Period
to 9 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 9 August 2020 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)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 42 46
Contract jobs citing HND 0 4 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in County Antrim - 0.96% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.80% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £200 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £200 £250
% change year-on-year - -20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.96% -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +12.96% -

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 County Antrim with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
County Antrim
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 69 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 16.11% 16.51% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 21
Median daily rate £375 £338 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.78% +7.88%
10th Percentile £155 £131 £278
90th Percentile £477 £540 £500
Northern Ireland median daily rate £383 £338 £432
% change year-on-year +13.33% -21.78% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
Median hourly rate - £13.13 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -66.77% +82.79%
Median hourly rate - £13.13 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -66.77% +82.79%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing HND as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for HND in County Antrim

HND
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing HND in County Antrim.

Daily rate trend for HND in County Antrim

HND
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing HND in County Antrim.

Hourly rate trend for HND in County Antrim