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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 120
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MFC 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.33% - 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% - 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £440 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £445 £325
% change year-on-year -13.48% +36.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88%  

MFC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 396 460 475
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.02% 23.42% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 315 319
Median daily rate £388 £373 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +1.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.27 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MFC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Winchester - 2 £440 -
MFC
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 10 (83.33%) XML Messaging
2 10 (83.33%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (83.33%) XML
2 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 10 (83.33%) Eclipse
3 9 (75.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (66.67%) .NET
5 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 7 (58.33%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) C#
6 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (50.00%) Scrum
7 5 (41.67%) JIRA
7 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
8 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (33.33%) SDLC
8 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 4 (33.33%) Replication
8 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (33.33%) LAN
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) Code Coverage

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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MySQL
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Eclipse
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) C++ Developer
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) C++/Java Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) XML
1 10 (83.33%) XML Messaging
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
6 3 (25.00%) Code Coverage
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
7 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) Java
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Telerik