The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 114 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing HNC 13 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.24% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.84% 1.08% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £303 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £27.44 £14.13
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +94.26%
HNC
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
708 554 701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.20% 21.91% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 261 300
Median daily rate £400 £398 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +8.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £256 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 12
Median hourly rate £15.25 £21.55 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.23% +48.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £18.00 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £39.00 £20.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing HNC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HNC across the Berkshire region.

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

HNC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -9 5 - - 1
Newbury +4 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HNC 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 13 (65.00%) Nokia
1 13 (65.00%) 3G
1 13 (65.00%) 4G
2 11 (55.00%) LTE
2 11 (55.00%) HND
3 10 (50.00%) LDAP
3 10 (50.00%) SOAP
3 10 (50.00%) INAP
3 10 (50.00%) Change Management
3 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 10 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
3 10 (50.00%) SPML
3 10 (50.00%) High Availability
3 10 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 9 (45.00%) MGW
4 9 (45.00%) Back Office
4 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (45.00%) SLA
5 8 (40.00%) Front Office
5 8 (40.00%) Project Management
5 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
5 8 (40.00%) Network Design
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (35.00%) Remedy
7 6 (30.00%) CCNA
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) ITIL

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) 3G
1 13 (65.00%) 4G
2 11 (55.00%) LTE
3 10 (50.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (50.00%) INAP
3 10 (50.00%) LDAP
3 10 (50.00%) SIGTRAN
4 9 (45.00%) MGW
5 3 (15.00%) 2G
6 2 (10.00%) Nokia DX200
6 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (5.00%) Node B
7 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (45.00%) Back Office
3 8 (40.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Linux Support
1 6 (30.00%) Linux Support Engineer
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) SOAP
1 10 (50.00%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Change Management
1 10 (50.00%) High Availability
2 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Network Design
3 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 8 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (30.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) AWK
1 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) Python
1 2 (10.00%) sed
1 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) HND
2 6 (30.00%) CCNA
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) MCSE
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) RHCSA
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Nagios
1 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Nokia
2 7 (35.00%) Remedy
3 5 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Altiris
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (15.00%) BT
5 3 (15.00%) Ericsson
5 3 (15.00%) Huawei
5 3 (15.00%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (15.00%) Siemens
6 2 (10.00%) IBM
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
7 1 (5.00%) Cramer
7 1 (5.00%) NetCracker
7 1 (5.00%) Nortel
7 1 (5.00%) Tellabs
7 1 (5.00%) ZTE
Reading, Berkshire
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