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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing HND 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.40% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £99 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £23.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year +26.31% -42.07%  

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 Glasgow.

Academic & Professional Certification
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 69 125 156
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 13.72% 21.85% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 52 88
Median daily rate £333 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £100 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £423 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Median hourly rate £26.70 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 - £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 - £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Glasgow

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Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Samba
3 1 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS

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Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Trainer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technologist
2 1 (25.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft