Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ColdFusion skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ColdFusion over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 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.

Adobe ColdFusion
UK
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 780 862 886
Rank change year-on-year +82 +24 -4
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 24 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.023% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.14% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 11
UK median daily rate £400 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £287 £313 £219
90th Percentile £456 £488 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £406 £375
% change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +20.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ColdFusion is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 12,449 17,513 17,168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.82% 16.81% 16.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,003 11,389 11,242
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £256 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 330 399 441
UK median hourly rate £22.25 £22.00 £20.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.14% +7.66% +2.18%
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.35 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.45 £47.75 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -3.52%

ColdFusion
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ColdFusion as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ColdFusion over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ColdFusion within the UK over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
England +89 23 £400 +3.90% 12
UK excluding London +74 16 £400 -1.54% 8
London +93 8 £438 +29.63% 4
South West -8 6 £400 -5.88% 1
South East - 6 £280 - 5
Midlands +40 2 £400 +23.08% 1
East Midlands - 2 £400 -
East of England +40 1 £400 -21.57%
Wales - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion 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 with a requirement for ColdFusion.

1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) MySQL
4 9 (37.50%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) JSON
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (25.00%) CMS
6 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Microservices
7 5 (20.83%) React
7 5 (20.83%) Adobe
7 5 (20.83%) SOAP
7 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) XSD
8 4 (16.67%) CRM
8 4 (16.67%) GCP
8 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (16.67%) Node.js

ColdFusion
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) Confluence
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) GCP
2 3 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (8.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
4 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) ColdFusion Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Salesforce Solution Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Designer
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 2 (8.33%) ERP Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) JSON
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) React
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) Web Services
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.67%) Ajax
5 4 (16.67%) Node.js
5 4 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (16.67%) REST
5 4 (16.67%) RESTful
5 4 (16.67%) XSD
6 3 (12.50%) J2EE
6 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (8.33%) ColdBox
7 2 (8.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Unix
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (25.00%) Scrum
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Web Development
3 5 (20.83%) Microservices
4 4 (16.67%) CRM
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (12.50%) Information Security
5 3 (12.50%) Kanban
5 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
1 10 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
3 4 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 3 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) C
5 2 (8.33%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISM
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (20.83%) Adobe
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 4 (16.67%) Google
4 3 (12.50%) Demandware
5 2 (8.33%) Perforce
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Sun