The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 30 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing SLA 4 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.61% 2.43% 7.43%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.05% 54.55% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£263 £352 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.42% -21.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.94 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.10% -6.25%
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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
21 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.47% 4.45% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
Average daily rate £330 £270 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £224 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £352 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +142.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 21 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) 2G
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) 3G
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) 4G
2 4 (36.36%) LTE
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Release Management
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) 3G
1 4 (36.36%) 2G
1 4 (36.36%) LTE
1 4 (36.36%) 4G
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Escalation Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
1 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
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