Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 November 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 59 80
Contract jobs citing MFC 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.76% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.43% +12.00%
South West median daily rate - £363 £300
% change year-on-year - +20.83% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 169 131 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 22.72% 19.94% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 71 150
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £307
90th Percentile £575 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £46.25 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +25.00% -10.11%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year -3.23% +28.28% -14.71%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Gloucestershire

MFC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MFC in Gloucestershire

MFC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFC in Gloucestershire