Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 November 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)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 82 97
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 -4
Contract jobs citing HND 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.23% 0.089% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.57% 0.48% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median daily rate £270 - -
Scotland median daily rate £330 £255 £209
% change year-on-year +29.41% +22.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £27.44
Scotland median hourly rate - £9.37 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -76.58% +247.83%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Glasgow
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 191 209 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 14.83% 18.68% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 118 139
Glasgow median daily rate £353 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £231 £218 £160
90th Percentile £466 £447 £469
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +6.62% - -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 9
Glasgow median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +36.66% +59.07%
10th Percentile £15.39 £33.10 £12.75
90th Percentile £32.16 £41.90 £54.75
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £35.75 £27.44
% change year-on-year -21.68% +30.28% +50.36%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing HND as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for HND in Glasgow

HND
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in Glasgow

HND
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
2 1 (33.33%) Workload Management
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
1 1 (33.33%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft