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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
England / East Midlands
Rank - - 80
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
193 231 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.94% 15.51% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 127 90
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £188 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £366 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.02% +4.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 17
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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