The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 135 122 133
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing HND 10 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.083% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.73% 0.40% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £301 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.31% +84.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £275 £290
% change year-on-year
+20.90% -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.58 £13.17
% change year-on-year
+71.69% +18.32%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
578 503 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.45% 20.81% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 228 273
Average daily rate £361 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.41% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 75
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.08 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

HND
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

HND
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

HND Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

HND
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 5 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 1 £400 -
Bedfordshire -21 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Essex - - - -
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HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (60.00%) Project Management
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Electronics
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 5 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Network Management
4 5 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
5 4 (26.67%) HNC
6 3 (20.00%) EDMS
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) Document Management
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (13.33%) C#
7 2 (13.33%) VB
7 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (6.67%) AutoCAD
1 1 (6.67%) CATIA
1 1 (6.67%) NASTRAN
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (46.67%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) ICT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Programmer
4 2 (13.33%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (6.67%) CAD Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) CAD Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
2 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 3 (20.00%) Document Management
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) CAD
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Stress Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (6.67%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C++
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) VB
2 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Chartered Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) HNC
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) NEC
1 1 (6.67%) SolidWorks
1 1 (6.67%) ANSYS
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