Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Higher National Diploma (HND)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 215 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +242
Contract jobs citing HND 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
City of London median daily rate £340 - -
Central London median daily rate £340 - £488
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

HND is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 849 955 1,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.43% 13.54% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 678 724
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £300 £238 £300
90th Percentile £694 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 47 31
City of London median hourly rate £21.72 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.12% - -1.58%
10th Percentile £10.63 £13.60 £13.31
90th Percentile £52.15 £25.50 £28.52
Central London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.70 £18.70
% change year-on-year +14.97% - -1.58%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for HND in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing HND in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HND in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HND in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for HND.

1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) XSLT
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) IIS
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
4 6 (54.55%) B2B
4 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
4 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (54.55%) Web Development
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
4 6 (54.55%) Contract Management
4 6 (54.55%) Decision-Making
4 6 (54.55%) Public Sector
5 4 (36.36%) Confluence

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (54.55%) IIS
1 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
1 6 (54.55%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (36.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics 365
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Public Sector
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Information Systems Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) FIX Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Unix Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
1 6 (54.55%) Web Services
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) XSLT
2 3 (27.27%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Equities
2 3 (27.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (9.09%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) B2B
2 6 (54.55%) Contract Management
2 6 (54.55%) Decision-Making
2 6 (54.55%) SDLC
2 6 (54.55%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Algorithmic Trading
3 3 (27.27%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) AWK
2 3 (27.27%) C-shell
2 3 (27.27%) Perl
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (90.91%) Degree
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) HNC
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) MiFID
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com