What we do

HERA and FEDRA, the sector’s leading role analysis tools 

Our sector-leading schemes HERA (Higher Education Role Analysis) and FEDRA (Further Education Development and Role Analysis) have helped analyse more than 150,000 roles in 140 organisations, determining pay and grading structures for more than half a million people.


Expert Consultancy

We build effective relationships with our members; offering a long-term, consistent and comprehensive service. Every member has a dedicated named consultant who gets to know your team and will work with you closely throughout the year to maximise the benefits of your membership.


Free places on ECC training and events

ECC members receive two complimentary places on all of our one-day training events, as well as our Annual Conference. Member discounts also apply for additional places.


Labour market data resources and International Pay Calculator

It’s never been more vital to have reliable, up-to-date salary information to ensure you are paying appropriate market rates. We provide flexible labour market data services in partnership with experts Incomes Data Research (IDR).


ECC Connecting People

As a consortium of universities and colleges, connecting people is at the heart of ECC. Our services that bring people and solutions together include:

  • Network groups
  • Online community
  • ECC team support
  • Supplier discounts