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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
England / East Midlands
Rank 86 93 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing HND 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.19% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.61% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-43.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +16.81%

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
248 307 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.16% 19.42% 17.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 191 156
Median daily rate £380 £390 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 20
Median hourly rate £19.88 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £34.25 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

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 February 2017. 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 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 +11 4 - -
HND
England

HND
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) HNC
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Java

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft