The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +69.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
NFC
Northamptonshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 5.94% 8.20% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 15
Median daily rate £350 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £260 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £418 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+47.67% +7.50%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in Northampton