The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 416 405 404
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing HND 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.034% 0.031% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£308 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £243 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £483 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.15% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.18 - £12.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.44 £21.50 £9.50
% change year-on-year
+27.62% +126.31%
HND
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3568 3644 3421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.29% 15.90% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2296 2398 2075
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 110 129
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.47 £15.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £38.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.75 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+13.92% -8.13%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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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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
City of London -7 2 £350 -31.37%
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 16 (69.57%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
4 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
4 6 (26.09%) SOAP
4 6 (26.09%) Web Services
4 6 (26.09%) XML
4 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
5 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
5 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
5 5 (21.74%) Immediacy CMS
5 5 (21.74%) Wireshark
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 5 (21.74%) WCF
5 5 (21.74%) CMS
5 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
5 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
5 5 (21.74%) IIS
5 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 5 (21.74%) HNC
5 5 (21.74%) CRM

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) CMS
1 5 (21.74%) Immediacy CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Sitefinity
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy AR System
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (21.74%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) JMeter
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Junior Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Automation Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Automation Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Tester
2 4 (17.39%) Junior
3 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) SOAP
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
1 6 (26.09%) XML
2 5 (21.74%) Flash
2 5 (21.74%) XHTML
2 5 (21.74%) HTML
2 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
2 5 (21.74%) CSS
2 5 (21.74%) jQuery
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
2 5 (21.74%) WCF
2 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
2 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
3 4 (17.39%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (4.35%) DHTML
4 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) W3C
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) CRM
1 5 (21.74%) MVC
1 5 (21.74%) Web Development
1 5 (21.74%) V-Model
1 5 (21.74%) Test Scripting
2 4 (17.39%) System Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 4 (17.39%) Integration Testing
2 4 (17.39%) Use Case
2 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
2 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 3 (13.04%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Data Security
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Usability Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
2 5 (21.74%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (69.57%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (21.74%) HNC
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.35%) GNVQ
5 1 (4.35%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) Avaya
2 1 (4.35%) BMC
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy
2 1 (4.35%) McAfee
2 1 (4.35%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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