The table below looks at the statistics for FoxPro (VFP) skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 1 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
Rank 148 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.053% 0.034% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.100% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1185 1005 813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.40% 34.22% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 574 407
Average daily rate £360 £335 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 42
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.06 £26.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +27.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £15.25 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £140.00 £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

FoxPro (VFP)
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FoxPro (VFP) Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FoxPro (VFP)
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

FoxPro (VFP) Daily Rate Trend in the North West

FoxPro (VFP)
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

FoxPro (VFP) Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SUSE
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

FoxPro (VFP)
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic Integration
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) HPUX
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Statistical Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Security Testing
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle