The table below looks at the statistics for FoxPro (VFP) 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 FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
Rank 568 546 520
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -26
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 11 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.022% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.059% 0.039% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
18609 18006 15832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.83% 37.53% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12514 12053 10020
Average daily rate £400 £380 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 432 579
Average hourly rate £36.50 £35.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.54% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

FoxPro (VFP)
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

FoxPro (VFP) Jobs Demand Trend in England

FoxPro (VFP)
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

FoxPro (VFP) Daily Rate Trend in England

FoxPro (VFP)
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

FoxPro (VFP) Hourly Rate Trend in England

FoxPro (VFP)
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 FoxPro (VFP) within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
Yorkshire - 7 £300 -
North West -19 2 - - 1
South West +10 1 £375 +7.14%
West Midlands -10 1 £275 -8.33%
FoxPro (VFP)
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FoxPro (VFP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FoxPro (VFP) 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 FoxPro (VFP).

1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) C#
4 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) RAD
5 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (35.71%) Axure RP
5 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (28.57%) VB
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) XML
7 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 2 (14.29%) MVC
8 2 (14.29%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
8 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (14.29%) ISTQB

FoxPro (VFP)
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing FoxPro (VFP) 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 FoxPro (VFP). Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Axure RP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) FoxPro Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) WF
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) SUSE
1 2 (14.29%) HPUX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) RAD
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
3 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Security Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Release Management
5 2 (14.29%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.14%) Usability Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) VB
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) Pascal
4 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 2 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Perforce
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin