The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 20 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing SLA 21 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.02% 2.53% 6.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 44.68% 46.67% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £168 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.10% -44.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £142 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £194 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -9.88%
SLA
Berkshire

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 Bracknell region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
47 15 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.72% 5.42% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £324 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.10% +17.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £390 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +7.14%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SLA 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for SLA.

1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
1 24 (68.57%) SC Cleared
1 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) Java
4 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
5 19 (54.29%) Flash
5 19 (54.29%) SharePoint
6 17 (48.57%) Time Management
7 16 (45.71%) Fujitsu
7 16 (45.71%) ISA Server
8 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
9 5 (14.29%) 2G
9 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
9 5 (14.29%) 3G
9 5 (14.29%) Cisco
10 4 (11.43%) LTE
10 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
10 4 (11.43%) Unix
10 4 (11.43%) Internet
10 4 (11.43%) 4G
11 3 (8.57%) Ciena
11 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.57%) VMware
11 3 (8.57%) Meridio
11 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (8.57%) EDRMS
11 3 (8.57%) CCNA

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (54.29%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) iPlanet
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
5 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.86%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) 2G
1 5 (14.29%) 3G
2 4 (11.43%) 4G
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) LTE
3 3 (8.57%) DWDM
3 3 (8.57%) Intranet
3 3 (8.57%) LAN
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
4 2 (5.71%) Firewall
4 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.86%) FTP
5 1 (2.86%) HTTP
5 1 (2.86%) MPLS
5 1 (2.86%) NAS
5 1 (2.86%) SDH
5 1 (2.86%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) EDRMS
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 8 (22.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Support Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) Web Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) Web Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.86%) Architect
5 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) Flash
2 2 (5.71%) J2EE
2 2 (5.71%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Animation
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) Grid Computing
2 1 (2.86%) HP Storage
2 1 (2.86%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 20 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Unix
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (48.57%) Time Management
2 5 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL V3
3 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Six Sigma
4 1 (2.86%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.86%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.86%) QMS
4 1 (2.86%) SEO
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.86%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (68.57%) SC Cleared
1 24 (68.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) CCNP
4 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) ISA Server
3 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.86%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.86%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) Fujitsu
3 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (8.57%) Ciena
4 3 (8.57%) Meridio
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) Remedy
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 2 (5.71%) BEA
5 2 (5.71%) F5
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.71%) Sun
6 1 (2.86%) BMC
6 1 (2.86%) Cognos
6 1 (2.86%) EMC
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) Veritas