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

ECC members have exclusive access to the very best tools available to help to evaluate roles, determine pay and reward, and underpin your reward strategy.

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.

ECC Online, our unique web-based software tool, gives members direct access to HERA or FEDRA with their own secure database. It also produces management information and supports other HR tasks such as:

  • Recording HESA data
  • Providing HR metrics
  • Managing appeals and promotions

ECC Online also includes an International Pay Calculator, user guides and a competency framework supporting:

  • Recruitment
  • Development
  • Talent management and succession planning
  • Performance management