The first table below looks at the demand for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Scotland region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
Rank 120 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MFC 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.02% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% +6.16%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
785 598 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 28.50% 24.33% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 277 190
Average daily rate £375 £368 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +16.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 16
Average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
MFC
UK

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MFC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MFC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Edinburgh - - - - 1
MFC
UK

MFC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (100.00%) C++
2 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (80.00%) STL
4 7 (70.00%) XML
4 7 (70.00%) COM+
4 7 (70.00%) DCOM
4 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
5 6 (60.00%) OLE DB
5 6 (60.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) ATL
6 5 (50.00%) HTTP
7 4 (40.00%) IIS
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (20.00%) VC++
9 1 (10.00%) Symbian
9 1 (10.00%) Linux
9 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
9 1 (10.00%) DirectX
9 1 (10.00%) Finance
9 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
9 1 (10.00%) C
9 1 (10.00%) UNIX
9 1 (10.00%) Banking
9 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
9 1 (10.00%) iPhone
9 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (10.00%) iPad
9 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
9 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS

MFC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (90.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) STL
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) COM+
2 7 (70.00%) DCOM
3 6 (60.00%) OLE DB
3 6 (60.00%) ATL
4 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
4 1 (10.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) iPhone
1 1 (10.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (70.00%) Performance Management
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (10.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Symbian
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