The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Visualforce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Salesforce.com Visualforce
England / South East
Rank 230 247 250
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3  
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 17 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 11
Median daily rate £450 £419 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.46% -6.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £358 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £431 £438
% change year-on-year +4.34% -1.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2026 2162 2316
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.33% 23.71% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1455 1334
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 48 53
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Visualforce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in the South East

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in the South East

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce in the South East over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualforce in the South East

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 5 £500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -1 5 £500 +15.94% 1
Hampshire - 5 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £375 -
Middlesex - 1 £425 -
Visualforce
England

Visualforce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 26 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 26 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 9 (34.62%) Force.com
3 7 (26.92%) Mason
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 5 (19.23%) CRM
4 5 (19.23%) SOAP
4 5 (19.23%) REST
4 5 (19.23%) SOQL
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Marketing
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (11.54%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (11.54%) SaaS
6 3 (11.54%) HTML5
6 3 (11.54%) SOSL
6 3 (11.54%) Boomi
6 3 (11.54%) CSS3
6 3 (11.54%) Assembla
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon RDS

Visualforce
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (7.69%) SugarCRM
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) NetSuite
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Force.com
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
2 3 (11.54%) Boomi
2 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Slack
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
1 18 (69.23%) Salesforce Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Salesforce Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 2 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Salesforce Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Mason
2 5 (19.23%) REST
2 5 (19.23%) SOAP
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) CSS3
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (3.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.85%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) API Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.85%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) EAI
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (3.85%) UML
6 1 (3.85%) User Stories
6 1 (3.85%) Validation
6 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SOQL
4 3 (11.54%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.54%) SOSL
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (11.54%) Assembla
3 2 (7.69%) Dell
3 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Siebel
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