The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 88 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.092% - 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.32% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
+59.09% +39.32%
HNC
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
308 133 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 28.26% 22.24% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 93 40
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 12
Average hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -25.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.70 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.90 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

HNC
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Adobe
1 1 (100.00%) Apple