The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 104 113 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Contract jobs citing HNC 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.11% 0.16% 0.095%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 0.37% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £263 £318 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.32% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £270 £345
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -21.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £36.00 £31.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.02
% change year-on-year
- -0.05%

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
755 803 845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.85% 42.00% 40.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 506 422
Median daily rate £413 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 36 27
Median hourly rate £41.64 £45.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.46% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.38 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HNC
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Fareham - 1 £263 -
HNC
South East

HNC
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test and Validation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared