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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Salesforce.com Visualforce
Rank 520 444 509
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +65
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 83 142 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.94% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 122 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £463 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £400 £488
% change year-on-year
-0.42% -17.94%
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
15071 15076 13797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 28.06% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 10089 9798 8676
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 217 331
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

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 2 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 2 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 -68 83 £425 -10.52% 98
London -39 60 £450 -5.26% 62
City of London -16 18 £500 - 32
South East -35 13 £398 +6.21% 14
South West +6 6 £300 -50.00% 2
Surrey +1 5 £363 -30.55% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 4 £356 -31.75%
Hampshire 0 4 £431 +15.00% 2
Reading +12 3 £408 -18.50% 4
Berkshire +1 3 £408 +18.97% 9
Devon -5 3 £300 -50.00% 1
North West -14 3 £400 -11.11% 8
Manchester - 2 £325 - 2
Bristol - 2 £388 -
East of England -7 1 £475 +11.76% 3
Oxfordshire -34 1 £450 +50.00%
Basingstoke - 1 £350 -
Essex - 1 £475 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 187 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 182 (97.33%) Apex Code
3 78 (41.71%) Force.com
4 58 (31.02%) Java
5 53 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (22.99%) Mason
7 41 (21.93%) Finance
8 37 (19.79%) CRM
9 33 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 33 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
10 32 (17.11%) SaaS
11 31 (16.58%) HTML
12 26 (13.90%) CSS
12 26 (13.90%) REST
12 26 (13.90%) SOQL
13 24 (12.83%) jQuery
14 20 (10.70%) Web Services
15 19 (10.16%) Asset Management
16 16 (8.56%) Workflow
17 14 (7.49%) SOAP
17 14 (7.49%) Scrum
18 11 (5.88%) BigMachines
18 11 (5.88%) SDLC
18 11 (5.88%) HTML5
18 11 (5.88%) Retail
18 11 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
18 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
18 11 (5.88%) Oracle
19 10 (5.35%) Middleware
19 10 (5.35%) Siebel

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 3 (1.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.07%) Apache
3 1 (0.53%) WordPress
3 1 (0.53%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.88%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.53%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 78 (41.71%) Force.com
2 33 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (17.11%) SaaS
4 8 (4.28%) Heroku
5 5 (2.67%) FinancialForce.com
6 1 (0.53%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) Intranet
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Skype
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.60%) MySQL
2 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (2.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.14%) Grunt
4 3 (1.60%) Yeoman
4 3 (1.60%) Bower
4 3 (1.60%) Selenium
4 3 (1.60%) Subversion
4 3 (1.60%) JIRA
5 2 (1.07%) Ant
5 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.53%) Xcode
6 1 (0.53%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.53%) Jasmine
General
1 41 (21.93%) Finance
2 11 (5.88%) Retail
3 10 (5.35%) Marketing
4 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.60%) Publishing
6 3 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.07%) Law
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (75.40%) Developer
2 127 (67.91%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 16 (8.56%) Architect
3 16 (8.56%) Consultant
4 15 (8.02%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 12 (6.42%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 11 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 8 (4.28%) Administrator
8 7 (3.74%) Analyst
8 7 (3.74%) Salesforce.com Administrator
9 5 (2.67%) Business Analyst
10 4 (2.14%) UI Developer
10 4 (2.14%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (2.14%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.14%) UI Programmer
11 3 (1.60%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
11 3 (1.60%) Programmer
11 3 (1.60%) Technical Consultant
11 3 (1.60%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (1.60%) Siebel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.99%) Mason
2 31 (16.58%) HTML
3 26 (13.90%) CSS
3 26 (13.90%) REST
4 24 (12.83%) jQuery
5 20 (10.70%) Web Services
6 14 (7.49%) SOAP
7 11 (5.88%) HTML5
8 10 (5.35%) Middleware
9 8 (4.28%) .NET
10 7 (3.74%) Ajax
11 6 (3.21%) XML
11 6 (3.21%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.67%) JSON
12 5 (2.67%) COM
13 3 (1.60%) DHTML
14 2 (1.07%) RESTful
15 1 (0.53%) Django
15 1 (0.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 7 (3.74%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.67%) User Experience
3 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.67%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.07%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.53%) IVR
6 1 (0.53%) Life Science
6 1 (0.53%) FMCG
6 1 (0.53%) Social Media
6 1 (0.53%) iPad
6 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.07%) Windows
1 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (28.34%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.79%) CRM
3 19 (10.16%) Asset Management
4 16 (8.56%) Workflow
5 14 (7.49%) Scrum
6 11 (5.88%) SDLC
7 9 (4.81%) Web Development
7 9 (4.81%) Data Management
7 9 (4.81%) Validation
8 8 (4.28%) Release Management
8 8 (4.28%) Business Analysis
9 7 (3.74%) Migration
9 7 (3.74%) Project Management
10 6 (3.21%) TDD
10 6 (3.21%) Web Application Development
11 5 (2.67%) BDD
11 5 (2.67%) Progressive Enhancement
11 5 (2.67%) Integration Testing
11 5 (2.67%) Kanban
11 5 (2.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 182 (97.33%) Apex Code
2 58 (31.02%) Java
3 33 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.90%) SOQL
5 7 (3.74%) PHP
5 7 (3.74%) SQL
6 3 (1.60%) SOSL
7 2 (1.07%) Ruby
7 2 (1.07%) Python
8 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.35%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) DBAmp
2 1 (0.53%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 187 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (5.88%) Oracle
3 10 (5.35%) Siebel
3 10 (5.35%) Eloqua
4 5 (2.67%) ExactTarget
4 5 (2.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.67%) Informatica
5 3 (1.60%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.60%) Maxymiser
6 2 (1.07%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Conga
7 1 (0.53%) Pardot
7 1 (0.53%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.53%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.53%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £700 per day
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Rate: £500 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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London
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Devon
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
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Rate: £200 - £400 per day
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London
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City of London
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