The table below looks at the statistics for NFC skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 - 116 115
Contract jobs citing NFC 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.045% 0.091%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.41% 0.80%
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 - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
344 243 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.08% 10.95% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 139 99
Average daily rate £360 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £15.00 £110.00
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 Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NFC across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NFC Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

NFC
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

NFC Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire