Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 21 July 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +183
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.12% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Scotland median daily rate £240 - -
UK median daily rate £475 £467 £450
% change year-on-year +1.77% +3.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

Visualforce is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1228 1218 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 29.00% 22.12% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 711 661
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.90%
10th Percentile £281 £260 £263
90th Percentile £500 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.53% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.60 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £43.00 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.74% +4.29%

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in Scotland

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in Scotland

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Glasgow - 5 £240 -
Visualforce
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 5 (100.00%) Talend
1 5 (100.00%) DBAmp
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
3 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DBAmp
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Salesforce Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Validation
1 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 5 (100.00%) Talend