The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 29 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MFC 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.12% - 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.08% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
MFC
South 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 Devon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 80 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 36.52% 36.87% 25.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 28 24
Average daily rate £350 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Devon

MFC
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exmouth - 2 £338 -
MFC
South West

MFC
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing MFC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MFC.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) VC++
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
3 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Devon region citing MFC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MFC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) C++
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001