The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 405 384 418
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Contract jobs citing HND 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.023% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Average daily rate £375 £190 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £190 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £318 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £315 £258
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +22.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.16% +13.95%
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4011 3299 3943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.58% 15.27% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2680 1982 2317
Average daily rate £411 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.36% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 109 115
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.72% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.66 £135.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
HND
England

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in London

HND
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in London

HND
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

HND Daily Rate Histogram in London

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in London

HND
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -14 2 - - 5
West Drayton - - - -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) LDAP
5 5 (26.32%) HNC
5 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) BEA
6 4 (21.05%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) Linux
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
6 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (21.05%) Data Mart
6 4 (21.05%) Derivative
6 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
7 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) HTTP
7 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
7 3 (15.79%) SSL
8 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) GIS
8 2 (10.53%) Firewall

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) LDAP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) SSL
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) IPsec
3 2 (10.53%) FTP
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle OWB
2 4 (21.05%) Data Mart
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) MS Access
4 1 (5.26%) OLTP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Designer
2 3 (15.79%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Web Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) J2EE
2 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 4 (21.05%) Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) GIS
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
5 1 (5.26%) Equities
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ETL
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
1 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITSM
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
2 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
2 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
2 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) AWK
4 1 (5.26%) C-shell
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) HNC
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.53%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 4 (21.05%) BEA
2 4 (21.05%) Business Objects
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 2 (10.53%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) ESRI
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