Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - +40 -6
Contract jobs citing HNC 3 0 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 0.96% - 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% - 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 - £313
South Wales median daily rate £550 - £319

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 Newport with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Newport
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 209 105 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 66.77% 58.99% 41.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 74 81
10th Percentile £171 £178 £225
25th Percentile £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £508 £456 £475
Median % change year-on-year +11.34% -3.95% +18.75%
75th Percentile £560 £525 £525
90th Percentile £575 £536 £560
South Wales median daily rate £480 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +6.56% - +9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 16
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -46.43% -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.86 £22.25 £41.25
% change year-on-year -1.75% -46.06% +118.60%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing HNC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Newport

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HNC in Newport.

Daily rate trend for HNC in Newport

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HNC in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for HNC in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing HNC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for HNC.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCNP
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VMware