The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +67.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
NFC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 202 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 17.18% 16.56% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 74 57
Median daily rate £418 £400 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% +10.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +67.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.19 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.33 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.35% +40.72%