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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing HND 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.97% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £49.19 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.44 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+27.55% +27.62%
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
38 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.03% 18.84% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 18
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £25.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Samba
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) CCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (33.33%) CCSE
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Nokia
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Nagios
3 1 (33.33%) BCP
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Linux

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 (33.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) ICT Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Trainer
2 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Security
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSA
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Nagios
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) VMware