The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 210 -
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.034% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £480 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £331 £320
% change year-on-year
+17.73% +3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
MFC
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1218 1781 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.65% 30.06% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1455 1266
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MFC across the City of London region.

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MFC
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MFC 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 City of London region with a requirement for MFC.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ATL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) ETRM
3 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) OpenLink
3 1 (33.33%) Endur
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) STL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Java

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ATL
2 1 (33.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) ETRM
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) VC++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) OpenLink
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle