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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 566 552 475
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -77
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 77 84 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.54% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 63 121
Median daily rate £469 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £398 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.98% -0.42%
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
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 29 June 2016.

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 23 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 29 June 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 -19 71 £475 +11.76% 17
London -12 46 £500 +11.11% 12
South East -2 13 £425 +6.70% 1
City of London +41 12 £500 - 3
Berkshire +6 9 £425 +4.29% 1
Slough - 7 £425 - 1
East of England +18 5 £565 +18.94% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £565 -
Osterley - 4 £515 -
North West -13 3 £525 +31.25%
Surrey -8 2 £438 +20.68%
Manchester -9 2 £425 +30.76%
Huntingdon - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £169 -
Cambridge - 2 £565 -
West Midlands - 2 £169 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
Hampshire +5 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £550 -
Liverpool - 1 £550 -
Leeds - 1 £375 -
Bradford - 1 - -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 190 (96.45%) Apex Code
3 88 (44.67%) Java
4 84 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (34.52%) JavaScript
6 67 (34.01%) HTML
7 64 (32.49%) CSS
8 62 (31.47%) SOAP
9 59 (29.95%) CRM
10 57 (28.93%) Web Services
11 55 (27.92%) SOQL
12 48 (24.37%) REST
13 45 (22.84%) XML
14 41 (20.81%) Oracle
14 41 (20.81%) Oracle APEX
15 40 (20.30%) Force.com
15 40 (20.30%) Git (software)
16 39 (19.80%) Marketing
16 39 (19.80%) Migration
17 38 (19.29%) Scrum
18 35 (17.77%) Mason
18 35 (17.77%) RESTful
19 34 (17.26%) Web Development
20 33 (16.75%) Cloud Computing
21 30 (15.23%) Siebel
22 29 (14.72%) PHP
23 28 (14.21%) OO
24 27 (13.71%) Workflow
25 26 (13.20%) jQuery
26 25 (12.69%) Data Migration

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 16 (8.12%) CMS
2 9 (4.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.52%) ExpressionEngine
3 3 (1.52%) Mule
3 3 (1.52%) WordPress
4 2 (1.02%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (4.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (12.18%) Eloqua
2 19 (9.64%) BigMachines
3 12 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.54%) Magento
4 5 (2.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (1.02%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 40 (20.30%) Force.com
2 33 (16.75%) Cloud Computing
3 24 (12.18%) SaaS
4 15 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (5.58%) Heroku
6 2 (1.02%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.02%) Google App Engine
6 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.51%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.51%) PaaS
7 1 (0.51%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) SNMP
3 1 (0.51%) CTI
3 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.61%) MySQL
2 13 (6.60%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.08%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.03%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.52%) DB2
5 3 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 41 (20.81%) Oracle APEX
2 40 (20.30%) Git (software)
3 24 (12.18%) Subversion
4 20 (10.15%) Eclipse
5 13 (6.60%) JIRA
6 11 (5.58%) Ant
7 9 (4.57%) Maven
7 9 (4.57%) Selenium
8 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.55%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (3.05%) Hudson
9 6 (3.05%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.52%) JUnit
10 3 (1.52%) SoapUI
11 2 (1.02%) Grunt
12 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
General
1 39 (19.80%) Marketing
2 24 (12.18%) Finance
3 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.55%) Retail
5 6 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.52%) Electronics
7 2 (1.02%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
Job Titles
1 137 (69.54%) Developer
2 115 (58.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 28 (14.21%) Architect
4 26 (13.20%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 25 (12.69%) Consultant
5 25 (12.69%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 19 (9.64%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.12%) Technical Architect
8 14 (7.11%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
9 10 (5.08%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.57%) Agile Developer
10 9 (4.57%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (4.06%) Administrator
11 8 (4.06%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (4.06%) Salesforce.com Administrator
12 7 (3.55%) CRM Developer
13 5 (2.54%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.54%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.54%) Lead Developer
14 4 (2.03%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (34.01%) HTML
2 64 (32.49%) CSS
3 62 (31.47%) SOAP
4 57 (28.93%) Web Services
5 48 (24.37%) REST
6 45 (22.84%) XML
7 35 (17.77%) Mason
7 35 (17.77%) RESTful
8 26 (13.20%) jQuery
9 24 (12.18%) .NET
10 23 (11.68%) COM
11 18 (9.14%) J2EE
12 17 (8.63%) JSON
13 16 (8.12%) Ajax
13 16 (8.12%) CSS3
13 16 (8.12%) HTML5
14 14 (7.11%) AngularJS
15 11 (5.58%) Symfony
16 7 (3.55%) Laravel
16 7 (3.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.18%) Mobile App
2 14 (7.11%) Data Structures
2 14 (7.11%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.55%) User Experience
5 5 (2.54%) Mashup
6 4 (2.03%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.03%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.51%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.51%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.51%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.09%) Apple iOS
2 10 (5.08%) Android
3 6 (3.05%) Linux
4 4 (2.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (42.64%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.95%) CRM
3 39 (19.80%) Migration
4 38 (19.29%) Scrum
5 34 (17.26%) Web Development
6 28 (14.21%) OO
7 27 (13.71%) Workflow
8 25 (12.69%) Data Migration
8 25 (12.69%) SOA
9 20 (10.15%) Data Modelling
10 19 (9.64%) API Development
11 18 (9.14%) Automated Testing
11 18 (9.14%) TDD
12 17 (8.63%) ERP
12 17 (8.63%) MVC
12 17 (8.63%) Waterfall
13 16 (8.12%) ETL
13 16 (8.12%) SDLC
14 15 (7.61%) BDD
14 15 (7.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 190 (96.45%) Apex Code
2 88 (44.67%) Java
3 68 (34.52%) JavaScript
4 55 (27.92%) SOQL
5 29 (14.72%) PHP
6 23 (11.68%) SQL
7 12 (6.09%) SOSL
8 7 (3.55%) C#
8 7 (3.55%) Ruby
9 5 (2.54%) Python
10 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.51%) ES6
11 1 (0.51%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.51%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 18 (9.14%) Degree
2 5 (2.54%) CBAP
3 2 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) DBAmp
1 3 (1.52%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 197 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 41 (20.81%) Oracle
3 30 (15.23%) Siebel
4 24 (12.18%) Microsoft
5 22 (11.17%) SAP
6 12 (6.09%) Informatica
7 7 (3.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 7 (3.55%) Talend
8 5 (2.54%) Conga
8 5 (2.54%) Pardot
9 4 (2.03%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.03%) Zend
10 3 (1.52%) Canoo
11 2 (1.02%) Apttus
11 2 (1.02%) Google
11 2 (1.02%) Infor
12 1 (0.51%) Adobe
12 1 (0.51%) Zuora
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