The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Certificate (HNC)
Hampshire / Fareham
Rank 23 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HNC 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fareham 0.86% - 1.96%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £263 - £215
UK excluding London median daily rate £316 £273 £383
% change year-on-year +15.96% -28.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.82
% change year-on-year +5.63% +1.95%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Fareham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Fareham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 47 30 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fareham 40.52% 42.86% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 16
Median daily rate £375 £323 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.27% -28.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £546 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Fareham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fareham citing HNC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Fareham

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fareham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in Fareham

HNC
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Fareham

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Fareham region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

HNC
Top Related IT Skills in Fareham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test and Validation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Validation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Verification Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree