The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 100 100 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing HND 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.062% 0.064%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.40% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £331 - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £294
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-32.88% +106.94%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
285 308 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.30% 18.98% 18.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 150 150
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 28
Median hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £14.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.32 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

HND
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

HND
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Nottinghamshire - 3 £331 -
Northamptonshire -4 1 - - 1
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for HND.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
2 7 (58.33%) VBA
2 7 (58.33%) Classic ASP
2 7 (58.33%) VB6
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) HNC
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
4 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) MSTest

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) SharePoint
1 7 (58.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MSTest
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Ant
2 1 (8.33%) Checkstyle
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) QUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
2 7 (58.33%) Classic ASP
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) EJB
5 1 (8.33%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) Java EE
5 1 (8.33%) JBoss Seam
5 1 (8.33%) JMS
5 1 (8.33%) JPA
5 1 (8.33%) JSTL
5 1 (8.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
2 7 (58.33%) VB6
2 7 (58.33%) VBA
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) OCMJD
4 1 (8.33%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Endeca
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Sun