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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 36 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.94% 7.73% 3.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 80.00% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Average daily rate
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£168 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.12% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £400 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £400 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £281
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.43
% change year-on-year
- +12.67%
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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
8 20 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.76% 9.66% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Average daily rate £525 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £323 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £368 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £24.25 £25.31
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.32% -4.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) LAMP
3 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) VoIP
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Hedge funds
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
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