The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Adobe ColdFusion
Rank 111 105 102
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.10% 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.93% 0.63% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £294 £243
% change year-on-year
+5.53% +21.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.00
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
430 317 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.67% 16.07% 15.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 172 182
Average daily rate £325 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £229 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 21
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.05 £27.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
ColdFusion
England

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
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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
Staffordshire - 1 - -
ColdFusion
England

ColdFusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) DataStage
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Dell
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) PDA
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM

ColdFusion
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (60.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) DataStage
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ColdFusion Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Flex
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) MXML
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (40.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
1 2 (40.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenServer
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Dell
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Stratford-on-Avon District Council
Rate: From £29,529 to £32,073 per annum (Grade G)
Posted: 6 days ago