Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 609 616 598
Rank change year-on-year +7 -18 -2
Contract jobs citing HND 4 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.054% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
London median daily rate £450 £135 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -53.85% -19.31%
10th Percentile £207 £123 £241
90th Percentile £495 £147 £378
England median daily rate £388 £351 £338
% change year-on-year +10.56% +3.85% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £32.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £34.50 £25.06
% change year-on-year -40.58% +37.67% -28.40%

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 7,388 7,359 7,788
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.07% 16.63% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,799 4,830 5,178
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £264
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 166 91
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.25 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.90% +1.16% -12.06%
10th Percentile £14.50 £13.31 £13.31
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.29 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -12.73% +7.84% +13.33%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 - 2 £303 - 2
HND
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing HND also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (50.00%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) F5
1 2 (50.00%) Juniper
1 2 (50.00%) Palo Alto
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Maconomy