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 26 February 2015 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 123 137 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Contract jobs citing HND 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.12% 0.039% 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.21% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £22.69 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+24.51% -25.61%
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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
410 472 481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.49% 18.19% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 226 239
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 69
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.10 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -36.36%

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
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 26 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - - - - 2
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) EDMS
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Network Security
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) CCNA

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Platform Manager
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Security
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
1 1 (20.00%) VMware