The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 81 97
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.30% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £538
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NFC
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
200 174 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.76% 12.05% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 87 68
Average daily rate £313 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £219 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £22.50 £29.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands