The table below looks at the statistics for dBASE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited dBASE over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
dBASE
Rank 578 571 541
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Contract jobs citing dBASE 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.018% 0.009% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£330 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 -
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
11194 10872 9412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.10% 21.92% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7403 7007 5812
Average daily rate £403 £397 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 174 214
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £15.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £55.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%

dBASE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing dBASE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

dBASE Jobs Demand Trend in England

dBASE
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing dBASE across the England region.

dBASE Daily Rate Trend in England

dBASE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing dBASE across the England region.

dBASE Hourly Rate Trend in England

dBASE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing dBASE within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +6 1 £310 +3.33%
London - 1 £350 -
dBASE
UK

dBASE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing dBASE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited dBASE.

1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) NAS
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) PlateSpin
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) Nokia
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS

dBASE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing dBASE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited dBASE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sybase
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
1 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (40.00%) PlateSpin
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia