Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Higher National Certificate (HNC)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 81 102
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.26% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.60% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £400 £518
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.71% +29.38%
East of England median daily rate - £400 £485
% change year-on-year - -17.53% +43.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% -4.00% -18.48%

HNC is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 272 187 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 19.30% 16.48% 17.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 80 138
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £191 £191 £209
90th Percentile £559 £528 £541
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 33
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £40.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.68% +233.33% -42.86%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.24 £9.30
90th Percentile £47.60 £47.50 £58.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £27.62 £21.50
% change year-on-year -34.83% +28.47% +7.50%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HNC in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in Cambridgeshire

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HNC in Cambridgeshire