The table below looks at the statistics for HND in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
England / South West
Rank 134 124 138
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing HND 5 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.56% 1.66% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 10
Median daily rate £225 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £269 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £425 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £185 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
-43.07% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £22.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+59.34% +16.66%

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

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
893 1027 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.14% 34.78% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 657 598
Median daily rate £410 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 66 46
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £13.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £57.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

HND Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

HND
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in the South West

HND
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing HND across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

HND Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

HND
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire - 3 £225 -
Bristol -2 2 - - 1
HND
England

HND
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 West region with a requirement for HND.

1 5 (71.43%) HNC
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CorelDRAW
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (14.29%) Information Security
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Extranet
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
5 1 (14.29%) Unisys
5 1 (14.29%) NetWare
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery

HND
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (28.57%) Acrobat
1 2 (28.57%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Author
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Author
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Writer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Information Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Reporting Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) NetWare
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Dimensional Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) HNC
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Unisys
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