Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 22 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +30
Contract jobs citing MFC 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.32% 1.76% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 6.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate - - -
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £300
% change year-on-year +10.00% +33.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year +10.47% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 89 87 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 28.16% 25.51% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 40
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £281 £263
90th Percentile £500 £464 £452
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 2
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £45.75 £33.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% +37.41% -26.01%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.28 £27.41
90th Percentile £46.00 £49.39 £40.18
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +13.33%

MFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for MFC in Portsmouth

MFC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFC in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 22 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MFC.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

MFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (100.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL