The table below looks at the statistics for Visualforce skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 525 470 509
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +39
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 86 124 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.81% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 108 56
Average daily rate
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£420 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.13% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
15643 15240 14432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.42% 27.85% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10522 9833 9161
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 220 296
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

Visualforce
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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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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 -58 86 £420 -10.34% 62
London -25 64 £450 -5.26% 42
City of London -10 17 £500 - 20
South East -19 13 £375 - 11
Surrey +6 6 £356 -31.75%
South West +5 5 £300 -50.00% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +2 5 £350 -32.95%
Berkshire +2 3 £408 +18.97% 7
Reading 0 3 £408 -18.50% 1
Hampshire 0 3 £413 +10.00% 1
Devon -2 3 £300 -50.00%
North West -20 3 £400 -18.98% 2
Manchester -14 2 £325 -39.53% 1
East of England -2 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Oxfordshire -24 1 £450 +50.00%
Basingstoke - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 £300 -
Essex - 1 £475 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce.

1 167 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 162 (97.01%) Apex Code
3 73 (43.71%) Force.com
4 54 (32.34%) Java
5 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (25.75%) Finance
7 40 (23.95%) Mason
8 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
9 36 (21.56%) CRM
10 35 (20.96%) HTML
11 33 (19.76%) Cloud Computing
12 32 (19.16%) SaaS
13 26 (15.57%) REST
13 26 (15.57%) jQuery
14 24 (14.37%) CSS
15 23 (13.77%) SOQL
16 22 (13.17%) Asset Management
17 16 (9.58%) Web Services
17 16 (9.58%) HTML5
18 14 (8.38%) Web Development
19 13 (7.78%) Workflow
19 13 (7.78%) Scrum
20 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
21 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
21 11 (6.59%) Middleware
21 11 (6.59%) SQL
21 11 (6.59%) SOAP
21 11 (6.59%) Marketing
21 11 (6.59%) Degree
22 10 (5.99%) Retail

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Visualforce 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 Visualforce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.40%) CMS
2 3 (1.80%) Apache
3 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.60%) Jetty
3 1 (0.60%) WordPress
3 1 (0.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.60%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 73 (43.71%) Force.com
2 33 (19.76%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (19.16%) SaaS
4 8 (4.79%) Heroku
5 5 (2.99%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.60%) CTI
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.80%) MySQL
2 2 (1.20%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (3.59%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.40%) Subversion
3 4 (2.40%) JIRA
4 2 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.20%) Grunt
5 1 (0.60%) Yeoman
5 1 (0.60%) Bower
5 1 (0.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.60%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.60%) Gradle
5 1 (0.60%) Xcode
5 1 (0.60%) Ant
5 1 (0.60%) JUnit
5 1 (0.60%) Maven
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 43 (25.75%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Marketing
3 10 (5.99%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.80%) Publishing
5 3 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.20%) Law
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (72.46%) Developer
2 107 (64.07%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 17 (10.18%) Architect
4 16 (9.58%) Consultant
5 15 (8.98%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 14 (8.38%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 12 (7.19%) Technical Architect
8 7 (4.19%) Analyst
8 7 (4.19%) Administrator
9 6 (3.59%) Salesforce.com Administrator
10 5 (2.99%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.99%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.40%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
12 3 (1.80%) Programmer
13 2 (1.20%) Java Developer
13 2 (1.20%) Senior Architect
13 2 (1.20%) Front-End Developer
13 2 (1.20%) Siebel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (23.95%) Mason
2 35 (20.96%) HTML
3 26 (15.57%) jQuery
3 26 (15.57%) REST
4 24 (14.37%) CSS
5 16 (9.58%) Web Services
5 16 (9.58%) HTML5
6 12 (7.19%) AngularJS
7 11 (6.59%) Middleware
7 11 (6.59%) SOAP
8 10 (5.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (4.19%) .NET
9 7 (4.19%) XML
10 6 (3.59%) JSON
11 5 (2.99%) COM
12 3 (1.80%) DHTML
12 3 (1.80%) Ajax
12 3 (1.80%) RESTful
13 1 (0.60%) Sinatra
13 1 (0.60%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.79%) User Experience
3 6 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.59%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.20%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.60%) Informatics
6 1 (0.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.60%) FMCG
6 1 (0.60%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.60%) Social Media
6 1 (0.60%) iPad
6 1 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.59%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.40%) Android
3 2 (1.20%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) Windows
4 1 (0.60%) Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.56%) CRM
3 22 (13.17%) Asset Management
4 14 (8.38%) Web Development
5 13 (7.78%) Workflow
5 13 (7.78%) Scrum
6 10 (5.99%) Data Management
6 10 (5.99%) Release Management
7 9 (5.39%) SDLC
7 9 (5.39%) Validation
8 8 (4.79%) Migration
8 8 (4.79%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.79%) ETL
9 7 (4.19%) Project Management
10 6 (3.59%) Mobile Development
11 5 (2.99%) System Integration Testing
11 5 (2.99%) Master Data Management
11 5 (2.99%) Integration Testing
11 5 (2.99%) Kanban
11 5 (2.99%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (97.01%) Apex Code
2 54 (32.34%) Java
3 37 (22.16%) JavaScript
4 23 (13.77%) SOQL
5 11 (6.59%) SQL
6 9 (5.39%) PHP
7 3 (1.80%) SOSL
8 2 (1.20%) Ruby
8 2 (1.20%) Python
9 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.60%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (6.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.40%) Jitterbit
2 2 (1.20%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 167 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (5.99%) Informatica
3 9 (5.39%) Oracle
3 9 (5.39%) Eloqua
4 8 (4.79%) Siebel
5 5 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.99%) ExactTarget
6 3 (1.80%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.20%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.60%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.60%) Conga
8 1 (0.60%) Pardot
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