The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HND 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.38% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £378
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -27.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Dorset region.

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
62 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 23.57% 16.83% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 10
Median daily rate £335 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £188 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Median hourly rate £41.13 £30.08 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.71% -29.22%
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 Dorset

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

HND
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 1 - -
HND
South West

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 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 Dorset region with a requirement for HND.

1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (40.00%) HNC
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (40.00%) Def Stans
3 2 (40.00%) Military
3 2 (40.00%) FMECA
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) NAS
4 1 (20.00%) Puppet
4 1 (20.00%) Network Management
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Skype
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) CCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) CCSA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (20.00%) IPsec
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Logistics Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) FMECA
2 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) BCP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCSA
3 1 (20.00%) CCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Samba
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) VMware