Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for HNC qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 January 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)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 101 88 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +83
Contract jobs citing HNC 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.093% 0.10% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
West Sussex median daily rate £263 - -
South East median daily rate £380 £440 £260
% change year-on-year -13.64% +69.23% -16.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - £50.00 -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% +61.29% -53.03%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
West Sussex
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 297 231 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 27.58% 23.10% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 131 164
West Sussex median daily rate £413 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £313
90th Percentile £590 £500 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £403 £410
% change year-on-year +5.59% -1.83% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 15
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £47.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.94% +35.00% +105.88%
10th Percentile £42.50 £17.50 £25.15
90th Percentile £52.10 £62.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year +50.00% +7.11% -33.31%

HNC
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for HNC in West Sussex

HNC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HNC in West Sussex

HNC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HNC in West Sussex

HNC
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HNC within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 1 £263 - 1
HNC
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for HNC.

1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis

HNC
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Practitioner
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt