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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NFC over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Rank - 96 96
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.066% 0.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.74% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £330 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 £463
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
186 135 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.03% 8.89% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 66
Average daily rate £350 £300 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £386 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.94 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.13% +3.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

NFC
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFC across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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