The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 235 249 238
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs citing HNC 7 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.35% 0.77% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 14
Median daily rate £240 £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £216 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £398 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £326 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.50 £28.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.61% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £24.90 £21.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £32.10 £41.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-54.66% +56.25%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1975 2596 2906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.52% 27.44% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1527 1437
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 144 141
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.89 £50.00 £42.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HNC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +3 5 £240 -1.03% 2
Hampshire +16 1 - - 1
Surrey +16 1 - -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 South East region with a requirement for HNC.

1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Degree
3 8 (44.44%) HND
4 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) 3G
4 7 (38.89%) LTE
4 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (33.33%) 4G
5 6 (33.33%) 2G
6 5 (27.78%) Back Office
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
6 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) MS Access
7 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (22.22%) Nortel
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) Remedy
7 4 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
7 4 (22.22%) Nokia
7 4 (22.22%) Siemens
7 4 (22.22%) BT
7 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 4 (22.22%) Cramer
7 4 (22.22%) ZTE

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Visio
3 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (5.56%) CATIA
5 1 (5.56%) MS Office
5 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) 3G
1 7 (38.89%) LTE
1 7 (38.89%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (33.33%) 2G
2 6 (33.33%) 4G
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
4 1 (5.56%) HTTP
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (22.22%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) eggPlant
1 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (27.78%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.11%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Telecoms Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Design Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Service Desk Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms Assistant
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Electronics Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) LTE Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test and Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
1 1 (5.56%) XHTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
4 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) PDM
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Requirements Management
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
2 8 (44.44%) HND
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (5.56%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView
2 1 (5.56%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (22.22%) Arqiva
2 4 (22.22%) BT
2 4 (22.22%) Citrix
2 4 (22.22%) Cramer
2 4 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 4 (22.22%) Huawei
2 4 (22.22%) NetCracker
2 4 (22.22%) Nokia
2 4 (22.22%) Nokia Networks
2 4 (22.22%) Nortel
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
2 4 (22.22%) Siemens
2 4 (22.22%) Telindus
2 4 (22.22%) Tellabs
2 4 (22.22%) Virgin Media
2 4 (22.22%) ZTE
3 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.56%) VMware
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