The first table below looks at the demand for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 16 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - - 27
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £265 £315
% change year-on-year
+41.50% -15.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 19 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.97% 10.98% 18.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 8 20
Average daily rate £425 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £190.00 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1017.64% -4.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
MFC
South Wales

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MFC across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff