The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing HND 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £294
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +15.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £37.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-32.88% +106.94%
HND
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 76 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.48% 19.64% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 48 42
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £750 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside