The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
North West / Manchester
Rank - 100 95
Contract jobs citing HND 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.22% 0.066%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.68% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-43.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +69.23%

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 238 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.48% 13.16% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 123 108
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.71% +34.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing HND as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester