The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank - 434 426
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.008% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.027% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £480 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -12.77%
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7707 7495 7470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.48% 31.56% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5738 5469 5235
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 50
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in London

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in London

MFC
Top 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 London region with a requirement for MFC.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ATL
1 1 (100.00%) STL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLink
1 1 (100.00%) Endur
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) ETRM
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (100.00%) Endur
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ATL
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ETRM
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) OpenLink
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle