Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 - 152
Rank change year-on-year - +152 -27
Contract jobs citing HND 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.034% - 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Manchester median daily rate - - £300
North West median daily rate £258 £330 £300
% change year-on-year -21.97% +10.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £16.00 - £10.75
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +70.00% -32.43% +105.56%

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 Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 422 547 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.47% 15.49% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 320 281
Manchester median daily rate £400 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +12.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £161 £205 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £13.52 £12.16 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £33.85 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £26.25 £30.52
% change year-on-year +47.62% -13.99% +45.33%

HND
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for HND in Manchester

HND
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in Manchester

HND
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for HND.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet

HND
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (100.00%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft