The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 92 89 82
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing HND 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.081% 0.062% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.66% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £110 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.44 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+27.55% +27.62%
HND
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
142 152 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.43% 9.46% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 85 87
Median daily rate £375 £330 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £423 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 14
Median hourly rate £42.50 £21.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.67% +19.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

HND
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iPad
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Distribution
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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