The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 101 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HNC 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.055% - 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.38% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £303 £250
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.12 £27.44 £14.13
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +94.26%
HNC
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
262 277 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.29% 17.94% 12.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 121 74
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 18 19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.98 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +3.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £25.00 £39.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

HNC
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Planner
1 1 (100.00%) Network Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence