The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SLA 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.25% - 0.71%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.65% - 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£238 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
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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 Brighton region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 14 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.73% 8.05% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 24
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £560 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.02 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

SLA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) CCA
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Service Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCA
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) XenApp
1 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) VMware