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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 91
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +67.93%
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
185 199 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.20% 12.60% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 118 72
Median daily rate £425 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.72% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.66% +122.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £150.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +29.72%

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