The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank 129 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NFC 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £485 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.25% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
355 492 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.12% 17.88% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 244 180
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 59 33
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% +32.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.59 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.40% +47.92%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NFC across the East of England region.

NFC Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

NFC
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 1 £485 -
NFC
England

NFC
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for NFC.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Smartcard
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) APMP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree