Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing HNC 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire - - 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate - - £401
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - £12.75
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.63

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 16 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.13% 21.96% 10.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 42 19
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +10.29% +9.68%
10th Percentile £244 £313 £269
90th Percentile £473 £499 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +9.42% +2.81% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Staffordshire median hourly rate £26.00 £53.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.40% +18.89% -36.17%
10th Percentile £12.62 £33.71 £18.10
90th Percentile £52.50 £61.19 £49.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.77 £30.50
% change year-on-year -10.78% -41.75% +24.49%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in Staffordshire

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in Staffordshire