Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for NFC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NFC over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Near Field Communication (NFC)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing NFC 3 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.086% 0.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.37% 0.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median daily rate - - -
South East median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 -

NFC is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 803 807 910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.95% 22.54% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 537 542
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% -0.65% +10.71%
10th Percentile £174 £253 £256
90th Percentile £518 £502 £506
South East median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 49 75
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.67% +15.81%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.56 £11.76
90th Percentile £46.17 £47.46 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% -30.77% +62.50%

NFC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing NFC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for NFC in Hampshire

NFC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NFC in Hampshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NFC in Hampshire

NFC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFC in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NFC in Hampshire

NFC
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NFC within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -28 2 - -
Fleet - 1 - - 1
NFC
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NFC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for NFC.

1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
2 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
2 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 1 (33.33%) 5G
3 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++

NFC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 3 (100.00%) GSM
1 3 (100.00%) UMTS
2 2 (66.67%) 802.11
3 1 (33.33%) 3GPP
3 1 (33.33%) 5G
3 1 (33.33%) LTE
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) WiMAX
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VxWorks
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 9000
1 2 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 17025