Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 491 511 503
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -101
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 137 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.72% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 66 75
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £413 £363 £325
90th Percentile £625 £594 £635
England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
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 17345 15618 15202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.04% 34.48% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13256 11682 11331
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 73 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.04 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.88 £65.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +9 34 £525 +16.67% 3
West London -11 3 £425 -17.48%
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 London region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 137 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 128 (93.43%) Apex Code
3 53 (38.69%) SOAP
4 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (30.66%) Java
6 41 (29.93%) Force.com
7 40 (29.20%) HTML
7 40 (29.20%) Finance
8 39 (28.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
9 38 (27.74%) Web Services
10 36 (26.28%) OO
11 33 (24.09%) SOQL
12 32 (23.36%) CSS
13 31 (22.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 28 (20.44%) Migration
15 25 (18.25%) JIRA
16 24 (17.52%) .NET
17 23 (16.79%) CRM
18 20 (14.60%) RESTful
18 20 (14.60%) Git (software)
18 20 (14.60%) REST
19 19 (13.87%) Scrum
20 18 (13.14%) SOA
20 18 (13.14%) Jenkins
21 16 (11.68%) Banking
21 16 (11.68%) Subversion
21 16 (11.68%) Systems Analysis
22 15 (10.95%) Eclipse
22 15 (10.95%) Relational Database

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 5 (3.65%) Mule
2 1 (0.73%) Confluence
2 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.46%) Magento
4 1 (0.73%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 41 (29.93%) Force.com
2 39 (28.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 31 (22.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 6 (4.38%) Heroku
5 2 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.46%) SaaS
6 1 (0.73%) FinancialForce
6 1 (0.73%) GitHub
6 1 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.57%) Internet
2 4 (2.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.95%) Relational Database
2 12 (8.76%) RDBMS
3 7 (5.11%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.19%) DBAmp
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.73%) Big Data
7 1 (0.73%) MySQL
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (18.25%) JIRA
2 20 (14.60%) Git (software)
3 18 (13.14%) Jenkins
4 16 (11.68%) Subversion
5 15 (10.95%) Eclipse
6 11 (8.03%) Oracle APEX
7 10 (7.30%) Hudson
7 10 (7.30%) Maven
7 10 (7.30%) Selenium
7 10 (7.30%) WebDriver
8 3 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.46%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.73%) Ant
10 1 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.73%) FogBugz
10 1 (0.73%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.73%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 40 (29.20%) Finance
2 16 (11.68%) Banking
3 8 (5.84%) Retail
4 7 (5.11%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.11%) Marketing
5 6 (4.38%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.92%) Advertising
7 1 (0.73%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 103 (75.18%) Developer
2 102 (74.45%) Salesforce Developer
3 16 (11.68%) Architect
3 16 (11.68%) Senior Developer
3 16 (11.68%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 10 (7.30%) Salesforce Architect
5 7 (5.11%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (4.38%) Analyst
6 6 (4.38%) Technical Leader
7 5 (3.65%) Salesforce Analyst
8 4 (2.92%) Business Analyst
8 4 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (2.92%) Lead Developer
8 4 (2.92%) Salesforce Business Analyst
8 4 (2.92%) Senior Delivery Manager
8 4 (2.92%) Senior Manager
8 4 (2.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.19%) ETL Developer
9 3 (2.19%) Integration Architect
9 3 (2.19%) Salesforce Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.69%) SOAP
2 40 (29.20%) HTML
3 38 (27.74%) Web Services
4 32 (23.36%) CSS
5 24 (17.52%) .NET
6 20 (14.60%) REST
6 20 (14.60%) RESTful
7 14 (10.22%) jQuery
7 14 (10.22%) XML
8 11 (8.03%) XML Schema
9 10 (7.30%) Mason
9 10 (7.30%) XSD
10 9 (6.57%) AngularJS
11 6 (4.38%) HTML5
11 6 (4.38%) JSON
12 5 (3.65%) GWT
12 5 (3.65%) Middleware
13 4 (2.92%) Ajax
13 4 (2.92%) IBM Integration Bus
13 4 (2.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.38%) Fintech
2 6 (4.38%) Hedge funds
3 4 (2.92%) Tandem
4 3 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.19%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.73%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.73%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (26.28%) OO
3 28 (20.44%) Migration
4 23 (16.79%) CRM
5 19 (13.87%) Scrum
6 18 (13.14%) SOA
7 16 (11.68%) Systems Analysis
8 12 (8.76%) SDLC
9 11 (8.03%) Data Integration
9 11 (8.03%) TDD
9 11 (8.03%) Test Automation
10 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.57%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 9 (6.57%) Data Migration
12 7 (5.11%) Change Management
12 7 (5.11%) E-Commerce
12 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (4.38%) AOP
13 6 (4.38%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.38%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (93.43%) Apex Code
2 42 (30.66%) Java
3 38 (27.74%) JavaScript
4 33 (24.09%) SOQL
5 11 (8.03%) SOSL
6 8 (5.84%) SQL
7 6 (4.38%) C#
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) PHP
8 1 (0.73%) Ruby
8 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.73%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.38%) Degree
2 1 (0.73%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.92%) MOM
2 3 (2.19%) Piwik
Vendors
1 137 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (8.76%) Informatica
3 11 (8.03%) Oracle
4 6 (4.38%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.92%) IBM
5 4 (2.92%) Microsoft
5 4 (2.92%) Pardot
6 3 (2.19%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.46%) hybris
8 1 (0.73%) Anaplan
8 1 (0.73%) Apttus
8 1 (0.73%) Demandware
8 1 (0.73%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.73%) Talend