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 28 June 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
28 Jun 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 Northampton - - 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +67.93%
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
17 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.69% 8.96% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +38.88%

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