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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Visualforce
UK / England
Rank 441 494 492
Rank change year-on-year +53 -2  
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 134 119 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.86% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 79 73
Median daily rate £480 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
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 13030 13829 13075
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.58% 28.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9047 9693 8586
Median daily rate £425 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 213 173
Median hourly rate £41.64 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
London +64 93 £500 - 34
South East +25 18 £450 +7.46% 5
West Midlands +22 14 £450 - 1
East of England -18 4 £525 +7.41% 4
East Midlands +2 3 £475 +11.76% 1
South West +4 2 - - 3
North West +23 1 £300 -36.67% 1
Visualforce
UK

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 215 (99.08%) Salesforce.com
2 199 (91.71%) Apex Code
3 65 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 58 (26.73%) SOAP
6 57 (26.27%) REST
7 54 (24.88%) Force.com
8 53 (24.42%) Java
9 47 (21.66%) CRM
9 47 (21.66%) SOQL
10 45 (20.74%) HTML
11 39 (17.97%) CSS
12 37 (17.05%) Web Services
13 36 (16.59%) Marketing
14 34 (15.67%) Mason
15 30 (13.82%) Finance
16 29 (13.36%) XML
17 27 (12.44%) jQuery
18 26 (11.98%) Scrum
19 22 (10.14%) AngularJS
20 21 (9.68%) XML Schema
21 20 (9.22%) JIRA
22 19 (8.76%) Oracle APEX
22 19 (8.76%) Analytics
22 19 (8.76%) Oracle
23 18 (8.29%) .NET
23 18 (8.29%) DevOps
23 18 (8.29%) Degree
24 17 (7.83%) Git (software)
24 17 (7.83%) SQL

Visualforce
Top Related 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 (5.53%) Confluence
2 5 (2.30%) Mule
3 4 (1.84%) Apache
3 4 (1.84%) JBoss
3 4 (1.84%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.84%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (0.92%) SugarCRM
6 1 (0.46%) CMS
6 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (3.69%) NetSuite
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.92%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.46%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 54 (24.88%) Force.com
2 11 (5.07%) Heroku
3 7 (3.23%) Boomi
3 7 (3.23%) SaaS
4 6 (2.76%) GitHub
5 5 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.38%) Slack
6 3 (1.38%) Veeva
7 1 (0.46%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.69%) Internet
2 6 (2.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.69%) RDBMS
2 8 (3.69%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.23%) DBAmp
4 6 (2.76%) Big Data
4 6 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.76%) QlikView
5 5 (2.30%) DataStage
5 5 (2.30%) MySQL
6 3 (1.38%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.92%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 20 (9.22%) JIRA
2 19 (8.76%) Oracle APEX
3 17 (7.83%) Git (software)
4 16 (7.37%) Eclipse
5 15 (6.91%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.07%) Subversion
7 10 (4.61%) Selenium
8 8 (3.69%) Hudson
8 8 (3.69%) Maven
8 8 (3.69%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.30%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.30%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.38%) Ant
11 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.92%) WebStorm
12 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
12 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (16.59%) Marketing
2 30 (13.82%) Finance
3 15 (6.91%) Banking
4 10 (4.61%) Billing
5 9 (4.15%) Publishing
6 6 (2.76%) Retail
7 4 (1.84%) Automotive
7 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.46%) Games
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (75.12%) Developer
2 161 (74.19%) Salesforce Developer
3 32 (14.75%) Architect
4 31 (14.29%) Salesforce Architect
5 19 (8.76%) Senior Developer
5 19 (8.76%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 16 (7.37%) Consultant
7 13 (5.99%) Salesforce Consultant
8 11 (5.07%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 11 (5.07%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.61%) Java Developer
10 8 (3.69%) Analyst
11 7 (3.23%) Lead Developer
11 7 (3.23%) Salesforce Analyst
12 6 (2.76%) Administrator
12 6 (2.76%) Salesforce Administrator
13 5 (2.30%) CRM Developer
13 5 (2.30%) Java Architect
13 5 (2.30%) Lead Architect
13 5 (2.30%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (26.73%) SOAP
2 57 (26.27%) REST
3 45 (20.74%) HTML
4 39 (17.97%) CSS
5 37 (17.05%) Web Services
6 34 (15.67%) Mason
7 29 (13.36%) XML
8 27 (12.44%) jQuery
9 22 (10.14%) AngularJS
10 21 (9.68%) XML Schema
11 18 (8.29%) .NET
12 15 (6.91%) HTML5
12 15 (6.91%) JSON
13 14 (6.45%) RESTful
14 13 (5.99%) XSLT
15 12 (5.53%) GWT
16 10 (4.61%) Middleware
17 8 (3.69%) J2EE
17 8 (3.69%) XSD
18 7 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.07%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (5.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.76%) User Experience
3 5 (2.30%) Data Structures
3 5 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.38%) NHS
5 2 (0.92%) Life Science
5 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.92%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) FMCG
6 1 (0.46%) iPad
6 1 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.95%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.66%) CRM
3 26 (11.98%) Scrum
4 19 (8.76%) Analytics
5 18 (8.29%) DevOps
6 15 (6.91%) SOA
7 14 (6.45%) Migration
8 13 (5.99%) Data Modelling
8 13 (5.99%) UML
8 13 (5.99%) XML Parsing
9 12 (5.53%) Data Migration
9 12 (5.53%) ETL
9 12 (5.53%) OO
10 11 (5.07%) Project Management
10 11 (5.07%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (4.61%) Investment Management
11 10 (4.61%) SDLC
12 9 (4.15%) Business Analysis
12 9 (4.15%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.15%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 199 (91.71%) Apex Code
2 64 (29.49%) JavaScript
3 53 (24.42%) Java
4 47 (21.66%) SOQL
5 17 (7.83%) SQL
6 13 (5.99%) SOSL
7 9 (4.15%) C++
8 5 (2.30%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.84%) C#
10 2 (0.92%) Python
11 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
2 6 (2.76%) PMI Certification
2 6 (2.76%) PMP
3 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.46%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.53%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.23%) Piwik
2 4 (1.84%) MOM
3 1 (0.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 215 (99.08%) Salesforce.com
2 19 (8.76%) Oracle
3 14 (6.45%) Informatica
4 8 (3.69%) Pardot
4 8 (3.69%) SAP
5 7 (3.23%) Siebel
5 7 (3.23%) Zuora
6 6 (2.76%) Dell
6 6 (2.76%) Tableau
7 5 (2.30%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.84%) Apttus
8 4 (1.84%) IBM
8 4 (1.84%) Microsoft
8 4 (1.84%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 3 (1.38%) Assembla
9 3 (1.38%) Conga
9 3 (1.38%) Pega
9 3 (1.38%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.92%) DocuSign
10 2 (0.92%) Marketo
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