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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Near Field Communication (NFC)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 7.41%
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 Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.59% 7.48% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 21
Median daily rate £300 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £400 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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