The table below looks at the statistics for dBASE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited dBASE over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
dBASE
UK
Rank 596 - 625
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing dBASE 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% - 0.004%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.060% - 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £480 - £405
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 - £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 - £310
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10011 11624 11657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.36% 22.35% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6802 7829 7509
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 199 169
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -

dBASE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing dBASE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

dBASE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

dBASE
Daily Rate Trend

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

dBASE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

dBASE
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing dBASE within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

dBASE Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

dBASE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

dBASE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

dBASE
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing dBASE within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England - 6 £480 -
London - 4 £520 -
South West - 2 £440 -
Gloucestershire - 2 £440 -

dBASE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing dBASE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for dBASE.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Qpid
2 5 (83.33%) GoogleTest
2 5 (83.33%) CMake
2 5 (83.33%) Bitbucket
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle ODI
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) AMQP
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) Confluence
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared

dBASE
Top Related 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 5 (83.33%) Apache Qpid
1 5 (83.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) AMQP
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Bitbucket
1 5 (83.33%) CMake
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) GoogleTest
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) Valgrind
2 3 (50.00%) VTune
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Applications Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft