The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 66 76 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing HND 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.34% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.76% 1.64% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £72.50 £11.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+530.43% +21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £26.75 £12.54
% change year-on-year
+39.25% +113.31%
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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 Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
131 183 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 14.40% 20.99% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 63 41
Average daily rate £300 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £16.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+203.03% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £11.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.75 £38.00 £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

HND
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (66.67%) HNC
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) PLM
1 4 (66.67%) Windchill
1 4 (66.67%) Teamcenter
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) iPad
3 1 (16.67%) DameWare
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (66.67%) Windchill
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Teamcenter
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) PLM
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) HNC
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft