The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 32
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - - 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
NFC
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 6.67% 10.97% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 4
Median daily rate £475 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £486 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing NFC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in Halifax