The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 60 75 71
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing HNC 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.02% 0.85% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £420 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £288
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.06 £32.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +88.23%
HNC
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 118 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.64% 14.88% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 55
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 13
Median hourly rate £10.00 £16.39 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.96% -22.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) HND
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner