The first table below looks at the demand for dBASE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited dBASE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
dBASE
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing dBASE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
492 433 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.31% 23.78% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 210 253
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 14
Average hourly rate £20.50 £37.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.59% +42.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.31 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.73 £42.20 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.97%
dBASE
England

dBASE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing dBASE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

dBASE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

dBASE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing dBASE across the West Midlands region.

dBASE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands