Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 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.

Adobe ColdFusion
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 865 831 826
Rank change year-on-year -34 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 10 31 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.032% 0.052%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.060% 0.18% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 29
UK median daily rate £328 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.77% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £212 £291 £245
90th Percentile £388 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +1.54% -13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -
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 16,539 17,517 18,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.50% 18.14% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,044 11,282 11,880
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £229
90th Percentile £619 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 404 557
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £19.44 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.33% -7.45% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.34 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.30% - +13.48%

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 16 January 2018.

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 7 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 16 January 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
UK excluding London -6 9 £330 +1.54% 12
England -37 5 £275 -15.38% 15
Scotland - 5 £375 -
North of England +29 2 £298 -1.65% 1
East of England - 2 £288 -
Yorkshire - 2 £298 - 1
London -48 1 £150 -66.67% 3

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ColdFusion also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ColdFusion.

1 7 (70.00%) PHP
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Kanban
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Node.js
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (20.00%) Life Science
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Google
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) German Language
1 1 (10.00%) Italian Language
1 1 (10.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) ColdFusion Developer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PPC Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Kanban
3 3 (30.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) QA Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) B2B
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) OO PHP
5 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Google
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle