The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 25
Contract jobs citing HND 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - - 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Dorset
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 29 57 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 22.31% 22.53% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 35 18
Median daily rate £450 £280 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -20.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £135 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.75 £47.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.13% -30.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £11.42 £33.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.45 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing HND as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Dorset

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in Dorset

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Dorset