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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 90
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +69.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
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
205 180 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.91% 11.37% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 101 87
Median daily rate £425 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.81% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 29
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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