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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 81 74 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing HNC 6 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.095% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 0.52% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
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£390 £115 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+239.13% -69.73%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £328
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -16.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +12.50%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
355 194 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.50% 18.41% 29.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 93 84
Average daily rate £350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 4 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +54.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HNC across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HNC across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

HNC Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -12 4 £300 +160.86% 1
Aylesbury - - - -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HNC.

1 16 (94.12%) HND
2 14 (82.35%) Project Management
3 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
3 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) MS Project
5 11 (64.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
7 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
9 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (11.76%) Coaching
10 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
10 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.88%) MS Office
10 1 (5.88%) ITIL
10 1 (5.88%) Windows
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
10 1 (5.88%) BS15000
10 1 (5.88%) Service Management
10 1 (5.88%) Change Management
10 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (5.88%) Risk Management

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing HNC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HNC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Project Management
2 13 (76.47%) PRINCE2
3 10 (58.82%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 16 (94.12%) HND
2 13 (76.47%) SC Cleared
2 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 11 (64.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 9 (52.94%) DV Cleared
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) BS15000
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) CheckPoint
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