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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK
Rank 486 481 462
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 101 149 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.73% 1.03% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 85 113
Median daily rate £463 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
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
13869 14440 13865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.92% 28.89% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9525 9991 9330
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 254 186
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £22.30 £20.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -25 90 £450 +5.88% 53
London -1 51 £481 +1.31% 35
Scotland +34 11 £528 -
South East -14 11 £463 +21.71% 5
Glasgow - 10 £528 -
West Midlands -13 8 £438 +16.66%
North West +26 6 £400 - 1
Manchester +15 6 £400 - 1
East of England +4 6 £604 +27.10% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 5 £683 +51.66% 2
Huntingdon +2 4 - -
Berkshire 0 4 £488 +28.28% 5
Coventry - 4 £438 -
Hampshire +10 3 £450 +5.88%
Oxfordshire 0 3 £525 +21.73%
City of London -6 3 - - 9
Surrey +18 1 £413 +17.85%
Edinburgh +18 1 - -
South West +4 1 £450 - 2
Cambridge +2 1 £683 - 1
East Midlands -4 1 £475 +11.76% 3
Ipswich -9 1 £525 +5.00%
Suffolk -10 1 £525 +5.00%
Derbyshire - 1 £475 -
Bristol - 1 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £420 -
Oxford - 1 £525 -
Southampton - 1 £475 -
Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £420 -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 186 (93.94%) Apex Code
3 70 (35.35%) Force.com
4 47 (23.74%) Marketing
5 43 (21.72%) JavaScript
5 43 (21.72%) SOAP
5 43 (21.72%) Mason
5 43 (21.72%) REST
6 39 (19.70%) Java
7 38 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (16.67%) CRM
9 32 (16.16%) SOQL
10 30 (15.15%) Web Services
11 29 (14.65%) HTML
12 25 (12.63%) CSS
13 17 (8.59%) Scrum
14 16 (8.08%) SOA
15 15 (7.58%) OO
16 14 (7.07%) SDLC
16 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
16 14 (7.07%) jQuery
17 12 (6.06%) XML
17 12 (6.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
17 12 (6.06%) RESTful
18 11 (5.56%) .NET
18 11 (5.56%) Finance
18 11 (5.56%) Migration
19 10 (5.05%) Subversion
19 10 (5.05%) UML
19 10 (5.05%) Git (software)

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 2 (1.01%) CMS
1 2 (1.01%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (0.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (3.54%) Eloqua
3 3 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.01%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.51%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 70 (35.35%) Force.com
2 8 (4.04%) SaaS
3 7 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.53%) Heroku
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.52%) Slack
5 3 (1.52%) Veeva
6 2 (1.01%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.01%) G Suite
6 2 (1.01%) GitHub
7 1 (0.51%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) Internet
2 3 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.54%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 2 (1.01%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.01%) GIS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.05%) Git (software)
1 10 (5.05%) Subversion
2 9 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.04%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (3.54%) Eclipse
5 5 (2.53%) Ant
6 4 (2.02%) Hudson
6 4 (2.02%) JIRA
6 4 (2.02%) Maven
6 4 (2.02%) Selenium
6 4 (2.02%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.51%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (23.74%) Marketing
2 11 (5.56%) Finance
3 6 (3.03%) Billing
3 6 (3.03%) Retail
4 5 (2.53%) Publishing
5 3 (1.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.01%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 151 (76.26%) Developer
2 150 (75.76%) Salesforce Developer
3 23 (11.62%) Consultant
4 20 (10.10%) Salesforce Consultant
5 19 (9.60%) Architect
5 19 (9.60%) Salesforce Architect
6 15 (7.58%) Senior Developer
6 15 (7.58%) Senior Salesforce Developer
7 7 (3.54%) Analyst
7 7 (3.54%) Salesforce Analyst
7 7 (3.54%) Salesforce Solution Architect
7 7 (3.54%) Salesforce Technical Architect
7 7 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.54%) Technical Architect
8 5 (2.53%) Administrator
8 5 (2.53%) Salesforce Administrator
9 4 (2.02%) Functional Consultant
9 4 (2.02%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
10 3 (1.52%) Lead Developer
10 3 (1.52%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.72%) Mason
1 43 (21.72%) REST
1 43 (21.72%) SOAP
2 30 (15.15%) Web Services
3 29 (14.65%) HTML
4 25 (12.63%) CSS
5 14 (7.07%) jQuery
6 12 (6.06%) RESTful
6 12 (6.06%) XML
7 11 (5.56%) .NET
8 8 (4.04%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.03%) HTML5
10 5 (2.53%) COM
10 5 (2.53%) J2EE
11 4 (2.02%) JSON
11 4 (2.02%) XML Schema
11 4 (2.02%) XSD
12 3 (1.52%) CSS3
13 2 (1.01%) Apache Flex
13 2 (1.01%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.53%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.52%) Life Science
4 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.51%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.51%) FMCG
5 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (16.67%) CRM
3 17 (8.59%) Scrum
4 16 (8.08%) SOA
5 15 (7.58%) OO
6 14 (7.07%) Data Modelling
6 14 (7.07%) SDLC
7 11 (5.56%) Migration
8 10 (5.05%) UML
9 9 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 8 (4.04%) API Development
10 8 (4.04%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (4.04%) Systems Analysis
11 7 (3.54%) Data Management
11 7 (3.54%) Marketing Automation
11 7 (3.54%) Translating Business Requirements
12 6 (3.03%) Data Migration
12 6 (3.03%) User Stories
12 6 (3.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (93.94%) Apex Code
2 43 (21.72%) JavaScript
3 39 (19.70%) Java
4 32 (16.16%) SOQL
5 5 (2.53%) C++
5 5 (2.53%) SQL
6 3 (1.52%) SOSL
7 2 (1.01%) C#
7 2 (1.01%) Ruby
8 1 (0.51%) C
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
8 1 (0.51%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (3.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.02%) PMP
3 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.51%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) Piwik
1 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 198 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (4.04%) Oracle
3 7 (3.54%) SAP
4 6 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 5 (2.53%) NetSuite
6 4 (2.02%) Siebel
7 3 (1.52%) Apttus
7 3 (1.52%) Assembla
7 3 (1.52%) Conga
7 3 (1.52%) Informatica
8 2 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (1.01%) Marketo
8 2 (1.01%) Pardot
9 1 (0.51%) Zuora
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