Period
to 31 May 2020

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 31 May 2020 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
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 599 833 859
Rank change year-on-year +234 +26 -52
Contract jobs citing ColdFusion 7 28 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.031% 0.021%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.10% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 15
Median daily rate £475 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.21% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £450 £375 £258
90th Percentile £500 £555 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +15.21% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 6,776 14,443 16,580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.58% 15.80% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,253 9,190 10,984
Median daily rate £465 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £281 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 296 372
Median hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -1.32% -
10th Percentile £13.49 £12.00 £11.62
90th Percentile £53.00 £49.13 £48.66
Median hourly rate £20.11 £17.00 £17.76
% change year-on-year +18.29% -4.25% -1.36%

ColdFusion
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ColdFusion.

Daily rate trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ColdFusion.

Hourly rate trend for ColdFusion in the UK

ColdFusion
Top 5 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 31 May 2020. 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 +158 5 £475 +15.21%
England +211 4 £450 +10.83%
Scotland +46 3 £500 +21.21%
London +177 2 - -
South East +136 2 £450 +7.52%

For the 6 months to 31 May 2020, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 2 (28.57%) Drupal
4 2 (28.57%) ColdSpring
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Django
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) VMS
5 1 (14.29%) W3C
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (28.57%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) RDBMS
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ColdFusion Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) ColdSpring
1 2 (28.57%) Django
1 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle