Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for MFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MFC over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Foundation Class Library (MFC)
South West > Devon
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 49 62
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -
Contract jobs citing MFC 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.40% 1.31% 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 3.57% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Devon median daily rate £300 - £333
South West median daily rate £300 £350 £333
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.26% -33.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Devon median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South West median hourly rate - £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year - -4.46% -

MFC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 178 168 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 35.60% 36.60% 40.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 116 191
Devon median daily rate £400 £366 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.22% -1.81% +6.57%
10th Percentile £263 £215 £275
90th Percentile £600 £490 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 1
Devon median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -13.79% +35.94%
10th Percentile £38.75 £18.64 £41.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £38.75 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +5.59%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing MFC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Devon

MFC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MFC in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for MFC in Devon

MFC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFC in Devon

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for MFC.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) VxWorks
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared