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 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 - 103 -
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.057% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.47% -
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
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
166 212 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.38% 12.09% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 107 52
Average daily rate £325 £368 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.56% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £340 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £30.00 £25.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
- +44.57%

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