The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - - 9
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria - - 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 - -
MFC
North West

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 Cumbria region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 21.18% 17.92% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £490 £505 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.97% +34.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Median hourly rate £57.75 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cumbria 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 Cumbria

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria