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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
Rank 607 562 581
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +19
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 6 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.028% 0.073% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +160.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £325 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £351 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £11.25

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
21761 20430 20302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.28% 38.95% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14475 13071 12065
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 583 691
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.35 £16.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -37 5 £225 -30.76% 2
East of England -16 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands -18 1 £275 -15.38%
South East -19 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £225 -
Dorking - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £225 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Dunstable - - - -
Kettering - - - -
Leeds - - - -
London - - - -
Solihull - - - -
St Neots - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Scotland - - - -

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) VB
3 7 (53.85%) HPUX
3 7 (53.85%) Linux
3 7 (53.85%) Apache
3 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (53.85%) MS Access
3 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
3 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) FTP
3 7 (53.85%) HP
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
3 7 (53.85%) SUSE
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (53.85%) Statistical Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) Release Management
3 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
3 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (53.85%) WebLogic Integration
3 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 5 (38.46%) C#

FoxPro (VFP)
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) WebLogic
1 7 (53.85%) Apache
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
1 7 (53.85%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP CRM
2 1 (7.69%) MoSes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 7 (53.85%) MS Access
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Tester
1 5 (38.46%) Non-Functional Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) FoxPro Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) N-Tier
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) HPUX
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) SUSE
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Statistical Analysis
1 7 (53.85%) Release Management
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Security Testing
1 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 5 (38.46%) Integration Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Document Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) VB
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB Practitioner
1 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
1 7 (53.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) TIBCO
3 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Informatica
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