The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FoxPro (VFP) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FoxPro (VFP) over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual FoxPro (VFP)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 631 616
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.018%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £320 £325
% change year-on-year - -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FoxPro (VFP) is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 17797 19305 19561
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.91% 39.10% 38.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12243 13462 13266
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 413 395
Median hourly rate £41.75 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £15.95 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £51.10 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

FoxPro (VFP)
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing FoxPro (VFP) as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for FoxPro (VFP) in England

FoxPro (VFP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FoxPro (VFP) in England

FoxPro (VFP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FoxPro (VFP) in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for FoxPro (VFP).

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Conflict Management

FoxPro (VFP)
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic Integration
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) HPUX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Conflict Management
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) TIBCO