Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 142 141
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing HNC 2 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.062% 0.24% 0.063%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.30% 1.34% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
East Midlands median daily rate - £338 -
England median daily rate £390 £370 £371
% change year-on-year +5.41% -0.34% +23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £32.00
England median hourly rate £25.12 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -30.22% -4.00% +66.67%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East Midlands
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 659 595 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 20.52% 18.04% 19.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 404 320
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £213 £216 £215
90th Percentile £550 £550 £500
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 40
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.19% +14.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.96 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.60 £39.50 £32.55
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% +5.21% +26.32%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing HNC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in the East Midlands

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in the East Midlands

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HNC in the East Midlands

HNC
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -4 2 - -
HNC
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) Primavera
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle