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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 27 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing SLA 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.88% 3.87% 3.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.53% 26.83% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £255 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £334 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.86% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.13 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
34 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.23% 14.44% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 16
Median daily rate £500 £364 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.55% -9.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £203 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

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
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 21 February 2017, 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 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Internet
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Remedy
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (33.33%) Skype
5 4 (33.33%) Office Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Escalation Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) Flash
6 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) WAN
7 1 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (8.33%) PMP
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Intranet
7 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
7 1 (8.33%) MPLS
7 1 (8.33%) ITSM

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 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) French Language
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Coordinator
1 4 (33.33%) Messaging Support
1 4 (33.33%) Messaging Technician
1 4 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 4 (33.33%) Office Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Escalation Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CAPM
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Meridio