The table below looks at the statistics for ColdFusion skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ColdFusion over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 126 109 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.077% 0.047% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.43% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £225
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +35.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
464 368 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.92% 17.35% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 209 215
Average daily rate £350 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.23% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 19
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £24.15 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

ColdFusion
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

ColdFusion Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ColdFusion
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ColdFusion across the West Midlands region.

ColdFusion Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ColdFusion
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion across the West Midlands region.

ColdFusion Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DataStage
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) PDA
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing ColdFusion 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 ColdFusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DataStage
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) ColdFusion Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (25.00%) MXML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) XenApp
1 2 (50.00%) XenServer
1 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe