Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 May 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)
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +26
Contract jobs citing HNC 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 0.66% 0.34% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.85% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £210 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £210 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -40.00% +7.69% +41.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate £29.25 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £26.91 £25.12 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.11% -30.22% +125.00%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 108 107 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 35.64% 36.64% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 47 48
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £400 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.48% +32.94%
10th Percentile £174 £241 £253
90th Percentile £545 £498 £533
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 17
Portsmouth median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -11.14% +44.94%
10th Percentile £39.12 £11.78 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £50.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.46 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.31% -22.22% +178.47%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Portsmouth

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HNC in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for HNC.

1 2 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) IRCA
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Windchill
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) COM

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windchill
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HND
2 1 (50.00%) IRCA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft