Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 February 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 > South West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 199 215
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 13 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.25% 0.037% 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 4
South West median daily rate £495 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.06% +12.50% -11.11%
England median daily rate £500 £450 £432
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.29% -9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.50 £80.00 -
% change year-on-year -79.38% - -

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 West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,370 1,495 1,752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.65% 27.60% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 875 1,040 1,233
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £546 £500
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 28 78
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.18% +4.38%
10th Percentile £25.03 £18.64 £30.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.08 £57.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.59
% change year-on-year - +3.65% +10.26%

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in the South West

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in the South West

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce in the South West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualforce in the South West

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Wiltshire - 7 £491 - 1
Bristol -5 3 £475 +5.56%
Gloucestershire - 3 £500 -
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 South West region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 13 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 6 (46.15%) SOQL
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
3 5 (38.46%) WSDL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SOSL
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Case Management
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) SaaS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 3 (23.08%) CSS3
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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:

Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Boomi
2 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) DataStage
General
1 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Salesforce Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Service Architect
4 3 (23.08%) Salesforce Architect
5 2 (15.38%) CRM Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Information Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
1 5 (38.46%) WSDL
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) CRM
1 6 (46.15%) Data Migration
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) Case Management
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Information Assurance
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Apex Code
2 6 (46.15%) SOQL
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SOSL
4 2 (15.38%) C++
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) Python
4 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Assembla
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica