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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria - - 3.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £375 £320
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +17.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-0.11% -
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
15 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 24.19% 15.84% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 4
Median daily rate £490 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £57.75 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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