Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 869 814 863
Rank change year-on-year -55 +49 -43
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 21 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.036% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 16
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £258 £303 £303
90th Percentile £439 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £11.00

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 16,613 15,587 18,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.37% 17.12% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,040 10,063 11,979
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +4.43%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 354 449
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.92 £50.35 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +14.29%

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 26 May 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 10 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 26 May 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
England -60 20 £400 - 7
UK excluding London -29 17 £400 - 4
Midlands -2 11 £400 +14.29% 3
West Midlands -13 11 £400 +14.29% 3
London -48 4 £325 - 3
North of England -14 2 £298 -
South East -25 2 £200 -38.46%
Yorkshire - 2 £298 -
Scotland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (14.29%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) .NET
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Google
6 2 (9.52%) JIRA
6 2 (9.52%) Selenium
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Management
6 2 (9.52%) System Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.52%) Internet
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.52%) JMeter
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) J2EE

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 1 (4.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Appium
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) JMeter
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
1 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
1 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) ColdFusion Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
4 1 (4.76%) Laravel
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) PlayStation
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) CentOS
3 1 (4.76%) Debian
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) API Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.52%) System Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) Test Management
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) HP ALM
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Packer
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com