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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing SLA 12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.61% 3.21% 3.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.53% 36.00% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 2
Median daily rate £211 £203 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +12.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £201 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £205 £216
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £15.77 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% -1.43%
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 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.16% 8.93% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 7
Median daily rate £475 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £205 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 21 (70.00%) Oracle
1 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (66.67%) Java
2 20 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (60.00%) Flash
3 18 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (53.33%) Time Management
5 15 (50.00%) Fujitsu
5 15 (50.00%) ISA Server
6 5 (16.67%) Internet
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 4 (13.33%) WAN
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.00%) SEO
8 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.00%) CMS
8 3 (10.00%) Meridio
8 3 (10.00%) Ciena
8 3 (10.00%) Animation
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (10.00%) CSS
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.00%) HTML
8 3 (10.00%) IIS
8 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.00%) LAN

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 18 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (6.67%) iPlanet
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) DWDM
3 3 (10.00%) Intranet
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) MPLS
4 2 (6.67%) SAN
5 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.33%) FTP
5 1 (3.33%) HTTP
5 1 (3.33%) LDAP
5 1 (3.33%) NAS
5 1 (3.33%) SDH
5 1 (3.33%) SSH
5 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) EDRMS
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Support Engineer
1 18 (60.00%) Web Engineer
1 18 (60.00%) Web Support Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Designer
4 1 (3.33%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (3.33%) Incident Coordinator
4 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (60.00%) Flash
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
2 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Animation
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (3.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Time Management
2 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) SEO
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Escalation Management
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.33%) Presales
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) QMS
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 21 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) CCNA
2 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.33%) CAPM
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) ISA Server
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (3.33%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (3.33%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Oracle
2 15 (50.00%) Fujitsu
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Ciena
4 3 (10.00%) Meridio
4 3 (10.00%) Remedy
5 2 (6.67%) BEA
5 2 (6.67%) F5
5 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Sun
5 2 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (3.33%) BMC
6 1 (3.33%) Cognos
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) Veritas