The first table below looks at the demand for HND in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HND over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 86 83 74
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing HND 3 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.24% 0.24% 1.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.46% 1.17% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £280
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £12.54 £12.79
% change year-on-year
+71.45% -1.97%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
206 257 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.28% 20.84% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 159 144
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 14
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
HND
South East

HND
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing HND across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

HND Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

HND
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HND Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

HND
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

HND Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

HND
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 3 (60.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) HNC
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (20.00%) HSRP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) MPLS
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) NetScreen
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) QMS
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) ISO 9000
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat