The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
England / London
Rank - 411 408
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.019% 0.033%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2482 2751 2911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.83% 12.83% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1683 1799 1888
Median daily rate £440 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 87
Median hourly rate £29.75 £24.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.78% +21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-28.33% +13.20%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in London

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in London

NFC
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NFC across the London region.

NFC Hourly Rate Trend in London

NFC
Top 29 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for NFC.

1 3 (100.00%) EMV
1 3 (100.00%) Contactless
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (33.33%) PayPal
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

NFC
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Payments Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Android Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Android SDK
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Contactless
1 3 (100.00%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) PayPal
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