The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 23 -
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 0.75% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 2.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -12.77%
MFC
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36 39 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.51% 29.32% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 9
Median daily rate £385 £333 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -10.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing MFC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MFC across the Cheltenham region.

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham