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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £485 £400 £320
% change year-on-year
+21.25% +25.00%
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
42 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.05% 9.56% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 8
Median daily rate £305 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £333
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.75 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.54% -14.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.35 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +41.72%

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