The table below looks at the statistics for HNC in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HNC over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Rank 59 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing HNC 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.41% 0.82% 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 2.34% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £319 £328 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.67% +9.16%
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 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-54.66% +66.66%
HNC
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
334 256 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 46.20% 34.92% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 175 131
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 10
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +131.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.05 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +57.14%

HNC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

HNC Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

HNC
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HNC Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HNC
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

HNC Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

HNC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 8 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for HNC.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Contact Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) Migration

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Network Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Network Support
2 5 (62.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) NOC Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Network Operations Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Operations Support Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
2 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
3 3 (37.50%) Contact Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CCNA
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 8 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco