The table below looks at the statistics 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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Rank 91 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing HND 7 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 1.26% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.94% 4.93% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £270 £260 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £288
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £19.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -14.28%
HND
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
361 365 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 29.96% 25.56% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 171 150
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 14 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +23.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.35 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 3 £325 +25.00%
Reigate - 1 - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (66.67%) HNC
1 6 (66.67%) 3G
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 6 (66.67%) 2G
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
2 5 (55.56%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (22.22%) Huawei
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
5 2 (22.22%) Nokia
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
6 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (11.11%) Siemens
6 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
6 1 (11.11%) MPLS
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) BT

HND
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) 2G
1 6 (66.67%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) LTE
3 4 (44.44%) VoLTE
4 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (11.11%) ATM
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) RNC
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IP Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Databuild Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) OSS Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) OSS Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) User Experience
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (11.11%) Ontologies
4 1 (11.11%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Korn
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) HNC
2 5 (55.56%) CCNP
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (11.11%) OPNET
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
1 2 (22.22%) Huawei
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia
1 2 (22.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Cerion
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Greenplum
2 1 (11.11%) Mapinfo
2 1 (11.11%) NetCracker
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (11.11%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
2 1 (11.11%) ZTE