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 29 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 224 213 196
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing HND 35 23 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% 1.11% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 15
Average daily rate
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£300 £240 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £159 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £246 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £305 £370
% change year-on-year
+18.85% -17.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
Average hourly rate £15.16 £35.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.68% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.29 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £24.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.20% -30.00%
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
2846 2080 1774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.07% 24.39% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1052 771
Average daily rate £375 £370 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 91 160
Average hourly rate £17.25 £15.50 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% -32.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HND across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

HND Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -10 11 £295 - 2
Surrey -7 9 £448 +86.45% 2
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £390 +239.13%
Berkshire -4 6 £190 -24.00% 2
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 7
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England

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HND.

1 33 (52.38%) HNC
2 27 (42.86%) Project Management
3 25 (39.68%) Degree
4 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
5 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 16 (25.40%) PRINCE2
6 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
7 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
7 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
8 14 (22.22%) MS Project
9 13 (20.63%) SQL
10 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
10 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
11 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared
11 9 (14.29%) Oracle
11 9 (14.29%) Change Management
11 9 (14.29%) Finance
12 8 (12.70%) Windows
12 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (11.11%) Cisco
13 7 (11.11%) ITIL
13 7 (11.11%) MS Office
13 7 (11.11%) Java
14 6 (9.52%) SAP
14 6 (9.52%) XML
14 6 (9.52%) MCP
14 6 (9.52%) MS Access
14 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (9.52%) 3G

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing HND also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited HND. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.17%) TeamSite
1 2 (3.17%) Drupal
1 2 (3.17%) WordPress
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) MS Project
2 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 7 (11.11%) MS Office
4 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.76%) AutoCAD
5 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) 3G
1 6 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (7.94%) LTE
3 4 (6.35%) 4G
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) MPLS
3 4 (6.35%) OSPF
3 4 (6.35%) BGP
3 4 (6.35%) HSRP
4 3 (4.76%) DVB
4 3 (4.76%) Telnet
4 3 (4.76%) 2G
5 2 (3.17%) Ethernet
5 2 (3.17%) GSM
5 2 (3.17%) UMTS
5 2 (3.17%) VoLTE
6 1 (1.59%) DHCP
6 1 (1.59%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.59%) SS7
6 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) MS Access
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) JIRA
1 3 (4.76%) Selenium
1 3 (4.76%) WatiN
General
1 18 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.29%) Finance
3 6 (9.52%) Back Office
4 3 (4.76%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.59%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Project Manager
2 5 (7.94%) Analyst
2 5 (7.94%) Data Analyst
2 5 (7.94%) Report Analyst
2 5 (7.94%) IP Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) Developer
4 3 (4.76%) Network Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Administrator
4 3 (4.76%) Tester
4 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 3 (4.76%) MI Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) Back Office Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) Broadcast Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) Assistant Project Manager
5 2 (3.17%) WPF Developer
5 2 (3.17%) IP Network Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) QA Tester
5 2 (3.17%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) XML
2 5 (7.94%) .NET
3 2 (3.17%) CSS
3 2 (3.17%) HTML
3 2 (3.17%) XSL
3 2 (3.17%) SAP XI
3 2 (3.17%) WPF
3 2 (3.17%) Qt
3 2 (3.17%) HTML5
4 1 (1.59%) CSS3
4 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Economics
4 1 (1.59%) CCTV
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) PMI
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) Project Management
2 16 (25.40%) PRINCE2
3 15 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 9 (14.29%) Change Management
5 7 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (9.52%) Critical Path Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
7 5 (7.94%) Workflow
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.17%) MVC
10 2 (3.17%) PRINCE
10 2 (3.17%) OO
10 2 (3.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) VB
4 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) C++
5 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.17%) Perl
5 2 (3.17%) PHP
5 2 (3.17%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 33 (52.38%) HNC
2 25 (39.68%) Degree
3 16 (25.40%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 12 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (14.29%) DV Cleared
7 8 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (9.52%) MCP
9 5 (7.94%) CCNP
9 5 (7.94%) CCNA
10 1 (1.59%) MCSE
10 1 (1.59%) MCSA
10 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) BS15000
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) NDS
1 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 23 (36.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (11.11%) Cisco
4 6 (9.52%) SAP
5 5 (7.94%) Primavera
5 5 (7.94%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 4 (6.35%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) Ericsson
7 3 (4.76%) VMware
7 3 (4.76%) Telerik
7 3 (4.76%) Tandberg
8 2 (3.17%) Nokia
8 2 (3.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.59%) Mapinfo
9 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.59%) Lotus
9 1 (1.59%) NEC
9 1 (1.59%) Anite
9 1 (1.59%) IBM
9 1 (1.59%) HP
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