The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank - 71 81
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.11% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.52% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £36.00 £47.09
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -23.55%

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
287 191 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.84% 20.17% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 115 128
Median daily rate £438 £406 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +15.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £218 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 29
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.24 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £29.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

HNC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft