Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 154 159
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester - 0.032% 0.10%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.21% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median daily rate - - £183
North West median daily rate - - £229
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Manchester median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.50
North West median hourly rate £24.56 £32.75 £14.50
% change year-on-year -25.01% +125.86% -

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 407 479 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.54% 15.09% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 279 269
Manchester median daily rate £380 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.43% +10.67% -
10th Percentile £175 £195 £250
90th Percentile £625 £603 £500
North West median daily rate £405 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 7 7
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.62% +61.76% +28.62%
10th Percentile £14.58 £13.38 £12.35
90th Percentile £55.75 £32.55 £30.01
North West median hourly rate £35.63 £27.75 £30.36
% change year-on-year +28.38% -8.58% +55.87%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Manchester

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in Manchester

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HNC in Manchester