The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 653 635
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.005% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
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 with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19764 20993 21025
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.95% 38.88% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13485 14405 14060
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 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 462 425
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.77 £15.00 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £50.16 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

FoxPro (VFP)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FoxPro (VFP) in the UK

FoxPro (VFP)
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FoxPro (VFP) in the UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 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 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