The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RFID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RFID over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID)
England / London
Rank 401 - 418
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing RFID 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.026% - 0.005%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.21% - 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £280 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £425 -
% change year-on-year -74.11% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

RFID is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2415 2823 2877
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.55% 12.75% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1912 1843
Median daily rate £439 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 85
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £12.80 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.85 £37.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -38.24% +23.33%  

RFID
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing RFID as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for RFID in London

RFID
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RFID in London

RFID
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RFID in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RFID in London

RFID
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for RFID in London

RFID
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RFID within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 - - 1
RFID
England

RFID
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RFID 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 London region with a requirement for RFID.

1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (25.00%) NFC
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
4 1 (12.50%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (12.50%) HL7
4 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (12.50%) FMCG
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Android
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
4 1 (12.50%) Itk
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) React Native
4 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy

RFID
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (25.00%) NFC
2 1 (12.50%) SMTP
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (37.50%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
1 1 (12.50%) Itk
1 1 (12.50%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Facilities Management
2 1 (12.50%) Information Governance
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HL7
1 1 (12.50%) SNOMED CT