The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 49 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing HNC 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.23% 0.27% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 0.74% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £14.13 £23.25
% change year-on-year
+94.26% -39.24%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
214 136 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 49.20% 37.06% 51.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 74 85
Average daily rate £450 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 11
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.00 £39.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £17.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.20 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HNC across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

HNC
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Degree