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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 42
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £500 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +53.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £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
20 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.41% 6.80% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 26
Median daily rate £325 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £407 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+64.92% -4.33%

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