Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 625 623 595
Rank change year-on-year -2 -28 -21
Contract jobs citing HND 2 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.028% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 8
London median daily rate £455 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.88% -8.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £419 £125 £277
90th Percentile £491 £421 £409
England median daily rate £350 £345 £310
% change year-on-year +1.45% +11.29% -17.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £36.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year +12.61% +46.52% -32.43%

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 7,174 8,044 7,216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.13% 17.30% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,588 5,313 4,706
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £275
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +3.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 187 125
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% +2.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.80 £11.74
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.25 £49.68
England median hourly rate £28.72 £23.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +22.19% -7.84% -1.92%

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 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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements

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 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) CCNP
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds