The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
UK / England
Rank 542 526 488
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -38
Contract jobs citing HND 35 63 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.40% 0.63% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 28 52
Median daily rate £208 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.15% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £257 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £405 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-43.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 5
Median hourly rate £38.75 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -28.57%
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 England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8730 10060 9619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.77% 21.37% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5580 6339 5592
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 414 388 436
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.55 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.16% +61.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.53 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in England

HND
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in England

HND
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

HND Daily Rate Histogram in England

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in England

HND
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

HND Hourly Rate Histogram in England

HND
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +4 13 £244 -22.00% 2
North West +23 11 £136 - 4
South West -9 6 £225 -29.68% 2
East Midlands +2 4 - - 3
North East - 1 £285 - 1
HND
UK

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for HND.

1 46 (76.67%) Degree
2 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) HNC
4 21 (35.00%) Finance
5 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 18 (30.00%) MS Office
7 14 (23.33%) Oracle
8 13 (21.67%) SQL
8 13 (21.67%) Workflow
9 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
11 10 (16.67%) Data Entry
11 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
11 10 (16.67%) SAP
12 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
12 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
13 8 (13.33%) Java
13 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 8 (13.33%) C#
14 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
14 7 (11.67%) Web Services
14 7 (11.67%) Radio Access Network
15 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (10.00%) MSTest
15 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
15 6 (10.00%) QA
15 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
15 6 (10.00%) WCF

HND
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.67%) Apache
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 18 (30.00%) MS Office
3 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.33%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.33%) CorelDRAW
4 2 (3.33%) FrameMaker
4 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Eikon
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
1 4 (6.67%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (8.33%) 2G
2 5 (8.33%) 3G
2 5 (8.33%) 4G
3 4 (6.67%) LTE
3 4 (6.67%) Skype
4 2 (3.33%) WebEx
4 2 (3.33%) Wireless
5 1 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (1.67%) Internet
5 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) MS Access
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) MSTest
1 6 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.67%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (3.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) VectorCAST
5 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (35.00%) Finance
2 20 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Avionics
4 2 (3.33%) Electronics
4 2 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Administrator
1 11 (18.33%) Developer
2 7 (11.67%) Project Administrator
3 6 (10.00%) Junior
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Author
4 4 (6.67%) Design Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 4 (6.67%) Technical Author
4 4 (6.67%) Tester
5 3 (5.00%) Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Telecoms Assistant
5 3 (5.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) Web Services
2 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 6 (10.00%) WCF
2 6 (10.00%) XML
3 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 2 (3.33%) SGML
5 1 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Windows
2 4 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.67%) Android
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Workflow
2 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 10 (16.67%) Data Entry
4 9 (15.00%) Automated Testing
4 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) High Availability
5 5 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 5 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) SDLC
6 4 (6.67%) Project Management
6 4 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 4 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (5.00%) HOOD
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) C#
2 8 (13.33%) Java
2 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.33%) Perl
4 3 (5.00%) Ada
4 3 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (3.33%) C
5 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
6 1 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (76.67%) Degree
2 24 (40.00%) HNC
3 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) CCNP
5 4 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.67%) MCSA
5 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MCITP
7 1 (1.67%) MCP
7 1 (1.67%) MCTS
7 1 (1.67%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.67%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (1.67%) PMP
7 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.67%) GMP
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.67%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (1.67%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) SAP
4 5 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) Forcepoint
5 3 (5.00%) Lumension
6 2 (3.33%) Cramer
6 2 (3.33%) Mapinfo
7 1 (1.67%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.67%) FactSet
7 1 (1.67%) Fidessa
7 1 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) SevOne
7 1 (1.67%) Unisys
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Littlehampton, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £36,937 to £38,789 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago