The table below looks at the statistics for FileMaker skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FileMaker over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FileMaker Pro
Rank 578 560 564
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing FileMaker 23 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.019% 0.019%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.19% 0.084% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 3 5
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£325 £310 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +55.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £342 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £200
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
11902 11915 11328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.47% 23.06% 21.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7804 7353 6634
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 246 292
Average hourly rate £31.20 £28.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -8.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.80 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%

FileMaker
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FileMaker Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FileMaker
Daily Rate Trend

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

FileMaker Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FileMaker
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FileMaker Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FileMaker
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FileMaker within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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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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
England -19 23 £325 +4.83% 5
London +16 18 £325 -1.51% 2
City of London - 2 £325 -
Watford - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

FileMaker
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FileMaker 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 FileMaker.

1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) MySQL
3 14 (48.28%) Mac OS X Server
4 13 (44.83%) Apple
5 11 (37.93%) Back Office
6 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
6 8 (27.59%) Degree
7 7 (24.14%) Linux
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
9 4 (13.79%) NHS
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.34%) VBA
10 3 (10.34%) MS Office
10 3 (10.34%) Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
10 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
10 3 (10.34%) VMware
10 3 (10.34%) Multimedia
10 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
10 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
11 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
11 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing

FileMaker
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing FileMaker 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 FileMaker. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) MySQL
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Back Office
2 8 (27.59%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.34%) Multimedia
4 1 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Support Technician
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Technician
4 6 (20.69%) FileMaker Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Administrator
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Server Support
7 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
1 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.34%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Mac OS X Server
3 7 (24.14%) Linux
4 3 (10.34%) Mac OS X
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) Project Management
1 3 (10.34%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (6.90%) Stress Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (44.83%) Apple
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) VMware