The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 156 - 216
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HND 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% - 0.032%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% - 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £41.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
-46.34% +83.24%
HND
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
513 824 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.69% 15.07% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 617 799
Average daily rate £450 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £569 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Average hourly rate £21.78 £21.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.71% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £14.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £89.00 £34.80 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HND across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

HND
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

HND
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HND.

1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Workday HCM
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) HNC
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) CSS

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HND. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Workday HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Workday Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft