The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South West / Bristol
Rank 51 40 60
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing SLA 21 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.48% 3.71% 1.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.58% 33.33% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 5
Median daily rate £380 £350 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £120 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
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 Bristol region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 99 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.38% 11.14% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 72 61
Median daily rate £325 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £216 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
3 9 (25.00%) Nokia
3 9 (25.00%) ITIL
4 8 (22.22%) F5
5 7 (19.44%) Network Security
5 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
6 6 (16.67%) Windows
6 6 (16.67%) MS Office
6 6 (16.67%) VPN
6 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 6 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (16.67%) Change Management
6 6 (16.67%) Wireless
6 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (16.67%) Demand Management
7 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) Unified Communications
7 4 (11.11%) IronPort
7 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (11.11%) Office 365
7 4 (11.11%) FWSM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Maximo
1 1 (2.78%) SAP MDM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) Network Security
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (16.67%) VPN
3 6 (16.67%) Wireless
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (11.11%) FWSM
4 4 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
5 3 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 3 (8.33%) MPLS
5 3 (8.33%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.56%) PPP
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (2.78%) DNS
7 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) OLAP
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (2.78%) QlikView
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Network Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Security Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Administrator
4 4 (11.11%) Check Point Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Cisco Security Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Firewall Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) RSA SecurID
2 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Change Management
3 6 (16.67%) Demand Management
4 3 (8.33%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 3 (8.33%) ITSM
4 3 (8.33%) Network Management
4 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Threat Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
1 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
1 10 (27.78%) Cisco
2 9 (25.00%) Nokia
3 8 (22.22%) F5
4 6 (16.67%) HP
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.11%) IronPort
5 4 (11.11%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.33%) Apple
6 3 (8.33%) CA
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) IBM
6 3 (8.33%) Toshiba
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Cognos
8 1 (2.78%) Intel
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle
8 1 (2.78%) RightFax
8 1 (2.78%) VMware
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