The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 487 549 545
Rank change year-on-year +62 -4  
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 114 74 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.51% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 55 61
Median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £398
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.84%  
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13919 14406 14028
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.19% 29.05% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9670 10258 9554
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 175 197
Median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £18.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in England

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualforce in England

Visualforce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualforce in England

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London +33 76 £490 -2.00% 27
South East +25 25 £425 - 6
West Midlands +25 7 £450 +165.87% 1
East of England -4 2 £375 -33.62% 1
South West - 2 £325 - 1
North West +18 1 £425 -19.04% 3
Visualforce
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 England region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 248 (99.20%) Salesforce.com
2 232 (92.80%) Apex Code
3 93 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (31.20%) JavaScript
5 67 (26.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 66 (26.40%) Java
7 65 (26.00%) SOAP
8 64 (25.60%) CRM
9 59 (23.60%) REST
10 56 (22.40%) SOQL
11 49 (19.60%) Force.com
11 49 (19.60%) HTML
12 46 (18.40%) Web Services
13 44 (17.60%) CSS
14 39 (15.60%) Finance
15 36 (14.40%) Mason
16 35 (14.00%) Scrum
17 33 (13.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 28 (11.20%) jQuery
18 28 (11.20%) JIRA
19 27 (10.80%) XML
19 27 (10.80%) Marketing
20 26 (10.40%) SQL
20 26 (10.40%) AngularJS
21 25 (10.00%) DevOps
21 25 (10.00%) Degree
22 23 (9.20%) XML Schema
22 23 (9.20%) Git (software)
23 22 (8.80%) .NET
24 21 (8.40%) Migration

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 12 (4.80%) Confluence
2 5 (2.00%) Mule
3 4 (1.60%) Apache
3 4 (1.60%) JBoss
3 4 (1.60%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.20%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.80%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 18 (7.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.40%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 67 (26.80%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 49 (19.60%) Force.com
3 33 (13.20%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 13 (5.20%) Heroku
5 9 (3.60%) Boomi
6 8 (3.20%) GitHub
7 7 (2.80%) SaaS
8 5 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.80%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.80%) Slack
10 1 (0.40%) Sage Pay
10 1 (0.40%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (1.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.20%) DBAmp
2 12 (4.80%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 10 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (3.20%) DataStage
5 6 (2.40%) Big Data
5 6 (2.40%) NoSQL
5 6 (2.40%) QlikView
5 6 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.20%) MySQL
7 2 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 28 (11.20%) JIRA
2 23 (9.20%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 19 (7.60%) Oracle APEX
5 16 (6.40%) Jenkins
6 15 (6.00%) Subversion
7 13 (5.20%) Selenium
8 11 (4.40%) Hudson
8 11 (4.40%) Maven
8 11 (4.40%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.00%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.00%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.20%) Ant
11 2 (0.80%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.80%) WebStorm
General
1 39 (15.60%) Finance
2 27 (10.80%) Marketing
3 17 (6.80%) Banking
4 8 (3.20%) Billing
4 8 (3.20%) Publishing
5 7 (2.80%) Retail
6 2 (0.80%) Automotive
6 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 203 (81.20%) Developer
2 200 (80.00%) Salesforce Developer
3 31 (12.40%) Architect
4 29 (11.60%) Salesforce Architect
5 16 (6.40%) Senior Developer
5 16 (6.40%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 12 (4.80%) Java Developer
7 9 (3.60%) Consultant
7 9 (3.60%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.20%) CRM Developer
8 8 (3.20%) Technical Leader
9 7 (2.80%) Salesforce Consultant
10 6 (2.40%) Integration Developer
10 6 (2.40%) Salesforce Technical Architect
10 6 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.40%) Technical Architect
11 5 (2.00%) Administrator
11 5 (2.00%) Analyst
11 5 (2.00%) Java Architect
11 5 (2.00%) Salesforce Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.00%) SOAP
2 59 (23.60%) REST
3 49 (19.60%) HTML
4 46 (18.40%) Web Services
5 44 (17.60%) CSS
6 36 (14.40%) Mason
7 28 (11.20%) jQuery
8 27 (10.80%) XML
9 26 (10.40%) AngularJS
10 23 (9.20%) XML Schema
11 22 (8.80%) .NET
12 21 (8.40%) Node.js
13 19 (7.60%) RESTful
14 18 (7.20%) JSON
15 14 (5.60%) HTML5
16 13 (5.20%) XSLT
17 12 (4.80%) GWT
18 10 (4.00%) XSD
19 9 (3.60%) Middleware
20 6 (2.40%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.40%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.80%) User Experience
3 10 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 9 (3.60%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.20%) NHS
7 3 (1.20%) Tandem
8 2 (0.80%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.80%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.40%) Fintech
9 1 (0.40%) iPad
9 1 (0.40%) Life Science
9 1 (0.40%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.20%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (25.60%) CRM
3 35 (14.00%) Scrum
4 25 (10.00%) DevOps
5 21 (8.40%) Migration
6 19 (7.60%) Analytics
7 18 (7.20%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (7.20%) Data Integration
7 18 (7.20%) Data Migration
8 17 (6.80%) Data Modelling
8 17 (6.80%) Investment Management
8 17 (6.80%) OO
9 16 (6.40%) Systems Analysis
10 15 (6.00%) ETL
11 14 (5.60%) Change Management
11 14 (5.60%) Front End Development
11 14 (5.60%) Project Management
11 14 (5.60%) SOA
12 13 (5.20%) Test Automation
12 13 (5.20%) XML Parsing
Programming Languages
1 232 (92.80%) Apex Code
2 78 (31.20%) JavaScript
3 66 (26.40%) Java
4 56 (22.40%) SOQL
5 26 (10.40%) SQL
6 11 (4.40%) SOSL
7 9 (3.60%) T-SQL
8 7 (2.80%) C++
9 6 (2.40%) Python
10 3 (1.20%) C#
11 1 (0.40%) C
11 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) Piwik
2 4 (1.60%) MOM
Vendors
1 248 (99.20%) Salesforce.com
2 20 (8.00%) Informatica
3 19 (7.60%) Oracle
4 12 (4.80%) Pardot
5 11 (4.40%) Zuora
6 9 (3.60%) Dell
7 6 (2.40%) Tableau
8 5 (2.00%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.60%) IBM
9 4 (1.60%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 4 (1.60%) Siebel
10 3 (1.20%) Pega
10 3 (1.20%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.80%) Assembla
12 1 (0.40%) Anaplan
12 1 (0.40%) Apttus
12 1 (0.40%) Jitterbit
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft
12 1 (0.40%) Sage
12 1 (0.40%) SAP
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