The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 67 72
Contract jobs citing HND 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.51% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £283 £378
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -25.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.06 £32.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% +48.83%
HND
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Qualifications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
188 197 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 22.25% 22.29% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 125 106
Median daily rate £420 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 10
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.39 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +107.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £26.98 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £73.70 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing HND as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HND across the Bristol region.

HND Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HND across the Bristol region.

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

HND
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Server Building
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V