Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 496 473 493
Rank change year-on-year -23 +20 -119
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 128 116 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.79% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 64 68
London median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £393 £344 £325
90th Percentile £638 £613 £679
England median daily rate £500 £450 £426
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.76% -10.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £80.00 -
England median hourly rate - £80.00 -

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 16,910 14,648 14,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 36.61% 35.56% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,095 10,929 10,758
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 76 96
London median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +19.21% +7.86%
10th Percentile £20.60 £20.67 £16.44
90th Percentile £47.83 £73.75 £55.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -16 29 £525 +16.67% 10
West London -12 8 £370 -17.78%
North London - 3 £625 - 1
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 127 (99.22%) Salesforce.com
2 117 (91.41%) Apex Code
3 44 (34.38%) SOAP
4 42 (32.81%) HTML
4 42 (32.81%) Force.com
5 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
6 37 (28.91%) Java
7 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (26.56%) Finance
8 34 (26.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 33 (25.78%) CSS
10 32 (25.00%) Migration
11 30 (23.44%) Web Services
12 29 (22.66%) SOQL
13 27 (21.09%) OO
14 26 (20.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 22 (17.19%) Git (software)
15 22 (17.19%) CRM
16 21 (16.41%) JIRA
16 21 (16.41%) REST
17 17 (13.28%) jQuery
17 17 (13.28%) Banking
18 16 (12.50%) Data Migration
19 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
19 15 (11.72%) SOSL
19 15 (11.72%) Eclipse
19 15 (11.72%) .NET
20 14 (10.94%) SOA
20 14 (10.94%) Informatica
20 14 (10.94%) QA

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 6 (4.69%) Mule
2 2 (1.56%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.56%) Magento
4 1 (0.78%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.78%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 42 (32.81%) Force.com
2 34 (26.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 26 (20.31%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 8 (6.25%) GitHub
5 5 (3.91%) Boomi
5 5 (3.91%) Heroku
6 4 (3.13%) SaaS
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.78%) FinancialForce
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 3 (2.34%) VLAN
3 2 (1.56%) HTTP
3 2 (1.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.81%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
2 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.91%) DataStage
4 3 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.56%) MySQL
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.78%) Big Data
6 1 (0.78%) QlikView
6 1 (0.78%) Redis
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (17.19%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.41%) JIRA
3 15 (11.72%) Eclipse
3 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
4 9 (7.03%) Subversion
5 6 (4.69%) Ant
5 6 (4.69%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.91%) Hudson
6 5 (3.91%) Maven
6 5 (3.91%) Selenium
6 5 (3.91%) WebDriver
7 4 (3.13%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (1.56%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.56%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.78%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.78%) Grunt
9 1 (0.78%) gulp
9 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.78%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 34 (26.56%) Finance
2 17 (13.28%) Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.47%) Marketing
4 6 (4.69%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.91%) Advertising
5 5 (3.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.56%) Digital Economy
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 87 (67.97%) Developer
2 85 (66.41%) Salesforce Developer
3 21 (16.41%) Architect
4 17 (13.28%) Salesforce Architect
5 16 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 16 (12.50%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 9 (7.03%) Technical Architect
7 8 (6.25%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 7 (5.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (4.69%) Analyst
9 6 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Salesforce Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Salesforce Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Technical Consultant
11 4 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.13%) Senior Manager
12 3 (2.34%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.38%) SOAP
2 42 (32.81%) HTML
3 33 (25.78%) CSS
4 30 (23.44%) Web Services
5 21 (16.41%) REST
6 17 (13.28%) jQuery
7 15 (11.72%) .NET
8 14 (10.94%) AngularJS
9 13 (10.16%) XML
10 12 (9.38%) RESTful
11 10 (7.81%) HTML5
12 9 (7.03%) Middleware
13 8 (6.25%) Mason
14 7 (5.47%) XML Schema
15 6 (4.69%) GWT
15 6 (4.69%) JSON
16 5 (3.91%) Ajax
16 5 (3.91%) Velocity
16 5 (3.91%) XSD
17 3 (2.34%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.69%) Hedge funds
4 4 (3.13%) Fintech
5 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.34%) User Experience
6 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.78%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.00%) Migration
3 27 (21.09%) OO
4 22 (17.19%) CRM
5 16 (12.50%) Data Migration
6 14 (10.94%) SOA
7 13 (10.16%) Scrum
7 13 (10.16%) SDLC
8 11 (8.59%) TDD
9 10 (7.81%) ETL
10 9 (7.03%) Data Modelling
11 8 (6.25%) DevOps
11 8 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.47%) Front End Development
12 7 (5.47%) Systems Analysis
13 6 (4.69%) Analytics
13 6 (4.69%) AOP
13 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.69%) Data Integration
Programming Languages
1 117 (91.41%) Apex Code
2 38 (29.69%) JavaScript
3 37 (28.91%) Java
4 29 (22.66%) SOQL
5 15 (11.72%) SOSL
6 9 (7.03%) C#
7 7 (5.47%) SQL
8 2 (1.56%) C++
8 2 (1.56%) PHP
9 1 (0.78%) Erlang
9 1 (0.78%) Ruby
9 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) QA
2 3 (2.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.13%) MOM
2 3 (2.34%) Matomo
Vendors
1 127 (99.22%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (10.94%) Informatica
3 7 (5.47%) TIBCO
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle
5 5 (3.91%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.91%) Dell
5 5 (3.91%) Pardot
6 3 (2.34%) IBM
6 3 (2.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.34%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 2 (1.56%) Adobe
7 2 (1.56%) hybris
7 2 (1.56%) Zuora
8 1 (0.78%) Apttus
8 1 (0.78%) Demandware
8 1 (0.78%) Marketo
8 1 (0.78%) Tableau
8 1 (0.78%) Talend
8 1 (0.78%) Zend