The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 255 245 225
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing HND 14 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.58% 0.84% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 4
Median daily rate £75 £298 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-74.78% -8.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.34% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £57.50 £17.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.57% -18.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £27.44 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+27.55% +27.62%
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 South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2405 2487 2372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.03% 26.02% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1463 1162
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 85
Median hourly rate £40.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.61% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

HND
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in the South East

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

HND
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

HND Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

HND
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Berkshire +5 9 £75 -75.40% 1
Hampshire -4 3 - -
Middlesex - 2 - -
HND
England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 South East region with a requirement for HND.

1 29 (61.70%) Telecoms
2 24 (51.06%) Degree
3 18 (38.30%) HNC
4 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
5 16 (34.04%) 3G
5 16 (34.04%) 4G
6 15 (31.91%) Project Management
7 13 (27.66%) C
7 13 (27.66%) LTE
8 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
8 12 (25.53%) Back Office
8 12 (25.53%) Nokia
9 11 (23.40%) MS Office
9 11 (23.40%) Network Design
10 10 (21.28%) SIGTRAN
10 10 (21.28%) SOAP
10 10 (21.28%) ITIL
10 10 (21.28%) LDAP
10 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
10 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
10 10 (21.28%) Change Management
10 10 (21.28%) INAP
10 10 (21.28%) SPML
10 10 (21.28%) High Availability
10 10 (21.28%) Diameter Protocol
11 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (19.15%) MGW
11 9 (19.15%) Workflow
11 9 (19.15%) Finance

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (23.40%) MS Office
2 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.13%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) 3G
1 16 (34.04%) 4G
2 13 (27.66%) LTE
3 10 (21.28%) Diameter Protocol
3 10 (21.28%) INAP
3 10 (21.28%) LDAP
3 10 (21.28%) SIGTRAN
4 9 (19.15%) MGW
5 7 (14.89%) Wireless
6 6 (12.77%) 2G
7 4 (8.51%) VoLTE
8 2 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (4.26%) Nokia DX200
8 2 (4.26%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.13%) Firewall
9 1 (2.13%) IPsec
9 1 (2.13%) MPLS
9 1 (2.13%) RSVP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Power BI
General
1 29 (61.70%) Telecoms
2 12 (25.53%) Back Office
3 9 (19.15%) Finance
4 8 (17.02%) Front Office
5 5 (10.64%) Electronics
6 1 (2.13%) Billing
6 1 (2.13%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (2.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (12.77%) IP Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Analyst
2 5 (10.64%) Back Office Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Implementation Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) IP Design Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) OSS Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Transmission Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) Design Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Electrical Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Mobile Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Project Administrator
5 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) SOAP
1 10 (21.28%) SPML
2 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.89%) Smart Meter
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Linux
1 7 (14.89%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) Project Management
2 12 (25.53%) Integration Testing
3 11 (23.40%) Network Design
4 10 (21.28%) Change Management
4 10 (21.28%) High Availability
4 10 (21.28%) ITIL
5 9 (19.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (19.15%) Workflow
6 8 (17.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
7 5 (10.64%) Network Management
8 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.38%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Data Entry
9 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) C
2 5 (10.64%) SQL
3 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.38%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (51.06%) Degree
2 18 (38.30%) HNC
3 9 (19.15%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.89%) CCNP
4 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
4 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE
5 1 (2.13%) CCNA
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIP
5 1 (2.13%) JNCIS
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (4.26%) OpenNMS
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Nokia
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Arqiva
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (4.26%) BT
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) Cramer
4 2 (4.26%) Ericsson
4 2 (4.26%) F5
4 2 (4.26%) HP
4 2 (4.26%) Huawei
4 2 (4.26%) Mapinfo
4 2 (4.26%) Nokia Networks
4 2 (4.26%) Siemens
4 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.26%) Telindus
4 2 (4.26%) Virgin Media
4 2 (4.26%) ZTE
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