Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 551 423 522
Rank change year-on-year -128 +99 -60
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 87 178 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.42% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 1.18% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 134 68
London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £354 £388 £363
90th Percentile £625 £638 £638
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
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 17,459 15,079 14,874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.65% 35.82% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,288 11,193 11,246
London median daily rate £510 £488 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +4.84% +3.33%
10th Percentile £363 £338 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 100 51
London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +37.93% -3.33%
10th Percentile £18.55 £19.23 £18.30
90th Percentile £73.00 £54.69 £57.50
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -43 17 £600 +25.00% 7
South London - 3 £585 - 1
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 87 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 87 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (24.14%) Web Services
3 21 (24.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
4 20 (22.99%) CRM
4 20 (22.99%) Migration
5 18 (20.69%) SOQL
6 15 (17.24%) SQL
6 15 (17.24%) SOAP
7 14 (16.09%) Informatica
7 14 (16.09%) Data Migration
7 14 (16.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 13 (14.94%) REST
8 13 (14.94%) CSS
8 13 (14.94%) Finance
9 12 (13.79%) HTML
9 12 (13.79%) Marketing
10 11 (12.64%) Data Integration
10 11 (12.64%) Force.com
11 10 (11.49%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 10 (11.49%) QA
11 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
12 9 (10.34%) .NET
12 9 (10.34%) SDLC
13 8 (9.20%) SOSL
13 8 (9.20%) Java
13 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
13 8 (9.20%) Mason

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 (1.15%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 14 (16.09%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 11 (12.64%) Force.com
4 2 (2.30%) FinancialForce
5 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) VLAN
2 1 (1.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) DBAmp
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.05%) Ant
3 4 (4.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.60%) JIRA
4 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Marketing
3 5 (5.75%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (78.16%) Developer
1 68 (78.16%) Salesforce Developer
2 8 (9.20%) Architect
3 7 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (5.75%) Technical Leader
5 4 (4.60%) Consultant
5 4 (4.60%) Salesforce Consultant
6 3 (3.45%) Administrator
6 3 (3.45%) Salesforce Administrator
7 2 (2.30%) Analyst
7 2 (2.30%) Junior
7 2 (2.30%) Junior Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Junior Salesforce Developer
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce Analyst
7 2 (2.30%) Salesforce Architect
7 2 (2.30%) Senior Salesforce Administrator
7 2 (2.30%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Technical Architect
8 1 (1.15%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (24.14%) Web Services
2 15 (17.24%) SOAP
3 13 (14.94%) CSS
3 13 (14.94%) REST
4 12 (13.79%) HTML
5 9 (10.34%) .NET
6 8 (9.20%) Mason
7 7 (8.05%) jQuery
7 7 (8.05%) Middleware
8 6 (6.90%) J2EE
9 5 (5.75%) IBM Integration Bus
10 4 (4.60%) COM
11 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
11 3 (3.45%) RESTful
11 3 (3.45%) Velocity
12 2 (2.30%) JSON
13 1 (1.15%) LESS
13 1 (1.15%) Sass
13 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.99%) CRM
2 20 (22.99%) Migration
3 14 (16.09%) Data Migration
4 11 (12.64%) Data Integration
5 10 (11.49%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 10 (11.49%) Data Modelling
6 9 (10.34%) SDLC
7 8 (9.20%) Analytics
8 7 (8.05%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (8.05%) Scrum
8 7 (8.05%) Workflow
9 6 (6.90%) BPMN
9 6 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.90%) Customer-Centricity
9 6 (6.90%) Dashboard Development
9 6 (6.90%) SOA
9 6 (6.90%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.75%) IT Governance
10 5 (5.75%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 20 (22.99%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.69%) SOQL
4 15 (17.24%) SQL
5 8 (9.20%) Java
5 8 (9.20%) SOSL
6 2 (2.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.49%) QA
2 5 (5.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.15%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Matomo
Vendors
1 87 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (16.09%) Informatica
3 6 (6.90%) IBM
4 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.45%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.45%) Pardot
5 3 (3.45%) Zuora
6 2 (2.30%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.15%) Marketo
7 1 (1.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.15%) Progress
7 1 (1.15%) Xero