The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - - 96
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.059%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +69.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
NFC
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
275 266 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.41% 12.24% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 165 113
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £12.50 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.32 £187.50 £23.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £21.53 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+50.98% +7.62%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire