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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 434 483 496
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +13
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 168 94 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.64% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 47 50
Average daily rate
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£475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £438 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £75.00 -
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
15194 14688 14710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.69% 28.34% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10345 9494 8963
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 281 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.04 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.20 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 25 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +28 164 £475 +5.55% 84
London +57 122 £475 +5.55% 53
City of London +41 34 £475 +11.76% 34
South East -18 24 £494 +12.85% 21
Berkshire +8 14 £440 +27.53% 5
East Midlands - 5 £525 -
Surrey -2 4 - - 1
South West - 3 £338 - 4
East of England -9 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands -15 1 £375 - 1
Middlesex - 1 £450 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 £500 - 4
Cambridgeshire - 1 £225 - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Luton - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Southampton - - - -
Trowbridge - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 295 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 292 (98.98%) Apex Code
3 168 (56.95%) Force.com
4 123 (41.69%) Java
5 94 (31.86%) Mason
6 76 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
7 69 (23.39%) JavaScript
8 68 (23.05%) CRM
9 65 (22.03%) Cloud Computing
10 63 (21.36%) SaaS
11 54 (18.31%) Web Services
12 43 (14.58%) XML
12 43 (14.58%) HTML
13 40 (13.56%) Migration
13 40 (13.56%) SOQL
14 37 (12.54%) SOAP
15 36 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (11.86%) Finance
17 27 (9.15%) .NET
18 25 (8.47%) REST
19 23 (7.80%) Workflow
20 22 (7.46%) Business Analysis
20 22 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
21 21 (7.12%) SOSL
22 20 (6.78%) Web Development
22 20 (6.78%) CSS
23 19 (6.44%) ETL
23 19 (6.44%) Scrum
23 19 (6.44%) OpenUP
24 18 (6.10%) Publishing

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (2.37%) MS Visio
1 7 (2.37%) MS Project
2 5 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 168 (56.95%) Force.com
2 65 (22.03%) Cloud Computing
3 63 (21.36%) SaaS
4 10 (3.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.36%) HTTP
2 3 (1.02%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.68%) Intranet
3 2 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (3.39%) JIRA
2 6 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.36%) Subversion
4 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.02%) Ant
5 2 (0.68%) Maven
5 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.34%) Selenium
General
1 35 (11.86%) Finance
2 18 (6.10%) Publishing
3 15 (5.08%) Retail
4 9 (3.05%) Banking
5 8 (2.71%) Billing
6 7 (2.37%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.03%) Marketing
7 6 (2.03%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.36%) Advertising
8 4 (1.36%) Legal
9 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) French Language
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 195 (66.10%) Developer
2 194 (65.76%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 39 (13.22%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 39 (13.22%) Architect
4 23 (7.80%) Consultant
5 21 (7.12%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 17 (5.76%) Administrator
6 17 (5.76%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 16 (5.42%) Technical Architect
8 15 (5.08%) Analyst
9 12 (4.07%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.39%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 8 (2.71%) Senior Developer
12 7 (2.37%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
12 7 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.37%) Project Manager
13 5 (1.69%) CRM Developer
13 5 (1.69%) Lead Developer
14 3 (1.02%) Procurement Specialist
15 2 (0.68%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (31.86%) Mason
2 54 (18.31%) Web Services
3 43 (14.58%) XML
3 43 (14.58%) HTML
4 37 (12.54%) SOAP
5 27 (9.15%) .NET
6 25 (8.47%) REST
7 20 (6.78%) CSS
8 14 (4.75%) JSON
9 13 (4.41%) J2EE
10 10 (3.39%) jQuery
11 6 (2.03%) J2SE
12 5 (1.69%) HTML5
12 5 (1.69%) WSDL
13 3 (1.02%) Struts
13 3 (1.02%) XSD
13 3 (1.02%) XSLT
13 3 (1.02%) Ajax
14 2 (0.68%) Middleware
14 2 (0.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.76%) User Experience
2 13 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (3.73%) Mobile App
4 8 (2.71%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.68%) FMCG
6 2 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.34%) iPad
7 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (23.05%) CRM
3 40 (13.56%) Migration
4 36 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (7.80%) Workflow
6 22 (7.46%) Business Analysis
6 22 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (6.78%) Web Development
8 19 (6.44%) ETL
8 19 (6.44%) Scrum
8 19 (6.44%) OpenUP
9 16 (5.42%) Project Management
10 15 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 14 (4.75%) OO
12 12 (4.07%) Data Migration
12 12 (4.07%) OOP
13 10 (3.39%) Data Analysis
14 9 (3.05%) MVC
15 8 (2.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 7 (2.37%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 292 (98.98%) Apex Code
2 123 (41.69%) Java
3 69 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.56%) SOQL
5 21 (7.12%) SOSL
6 18 (6.10%) SQL
7 13 (4.41%) C#
8 4 (1.36%) C++
9 2 (0.68%) C
10 1 (0.34%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.36%) Degree
2 2 (0.68%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.73%) QA
Vendors
1 295 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (2.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.03%) Oracle
4 4 (1.36%) Informatica
4 4 (1.36%) ExactTarget
5 3 (1.02%) SAP
6 2 (0.68%) Google
6 2 (0.68%) Sun
6 2 (0.68%) Ariba
7 1 (0.34%) Business Objects
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mason Frank
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £375 to £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Plymouth
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Mason Frank
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago