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 5 May 2016 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 421 413 423
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing HND 5 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.067% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.42% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £220 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £22.18 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.05 £40.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
-17.37% +78.77%
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
3858 3587 3824
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.92% 16.04% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2736 2315 2591
Median daily rate £450 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £568 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 82 122
Median hourly rate £18.50 £22.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing HND as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Croydon - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) HNC
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) CSS
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) NVQ Level 3
4 2 (22.22%) Presales
4 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Moodle
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Network Management
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design

HND
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Moodle
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) RFID
2 1 (11.11%) RS-232
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Auditor
2 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Auditor
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Governance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SOX Auditor
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Workday Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) DHTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Presales
1 2 (22.22%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Security
2 1 (11.11%) Internal Audit
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
2 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
1 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) HNC
3 2 (22.22%) NVQ Level 3
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) CCDP
4 1 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (11.11%) CCIP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) CCVP
4 1 (11.11%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) IRCA
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) VMware