The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 67 66 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing HND 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.13% 0.67% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 2.53% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £415 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.05 £40.00 £22.38
% change year-on-year
-17.37% +78.77%
HND
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
196 237 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.06% 26.48% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 156 150
Median daily rate £414 £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +26.66%
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 Milton Keynes

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

HND
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (100.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft