The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 58
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £478
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -32.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
150 127 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 23.58% 16.71% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 38 27
Average daily rate £375 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £190 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Average hourly rate £14.85 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £32.10 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFC across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire