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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton - - 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £513 £338
% change year-on-year
-34.14% +51.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £21.50
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
21 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.42% 5.86% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 20
Median daily rate £338 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £330 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £452 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -8.67%

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