The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
South East / Hampshire
Rank 107 110 119
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9  
Contract jobs citing HND 7 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.38% 0.64% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 1.61% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 4
Median daily rate £401 £363 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.68% +45.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £273 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £376 £332
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.22% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -14.28% -17.64%  

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 768 867 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 41.65% 39.77% 37.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 577 441
Median daily rate £415 £380 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.21% +7.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 25 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +134.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.38 £52.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in Hampshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HND in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HND in Hampshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Hampshire

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Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +7 5 £390 +11.42%
Basingstoke +5 1 - -
HND
South East

HND
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (27.27%) HNC
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
5 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Logistics
5 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) MS Project
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) PMO
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics

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Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (18.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Junior
2 2 (18.18%) Junior PMO
2 2 (18.18%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) OSS Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Manager
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IP Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) OSS Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Smart Meter
3 1 (9.09%) CMDB
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
3 3 (27.27%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Logistics
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) HNC
3 2 (18.18%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) MCTS
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds