Period
to 17 November 2017

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 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 875 892 890
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 -14
Contract jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.007% 0.005% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
UK median daily rate £475 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.33% -7.69% +0.78%
10th Percentile £463 £300 £313
90th Percentile £488 £300 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +58.33% -7.69% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FoxPro (VFP) is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 43135 42780 44100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.96% 40.37% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 30145 29367 29840
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £306 £281 £269
90th Percentile £638 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 803 890 1046
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +21.31%
10th Percentile £16.15 £14.25 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +20.97%

FoxPro (VFP)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FoxPro (VFP) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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

FoxPro (VFP)
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FoxPro (VFP) within the UK over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
UK excluding London +31 3 £475 +58.33% 3
England +19 3 £475 +58.33% 3
South East +7 3 £475 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VB6
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) FoxPro Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) VB
1 3 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (100.00%) VB6