The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Visualforce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Salesforce.com Visualforce
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 121 125
Rank change year-on-year +26 +4  
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.22% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.37% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 7
Median daily rate £500 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £350 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £425 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £438
% change year-on-year +4.34% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Visualforce is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 335 439 626
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 18.32% 17.67% 21.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 270 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £524 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £42.28 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.51% +30.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Visualforce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in Berkshire

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Visualforce in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in Berkshire

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Slough +7 2 £500 +42.85%
Visualforce
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) Mason
2 3 (42.86%) Force.com
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
3 2 (28.57%) NetSuite
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) SOQL
4 1 (14.29%) SOSL

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (28.57%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Force.com
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Mason
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SOQL
3 1 (14.29%) SOSL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Salesforce.com