41%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 11 (5.14%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.21%) Analyst
8 9 (4.21%) Salesforce Analyst
9 6 (2.80%) Administrator
9 6 (2.80%) Lead Developer
9 6 (2.80%) Salesforce Administrator
10 5 (2.34%) Senior Architect
10 5 (2.34%) Senior Salesforce Architect
11 4 (1.87%) Salesforce Business Analyst
11 4 (1.87%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
11 4 (1.87%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (25.23%) REST
2 53 (24.77%) SOAP
3 45 (21.03%) HTML
4 44 (20.56%) Mason
5 37 (17.29%) CSS
6 31 (14.49%) Web Services
7 23 (10.75%) XML
8 22 (10.28%) jQuery
9 18 (8.41%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.48%) XML Schema
11 15 (7.01%) HTML5
12 14 (6.54%) .NET
13 13 (6.07%) RESTful
14 11 (5.14%) JSON
15 8 (3.74%) GWT
15 8 (3.74%) XSD
15 8 (3.74%) XSLT
16 7 (3.27%) J2EE
16 7 (3.27%) Middleware
17 6 (2.80%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.34%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.87%) User Experience
4 3 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.40%) NHS
5 2 (0.93%) Life Science
5 2 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.47%) FMCG
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (23.83%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.69%) CRM
3 22 (10.28%) Scrum
4 16 (7.48%) SOA
5 15 (7.01%) Analytics
6 13 (6.07%) Data Modelling
6 13 (6.07%) OO
7 12 (5.61%) Systems Analysis
7 12 (5.61%) Waterfall
8 11 (5.14%) Software Engineering
8 11 (5.14%) UML
9 10 (4.67%) API Development
9 10 (4.67%) ETL
9 10 (4.67%) SDLC
10 9 (4.21%) DevOps
10 9 (4.21%) Migration
11 8 (3.74%) Automated Testing
11 8 (3.74%) Business Analysis
11 8 (3.74%) Data Management
11 8 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 197 (92.06%) Apex Code
2 57 (26.64%) JavaScript
3 45 (21.03%) SOQL
4 43 (20.09%) Java
5 11 (5.14%) SQL
6 10 (4.67%) SOSL
7 8 (3.74%) C++
8 3 (1.40%) C#
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
9 1 (0.47%) Python
9 1 (0.47%) Ruby
9 1 (0.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (5.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.80%) PMI Certification
2 6 (2.80%) PMP
3 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.47%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.74%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Piwik
2 3 (1.40%) MOM
3 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 212 (99.07%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (8.88%) Oracle
3 12 (5.61%) Informatica
4 8 (3.74%) SAP
5 7 (3.27%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 6 (2.80%) Dell
6 6 (2.80%) Pardot
6 6 (2.80%) Tableau
7 5 (2.34%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.34%) Siebel
8 4 (1.87%) Assembla
8 4 (1.87%) IBM
8 4 (1.87%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.40%) Apttus
9 3 (1.40%) Conga
9 3 (1.40%) Pega
10 2 (0.93%) DocuSign
10 2 (0.93%) Marketo
10 2 (0.93%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.47%) Zuora
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