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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £200 £338
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -40.74%
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 Northampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 11.59% 5.70% 7.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 16
Median daily rate £200 £200 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -56.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £200 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £379 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.20% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +26.31%

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