The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 4.88%
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
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.63% 5.19% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 25
Median daily rate £338 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £360 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.75 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+33.30% -6.64%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire