The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for HND qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Higher National Diploma (HND)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 60 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing HND 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.31% 0.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £325 £400
% change year-on-year -20.00% -18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Wiltshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 230 263 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 35.60% 40.40% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 180 156
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £519 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +105.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for HND in Wiltshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for HND in Wiltshire

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for HND.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 2 (100.00%) Avionics
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (50.00%) Project Support Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) APMP
1 2 (100.00%) HNC
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft