Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Visualforce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualforce over the 6 months to 26 April 2018 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
England > London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 531 432 492
Rank change year-on-year -99 +60 -55
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 109 154 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 1.10% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 107 68
London median daily rate £500 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +4.11%
10th Percentile £315 £353 £324
90th Percentile £638 £638 £601
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £16.50 - -
England median hourly rate £25.75 - -

Visualforce is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 16,670 13,992 14,290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.24% 35.18% 32.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,758 10,483 10,746
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.71%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £633
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 86 68
London median hourly rate £41.41 £45.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.97% +14.65% +33.05%
10th Percentile £20.75 £20.04 £18.67
90th Percentile £57.50 £57.50 £58.25
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.00 £38.63
% change year-on-year - +6.15% +10.36%

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Visualforce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in London

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in London

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce in London over the 6 months to 26 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualforce in London

Visualforce
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualforce in London

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the London region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -50 14 £600 +25.00% 7
West London -27 7 £315 -30.00% 5
North London - 3 £625 -
South London - 2 £585 - 1
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 108 (99.08%) Salesforce.com
2 102 (93.58%) Apex Code
3 27 (24.77%) Migration
3 27 (24.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 26 (23.85%) SOQL
4 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (22.94%) SOAP
6 24 (22.02%) HTML
6 24 (22.02%) Force.com
7 23 (21.10%) CSS
8 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
9 20 (18.35%) Web Services
10 18 (16.51%) REST
11 17 (15.60%) CRM
11 17 (15.60%) Finance
12 16 (14.68%) Git (software)
12 16 (14.68%) SOSL
12 16 (14.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 15 (13.76%) Data Migration
13 15 (13.76%) QA
14 14 (12.84%) jQuery
15 13 (11.93%) Informatica
15 13 (11.93%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
16 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
16 12 (11.01%) OO
17 11 (10.09%) Java
17 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
17 11 (10.09%) Mason
17 11 (10.09%) Scrum
17 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (0.92%) Confluence
1 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.92%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 27 (24.77%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 24 (22.02%) Force.com
3 16 (14.68%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 7 (6.42%) GitHub
5 5 (4.59%) Boomi
6 3 (2.75%) FinancialForce
6 3 (2.75%) SaaS
7 2 (1.83%) Heroku
8 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) VLAN
2 2 (1.83%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.59%) DataStage
2 3 (2.75%) MySQL
3 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.83%) DBAmp
3 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.92%) QlikView
4 1 (0.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.17%) JIRA
3 9 (8.26%) Ant
3 9 (8.26%) Eclipse
4 8 (7.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (6.42%) JIRA Agile
6 5 (4.59%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.92%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.92%) Grunt
8 1 (0.92%) gulp
8 1 (0.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (15.60%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Marketing
3 4 (3.67%) Advertising
3 4 (3.67%) Banking
3 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.83%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (71.56%) Developer
2 77 (70.64%) Salesforce Developer
3 15 (13.76%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Salesforce Architect
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Developer
5 9 (8.26%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 8 (7.34%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (6.42%) Salesforce Consultant
7 7 (6.42%) Salesforce Technical Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (5.50%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
9 4 (3.67%) Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Junior
9 4 (3.67%) Junior Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Junior Salesforce Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
10 3 (2.75%) Salesforce Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) SOAP
2 24 (22.02%) HTML
3 23 (21.10%) CSS
4 20 (18.35%) Web Services
5 18 (16.51%) REST
6 14 (12.84%) jQuery
7 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
8 11 (10.09%) Mason
9 8 (7.34%) Velocity
10 7 (6.42%) Middleware
11 5 (4.59%) .NET
12 4 (3.67%) HTML5
12 4 (3.67%) J2EE
12 4 (3.67%) XML
13 3 (2.75%) COM
13 3 (2.75%) CSS3
13 3 (2.75%) IBM Integration Bus
13 3 (2.75%) Sass
14 2 (1.83%) RESTful
14 2 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) Migration
2 26 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.60%) CRM
4 15 (13.76%) Data Migration
5 13 (11.93%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 12 (11.01%) OO
7 11 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.09%) Scrum
8 9 (8.26%) DevOps
8 9 (8.26%) ETL
9 8 (7.34%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.42%) Front End Development
10 7 (6.42%) SDLC
11 6 (5.50%) Coaching
11 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.50%) SOA
11 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
12 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
12 5 (4.59%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 102 (93.58%) Apex Code
2 26 (23.85%) SOQL
3 22 (20.18%) JavaScript
4 16 (14.68%) SOSL
5 11 (10.09%) Java
6 7 (6.42%) SQL
7 4 (3.67%) C#
8 2 (1.83%) C++
9 1 (0.92%) Erlang
9 1 (0.92%) PHP
9 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) QA
2 3 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Matomo
Vendors
1 108 (99.08%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (11.93%) Informatica
3 8 (7.34%) Atlassian
4 5 (4.59%) Dell
5 4 (3.67%) IBM
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.75%) Pardot
6 3 (2.75%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (2.75%) Zuora
7 2 (1.83%) Adobe
7 2 (1.83%) Marketo
8 1 (0.92%) Apttus
8 1 (0.92%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.92%) Tableau
8 1 (0.92%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.92%) Zend