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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £208 £350
% change year-on-year
+56.06% -40.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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
57 18 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.58% 5.49% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 15 30
Median daily rate £325 £255 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.45% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £188 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -53.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -0.83%

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