The table below looks at the statistics for FoxPro (VFP) skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
Rank - 609 584
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.034% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate
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- £323 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £323 £363
% change year-on-year
- -11.03%
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 Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
22342 20736 20418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.14% 37.29% 38.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15023 13122 12841
Average daily rate £400 £388 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £267 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 507 415 565
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £64.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

FoxPro (VFP)
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FoxPro (VFP) Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Daily Rate Trend

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

FoxPro (VFP) Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Hourly Rate Trend

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

FoxPro (VFP) Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) RAD
4 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Axure RP
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
7 2 (16.67%) SUSE
7 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
7 2 (16.67%) VB6
7 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner

FoxPro (VFP)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Axure RP
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FoxPro Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) HPUX
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
1 2 (16.67%) SUSE
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) RAD
1 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Security Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
5 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) TIBCO