The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 66 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing MFC 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.80% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.00% 3.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.82%
MFC
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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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
200 267 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 22.88% 26.59% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 132 73
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £254 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MFC
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) GPRS
2 1 (50.00%) ISAPI
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) GPRS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) DCOM
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) ISAPI
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft