The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 113 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing HND 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.097% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.02% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £21.50 £9.38
% change year-on-year
+27.62% +129.33%
HND
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
785 845 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.27% 40.86% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 423 379
Average daily rate £365 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 24 48
Average hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £15.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £62.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

HND
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

HND Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

HND
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Winchester -10 3 £355 +22.41% 2
Southampton - 2 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) C
3 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
5 3 (23.08%) Network Design
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) CCNP
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) HTTP
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Information Security
7 1 (7.69%) Military
7 1 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (7.69%) Primavera
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
7 1 (7.69%) Linux

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Network Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IP Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planner
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Asset Management
1 3 (23.08%) Network Design
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) HNC
4 1 (7.69%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft