The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Visualforce skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualforce over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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 / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 139 122
Rank change year-on-year +31 -17  
Contract jobs citing Visualforce 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.066% 0.041%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Median daily rate £450 £169 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +165.87% -69.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £409
% change year-on-year -5.55% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Visualforce is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 489 762 553
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.11% 25.33% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 491 360
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Median hourly rate £31.00 £36.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.06% +53.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

Visualforce
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Visualforce as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Visualforce in the West Midlands

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualforce in the West Midlands

Visualforce
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualforce in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualforce in the West Midlands

Visualforce
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualforce within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +14 1 £630 +272.23%
Birmingham - 1 £450 -
Visualforce
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualforce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Visualforce.

1 21 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (61.90%) Apex Code
3 12 (57.14%) REST
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) Marketing
5 9 (42.86%) CRM
5 9 (42.86%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Boomi
6 3 (14.29%) DataStage
6 3 (14.29%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Dell
6 3 (14.29%) Informatica
6 3 (14.29%) NHS
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (9.52%) Automotive
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (9.52%) Mason
8 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (4.76%) CSS

Visualforce
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (9.52%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Boomi
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (47.62%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
1 16 (76.19%) Salesforce Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce Technical Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) REST
1 12 (57.14%) SOAP
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) Mason
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) NHS
2 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) CRM
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 3 (14.29%) ETL
2 3 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) EAI
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) Apex Code
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (14.29%) Dell
2 3 (14.29%) Informatica
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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