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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 527 575 472
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -103
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 93 82 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.15% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.52% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 125
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £481
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
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
15327 15921 15523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.76% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10582 11090 10566
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 263 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.92 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 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 3 December 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 +17 89 £450 +5.88% 43
London +1 49 £450 -2.17% 33
South East +9 11 £431 +13.48% 4
East of England +15 7 £683 +43.68%
North West +11 7 £400 - 1
Manchester +10 7 £400 -3.03% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £683 +51.66%
West Midlands -8 5 £438 - 1
Hampshire +25 4 £413 -1.49%
Huntingdon +2 4 - -
City of London -1 4 £413 +3.12% 12
Coventry - 4 £438 -
Yorkshire +24 3 £550 -
Scotland +16 3 £315 - 5
Cambridge +13 3 £683 -
Berkshire -11 3 £425 +11.84% 1
North East - 3 £420 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £420 -
Sheffield - 3 £550 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £550 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £420 -
Oxfordshire -3 2 £550 - 3
South West +9 1 £450 +12.50% 2
East Sussex +5 1 - -
Bristol +4 1 £450 +12.50%
Hillingdon - 1 £450 -
Surrey - 1 £413 -
Flintshire - 1 £450 -
Flint - 1 £450 -
Southampton - 1 £475 -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 185 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 179 (96.76%) Apex Code
3 68 (36.76%) Force.com
4 52 (28.11%) Java
5 50 (27.03%) Marketing
6 38 (20.54%) SOAP
7 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (19.46%) REST
8 35 (18.92%) Mason
9 32 (17.30%) JavaScript
10 29 (15.68%) Web Services
10 29 (15.68%) SOQL
11 27 (14.59%) CRM
12 24 (12.97%) HTML
13 23 (12.43%) CSS
14 22 (11.89%) SOA
15 19 (10.27%) Scrum
16 18 (9.73%) Migration
17 16 (8.65%) XML
17 16 (8.65%) OO
18 14 (7.57%) Data Modelling
18 14 (7.57%) Marketing Automation
18 14 (7.57%) jQuery
19 12 (6.49%) SQL
19 12 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
19 12 (6.49%) Eloqua
19 12 (6.49%) SDLC
20 11 (5.95%) Finance
20 11 (5.95%) COM
20 11 (5.95%) UML

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 4 (2.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.62%) Mule
3 2 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (6.49%) Eloqua
2 10 (5.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.16%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.08%) OpenText Process Suite
6 1 (0.54%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 68 (36.76%) Force.com
2 9 (4.86%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.32%) SaaS
4 4 (2.16%) G Suite
4 4 (2.16%) Heroku
5 3 (1.62%) Veeva
6 2 (1.08%) FinancialForce.com
6 2 (1.08%) GitHub
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.54%) Boomi
7 1 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) HTTP
2 3 (1.62%) SNMP
3 1 (0.54%) Firewall
3 1 (0.54%) Internet
3 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.78%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.62%) DB2
4 2 (1.08%) GIS
4 2 (1.08%) MySQL
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.86%) Eclipse
2 9 (4.86%) Subversion
3 8 (4.32%) Oracle APEX
4 7 (3.78%) Ant
5 5 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 4 (2.16%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.62%) JIRA
7 3 (1.62%) JUnit
7 3 (1.62%) Selenium
7 3 (1.62%) Talend Open Studio
8 2 (1.08%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.08%) MSTest
General
1 50 (27.03%) Marketing
2 11 (5.95%) Finance
3 6 (3.24%) Billing
4 4 (2.16%) Publishing
5 3 (1.62%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Automotive
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 133 (71.89%) Developer
2 132 (71.35%) Salesforce Developer
3 28 (15.14%) Architect
3 28 (15.14%) Salesforce Architect
4 13 (7.03%) Consultant
5 12 (6.49%) Salesforce Consultant
6 10 (5.41%) Salesforce Technical Architect
6 10 (5.41%) Technical Architect
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 8 (4.32%) Analyst
8 8 (4.32%) Salesforce Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Salesforce Solution Architect
9 7 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.16%) Administrator
10 4 (2.16%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.16%) Lead Developer
10 4 (2.16%) Salesforce Administrator
10 4 (2.16%) Salesforce Business Analyst
11 3 (1.62%) C# Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (20.54%) SOAP
2 36 (19.46%) REST
3 35 (18.92%) Mason
4 29 (15.68%) Web Services
5 24 (12.97%) HTML
6 23 (12.43%) CSS
7 16 (8.65%) XML
8 14 (7.57%) jQuery
9 11 (5.95%) COM
10 10 (5.41%) .NET
10 10 (5.41%) J2EE
11 7 (3.78%) Ajax
12 6 (3.24%) JSON
13 5 (2.70%) RESTful
14 4 (2.16%) .NET Framework
14 4 (2.16%) HTML5
15 3 (1.62%) Hibernate
15 3 (1.62%) JavaBeans
15 3 (1.62%) Middleware
15 3 (1.62%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.32%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.16%) Algorithms
2 4 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.62%) Life Science
3 3 (1.62%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.54%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.54%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.54%) FMCG
5 1 (0.54%) Over-the-Top Content
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.59%) CRM
3 22 (11.89%) SOA
4 19 (10.27%) Scrum
5 18 (9.73%) Migration
6 16 (8.65%) OO
7 14 (7.57%) Data Modelling
7 14 (7.57%) Marketing Automation
8 12 (6.49%) SDLC
8 12 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (5.95%) UML
10 10 (5.41%) Data Migration
10 10 (5.41%) OOP
10 10 (5.41%) Use Case
11 9 (4.86%) MVC
11 9 (4.86%) Waterfall
12 8 (4.32%) API Development
12 8 (4.32%) ERP
12 8 (4.32%) TDD
12 8 (4.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 179 (96.76%) Apex Code
2 52 (28.11%) Java
3 32 (17.30%) JavaScript
4 29 (15.68%) SOQL
5 12 (6.49%) SQL
6 6 (3.24%) C#
7 4 (2.16%) SOSL
8 3 (1.62%) C++
8 3 (1.62%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (3.78%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.62%) PMP
2 3 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.54%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 185 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.32%) Oracle
3 8 (4.32%) SAP
4 6 (3.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 4 (2.16%) Google
5 4 (2.16%) Hyperion
5 4 (2.16%) Informatica
5 4 (2.16%) Siebel
6 3 (1.62%) Canoo
6 3 (1.62%) NetSuite
6 3 (1.62%) Talend
7 1 (0.54%) Apttus
7 1 (0.54%) Assembla
7 1 (0.54%) Conga
7 1 (0.54%) Jitterbit
7 1 (0.54%) Pardot
7 1 (0.54%) Zuora
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