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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
dBASE
Rank - 640 635
Contract jobs citing dBASE 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.023% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £440
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
11715 13220 11998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.91% 23.55% 22.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 7900 8624 7476
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 194 202
Median hourly rate £31.27 £27.78 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -2.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.97 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.17 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.59 £28.13 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -4.66%

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
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