The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 136 130 143
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing HNC 5 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.59% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% 1.82% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £400 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +220.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £326 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% -
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
961 1045 1008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 34.40% 32.70% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 672 591
Median daily rate £405 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.51% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 63 75
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £16.75 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £45.00 £47.50
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 West

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HNC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Wiltshire -1 3 - -
Gloucestershire +1 2 - -
HNC
England

HNC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

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 West region with a requirement for HNC.

1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (47.62%) SLA
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 10 (47.62%) CCNA
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 6 (28.57%) Analytics
5 5 (23.81%) HND
5 5 (23.81%) Contact Management
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) Teradata
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) OLAP
6 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 4 (19.05%) SAS
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (19.05%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (19.05%) OLAP
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (19.05%) Star Schema
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Operations Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Teradata Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 3 (14.29%) Windows NT
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 6 (28.57%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Six Sigma
4 5 (23.81%) Contact Management
5 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (19.05%) ETL
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analytics
6 3 (14.29%) Business Forecasting
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.76%) PLM
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C
2 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) CCNA
2 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 10 (47.62%) DV Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) APMP
4 1 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco
2 4 (19.05%) MicroStrategy
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Teradata
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