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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 111 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing HND 10 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.47% 0.14% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.21% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate
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£305 £290 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £21.50 £12.54
% change year-on-year
+27.62% +71.45%
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
824 810 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.76% 39.00% 33.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 407 335
Average daily rate £375 £375 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 33
Average hourly rate £21.00 £38.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.73% +94.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £14.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £62.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -12 4 £355 +22.41%
Southampton - 2 - -
Portsmouth +4 1 - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Wireless
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
6 3 (20.00%) Network Design
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
7 2 (13.33%) SaaS
7 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (13.33%) HTML
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 2 (13.33%) CCNP
7 2 (13.33%) CCNA
8 1 (6.67%) DVB
8 1 (6.67%) Primavera
8 1 (6.67%) Service Management
8 1 (6.67%) Electronics

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) DVB
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
General
1 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Military
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IP Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Development Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (20.00%) Network Design
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (13.33%) CCNP
3 2 (13.33%) CCNA
4 1 (6.67%) HNC
4 1 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft