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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 97
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £513 £338
% change year-on-year
-34.14% +51.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.50
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
216 165 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 13.32% 10.19% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 81 97
Median daily rate £338 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £182 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 24
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £5.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £22.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

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