Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 556 480 509
Rank change year-on-year -76 +29 -5
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 74 135 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.81% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 96 72
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.95%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £363
90th Percentile £629 £625 £586
England median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £80.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £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 18,157 16,656 15,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.36% 37.00% 34.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,640 12,637 11,567
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £374 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 89 67
London median hourly rate £43.50 £30.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.46% -27.65% +23.19%
10th Percentile £19.42 £18.40 £19.00
90th Percentile £72.41 £50.00 £83.65
England median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% +6.67% +1.24%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 -38 23 £513 +1.23% 22
West London -16 1 £425 - 2
South London - 1 £450 - 1
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 74 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 74 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) CRM
4 24 (32.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 19 (25.68%) SQL
6 17 (22.97%) SOAP
7 16 (21.62%) Marketing
8 15 (20.27%) Web Services
8 15 (20.27%) REST
8 15 (20.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 15 (20.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
9 13 (17.57%) Migration
10 12 (16.22%) Eclipse
10 12 (16.22%) SOQL
11 11 (14.86%) Dashboard Development
11 11 (14.86%) Force.com
11 11 (14.86%) Informatica
12 10 (13.51%) Workflow
13 9 (12.16%) Data Migration
14 8 (10.81%) Data Integration
14 8 (10.81%) Analytics
14 8 (10.81%) Finance
15 7 (9.46%) Middleware
15 7 (9.46%) DBAmp
16 6 (8.11%) CSS
16 6 (8.11%) HTML
17 5 (6.76%) Java

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 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (20.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (32.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 15 (20.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 11 (14.86%) Force.com
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.35%) CloudSense
4 1 (1.35%) FinancialForce
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) HTTP
2 2 (2.70%) SMS
2 2 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) DBAmp
2 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.35%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.76%) Ant
2 5 (6.76%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) GitLab
3 3 (4.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (21.62%) Marketing
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 63 (85.14%) Developer
2 62 (83.78%) Salesforce Developer
3 3 (4.05%) Technical Leader
4 2 (2.70%) Administrator
4 2 (2.70%) Analyst
4 2 (2.70%) Architect
4 2 (2.70%) Consultant
4 2 (2.70%) Salesforce Administrator
4 2 (2.70%) Salesforce Analyst
4 2 (2.70%) Salesforce Consultant
4 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (1.35%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (1.35%) AWS Developer
5 1 (1.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (1.35%) Sales Analyst
5 1 (1.35%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 1 (1.35%) Senior Developer
5 1 (1.35%) Senior Salesforce Developer
5 1 (1.35%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (1.35%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) SOAP
2 15 (20.27%) REST
2 15 (20.27%) Web Services
3 7 (9.46%) Middleware
4 6 (8.11%) CSS
4 6 (8.11%) HTML
5 5 (6.76%) jQuery
5 5 (6.76%) JSON
6 4 (5.41%) .NET
6 4 (5.41%) XML
7 3 (4.05%) RESTful
8 2 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (2.70%) J2EE
9 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.35%) COM
9 1 (1.35%) LESS
9 1 (1.35%) Node.js
9 1 (1.35%) Sass
9 1 (1.35%) Swagger
9 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.05%) Data Structures
1 3 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) Fintech
3 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) CRM
3 13 (17.57%) Data Modelling
3 13 (17.57%) Migration
4 11 (14.86%) Dashboard Development
5 10 (13.51%) Workflow
6 9 (12.16%) Data Migration
7 8 (10.81%) Analytics
7 8 (10.81%) Data Integration
8 5 (6.76%) Investment Management
8 5 (6.76%) SDLC
9 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.41%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Data Management
9 4 (5.41%) Presales
9 4 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (25.68%) SQL
4 12 (16.22%) SOQL
5 5 (6.76%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) SOSL
7 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) Matomo
2 1 (1.35%) logstash
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (14.86%) Informatica
3 4 (5.41%) Zuora
4 3 (4.05%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.70%) IBM
5 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) Pardot
5 2 (2.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) Progress
6 1 (1.35%) Xero