Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 359 371
Rank change year-on-year +18 +12 -21
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 31 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.19% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.43% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 21
South East median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -20.00%
10th Percentile £413 £325 £313
90th Percentile £533 £488 £494
England median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4602 4426 5109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.53% 26.83% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2843 2689 3296
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 119
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £15.08
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.25 £51.30
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Visualforce as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Thames Valley +2 18 £475 +5.56% 1
Berkshire +11 14 £500 +17.65%
Hampshire +12 7 £425 +3.03%
East Sussex -1 3 £330 -
Oxfordshire +2 2 £450 -18.18% 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £475 -
Middlesex +6 1 £720 +80.00% 1
Surrey -15 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £450 -
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 29 (93.55%) Apex Code
3 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
4 11 (35.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 10 (32.26%) Force.com
5 10 (32.26%) Migration
6 9 (29.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
8 6 (19.35%) HTML
8 6 (19.35%) Marketing
8 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
8 6 (19.35%) Node.js
9 5 (16.13%) REST
9 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
9 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
9 5 (16.13%) SOAP
9 5 (16.13%) CRM
10 4 (12.90%) Web Services
10 4 (12.90%) System Testing
10 4 (12.90%) CSS
10 4 (12.90%) Campaign Management
10 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (12.90%) Pardot
11 3 (9.68%) User Experience
11 3 (9.68%) SOQL
11 3 (9.68%) Analytics
11 3 (9.68%) Validation
11 3 (9.68%) Release Management

Visualforce
Co-occurring 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 10 (32.26%) Force.com
3 9 (29.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 2 (6.45%) Boomi
4 2 (6.45%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) GIS
2 2 (6.45%) DataStage
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Ant
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 20 (64.52%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Architect
4 4 (12.90%) Salesforce Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (3.23%) CRM Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Trainer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Trainer
5 1 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) HTML
1 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
2 5 (16.13%) REST
2 5 (16.13%) SOAP
3 4 (12.90%) CSS
3 4 (12.90%) Web Services
4 3 (9.68%) Mason
4 3 (9.68%) WSDL
5 2 (6.45%) Ajax
5 2 (6.45%) JSON
6 1 (3.23%) .NET
6 1 (3.23%) CSS3
6 1 (3.23%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Data Modelling
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.13%) CRM
4 5 (16.13%) Functional Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (12.90%) Campaign Management
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (12.90%) System Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) Change Management
6 3 (9.68%) ETL
6 3 (9.68%) ITIL
6 3 (9.68%) Release Management
6 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.45%) Prototyping
7 2 (6.45%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 29 (93.55%) Apex Code
2 15 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) SOQL
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) SOSL
5 1 (3.23%) C#
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (12.90%) Pardot
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Assembla
5 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Tableau