The table below looks at the statistics for MFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MFC over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
South West / Somerset
Rank - 37 40
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.02% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.00% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £333 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.51% +6.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.18 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-11.08% +5.43%

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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 100 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.00% 34.13% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 64 70
Median daily rate £350 £375 £362
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £263 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +22.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

MFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

MFC
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MFC Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MFC
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MFC Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset