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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.13% -
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 0
Median hourly rate - £41.24 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.81 £32.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-26.17% +65.38%
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
44 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 17.89% 18.93% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 18
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 6
Median hourly rate £18.46 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

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

HNC
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Military
1 1 (100.00%) FMECA
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Military
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) FMECA
1 1 (100.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Def Stans