The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 132 120 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing MFC 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.16% 0.036%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.03% 0.57% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £41.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +19.70%
MFC
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
877 702 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.89% 28.95% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 387 464
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 45 41
Average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £33.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -2.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £11.15 £17.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £39.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MFC
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MFC across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MFC Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MFC
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire - 2 £300 - 8
Bedfordshire - - - -
MFC
England

MFC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (100.00%) C++
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) OO
3 7 (77.78%) OOD
3 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
4 6 (66.67%) UNIX
5 4 (44.44%) Information Management
6 3 (33.33%) C#
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
7 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
7 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (11.11%) Law
7 1 (11.11%) Legal
7 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
7 1 (11.11%) Perl
7 1 (11.11%) UML

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) C++ Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 6 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) OOD
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Code Coverage
3 1 (11.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) DV Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Cambridgeshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Depends on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
The People Network
Rate: £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Peterborough
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago