The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 26 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.04% 2.97% 0.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 42.86% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£100 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
- -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
14 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.25% 6.93% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate £393 £373 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.36% -3.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SLA across the Basingstoke region.

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Basingstoke region.

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

SLA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Legal

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory