The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing HND 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
+18.26% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.58 £13.34
% change year-on-year
+41.20% +16.83%
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
148 98 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.40% 18.70% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 43 72
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -53.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £17.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (50.00%) DTV
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) CATIA
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) ANSYS
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) NASTRAN
2 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis

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Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) CATIA
1 1 (50.00%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) CAD Design Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Stress Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
1 1 (50.00%) ANSYS