The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 30 30
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.84% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.44% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.83% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £41.24 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +83.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +59.09%
HNC
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.25% 18.99% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 23
Median daily rate £413 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 9
Median hourly rate £25.50 £43.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.69% +1.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset