Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 608 595
Rank change year-on-year -10 -13 +8
Contract jobs citing HND 11 12 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.023% 0.027% 0.038%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 14
London median daily rate £345 £358 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% -11.73% +15.71%
10th Percentile £254 £238 £211
90th Percentile £432 £403 £450
England median daily rate £370 £328 £371
% change year-on-year +12.98% -11.78% +23.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -32.43% +48.00%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7904 7744 7555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.78% 17.17% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5270 5007 4984
London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £632
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 113 139
London median hourly rate £21.03 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.36% -3.85% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.30 £12.02
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.84 £46.77
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 £24.00
% change year-on-year -0.99% +5.21% +26.32%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for HND in London

HND
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in London

HND
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing HND in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for HND in London

HND
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in London

HND
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HND within the London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London - 1 £488 -
HND
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for HND.

1 6 (54.55%) HNC
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) LabVIEW
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
4 2 (18.18%) BT
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) APMP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Softphone
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Repair Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Repair Technician
1 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Test Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Leader
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Support Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) HNC
2 2 (18.18%) APMP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) BT
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint