The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 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 Cumbria - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.25% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - -
NFC
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 9.09% 10.09% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Average daily rate £250 £500 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Average hourly rate £43.00 £49.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.13% +70.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFC across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFC across the Cumbria region.

NFC Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria