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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 558 591 493
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -98
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 95 72 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.12% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.44% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 105
Median daily rate £450 £461 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £321 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £477
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.14%
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
16430 16374 15779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.78% 28.23% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11390 11281 10291
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 299 178
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.33 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 September 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 29 September 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 +30 89 £450 -2.43% 39
London +5 62 £450 -10.00% 26
City of London +10 12 £450 -5.26% 5
South East +27 11 £400 +14.28% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £490 -
Yorkshire - 5 £490 -
Sheffield - 5 £490 -
East of England +12 3 £425 +41.66% 6
North West +8 3 £455 +8.65% 1
Berkshire +3 3 - - 2
Manchester +1 3 £455 +10.30% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £475 +72.72%
Scotland - 3 £315 - 1
Nottingham - 3 £475 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £475 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - - 2
Reading - 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £416 - 1
Cambridge - 2 - - 2
North East - 2 £416 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £416 - 1
Hampshire +6 1 - -
East Sussex +3 1 - -
Flintshire - 1 £450 -
Flint - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 £255 -
Sale - 1 £455 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 172 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 164 (95.35%) Apex Code
3 63 (36.63%) Java
4 58 (33.72%) Force.com
5 49 (28.49%) SOAP
6 46 (26.74%) Marketing
7 44 (25.58%) Web Services
8 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (23.84%) REST
10 40 (23.26%) SOQL
11 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
12 37 (21.51%) HTML
13 36 (20.93%) CRM
14 35 (20.35%) CSS
15 29 (16.86%) XML
16 27 (15.70%) SOA
17 26 (15.12%) Scrum
18 25 (14.53%) Migration
18 25 (14.53%) Mason
19 23 (13.37%) OO
20 21 (12.21%) SQL
21 19 (11.05%) Microsoft
21 19 (11.05%) Data Modelling
21 19 (11.05%) Workflow
22 18 (10.47%) COM
23 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
24 15 (8.72%) Cloud Computing
24 15 (8.72%) Data Migration
24 15 (8.72%) jQuery
24 15 (8.72%) OOP

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 6 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.33%) CMS
3 3 (1.74%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.98%) Eloqua
2 6 (3.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.16%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (1.16%) Radian6
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 58 (33.72%) Force.com
2 15 (8.72%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.65%) SaaS
4 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.33%) FinancialForce.com
4 4 (2.33%) Google Apps
4 4 (2.33%) Heroku
5 2 (1.16%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) Veeva
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) HTTP
1 3 (1.74%) SNMP
2 1 (0.58%) CTI
2 1 (0.58%) Firewall
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
2 6 (3.49%) RDBMS
3 5 (2.91%) MySQL
4 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.74%) DB2
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 17 (9.88%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.14%) Eclipse
2 14 (8.14%) Subversion
3 12 (6.98%) Oracle APEX
4 8 (4.65%) Ant
5 7 (4.07%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (1.74%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.74%) JIRA
6 3 (1.74%) JUnit
6 3 (1.74%) Selenium
6 3 (1.74%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.16%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 46 (26.74%) Marketing
2 12 (6.98%) Finance
3 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Retail
5 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Publishing
6 1 (0.58%) Electronics
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 126 (73.26%) Developer
2 123 (71.51%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 27 (15.70%) Architect
3 27 (15.70%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 14 (8.14%) Consultant
4 14 (8.14%) Salesforce.com Consultant
4 14 (8.14%) Technical Architect
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
6 5 (2.91%) Analyst
6 5 (2.91%) CRM Developer
6 5 (2.91%) Salesforce.com Analyst
7 4 (2.33%) Agile Developer
7 4 (2.33%) Lead Developer
7 4 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (1.74%) .NET Architect
8 3 (1.74%) .NET Technical Architect
8 3 (1.74%) C# Architect
8 3 (1.74%) Technical Developer
9 2 (1.16%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.49%) SOAP
2 44 (25.58%) Web Services
3 41 (23.84%) REST
4 37 (21.51%) HTML
5 35 (20.35%) CSS
6 29 (16.86%) XML
7 25 (14.53%) Mason
8 18 (10.47%) COM
9 15 (8.72%) J2EE
9 15 (8.72%) jQuery
10 13 (7.56%) RESTful
11 12 (6.98%) .NET
11 12 (6.98%) Ajax
12 11 (6.40%) JSON
13 6 (3.49%) Middleware
14 5 (2.91%) DHTML
14 5 (2.91%) HTML5
14 5 (2.91%) J2SE
15 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
15 4 (2.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) Data Structures
2 7 (4.07%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.16%) Life Science
6 1 (0.58%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.58%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.58%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.74%) Android
1 3 (1.74%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.93%) CRM
3 27 (15.70%) SOA
4 26 (15.12%) Scrum
5 25 (14.53%) Migration
6 23 (13.37%) OO
7 19 (11.05%) Data Modelling
7 19 (11.05%) Workflow
8 15 (8.72%) Data Migration
8 15 (8.72%) OOP
8 15 (8.72%) TDD
9 14 (8.14%) API Development
9 14 (8.14%) ERP
10 13 (7.56%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (6.98%) BDD
11 12 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (6.98%) Marketing Automation
11 12 (6.98%) MVC
11 12 (6.98%) Use Case
12 11 (6.40%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 164 (95.35%) Apex Code
2 63 (36.63%) Java
3 40 (23.26%) SOQL
4 39 (22.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (12.21%) SQL
6 9 (5.23%) SOSL
7 7 (4.07%) PHP
8 5 (2.91%) C#
9 4 (2.33%) Ruby
10 2 (1.16%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) C
11 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.58%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.74%) CBAP
3 2 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.16%) PMP
3 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) Jitterbit
2 1 (0.58%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 172 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (11.05%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.98%) Oracle
4 11 (6.40%) SAP
5 8 (4.65%) Informatica
6 7 (4.07%) Talend
7 6 (3.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 6 (3.49%) Siebel
8 4 (2.33%) Google
8 4 (2.33%) Hyperion
9 3 (1.74%) Canoo
9 3 (1.74%) Conga
9 3 (1.74%) Pardot
10 2 (1.16%) Apttus
10 2 (1.16%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.58%) Assembla
11 1 (0.58%) Infor
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