Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 18 November 2017 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 168 193
Rank change year-on-year +13 +25 -15
Contract jobs citing MFC 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.18% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.51% 0.72% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £419 £400 £290
90th Percentile £450 £400 £310
South East median daily rate £440 £500 £325
% change year-on-year -12.00% +53.85% -22.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.47% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year +24.18% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 783 969 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.23% 24.90% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 576 703
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £260 £281 £264
90th Percentile £525 £508 £494
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 59 33
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £38.06 £18.22 £17.50
90th Percentile £50.80 £59.31 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Hampshire

MFC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MFC in Hampshire

MFC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFC in Hampshire

MFC
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFC within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester - 2 £440 -
Portsmouth -5 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - - 1
MFC
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MFC.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) STL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
3 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
3 1 (25.00%) Eclipse

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (25.00%) OLE
2 1 (25.00%) STL
2 1 (25.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft