The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 39 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing SLA 15 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.53% 1.80% 1.70%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.71% 14.44% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate £165 £298 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £23.75 £11.74 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.29% +11.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.89%
SLA
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
42 90 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.09% 12.45% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 50 17
Average daily rate £325 £390 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Average hourly rate £23.75 £42.50 £18.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +126.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £24.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 6 £180 -57.64% 4
Peterborough +12 3 - - 3
Huntingdon +1 1 £150 - 2
SLA
East of England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
3 10 (25.64%) Remedy
4 9 (23.08%) Finance
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 8 (20.51%) VMware
5 8 (20.51%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.38%) HP
6 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (12.82%) MS Office
7 5 (12.82%) SCCM
7 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
7 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
7 5 (12.82%) WorldPay
8 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
8 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (10.26%) Oracle Exadata
8 4 (10.26%) CCTV
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (10.26%) LANDesk
8 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) SAP
8 4 (10.26%) Linux
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (5.13%) NetScaler
2 1 (2.56%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Automotive
2 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Contracts Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Project Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.26%) SAP Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) SAP Support
2 4 (10.26%) SAP Support Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Voice Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) SAPUI5
1 1 (2.56%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) CCTV
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.26%) PMI
2 1 (2.56%) BYOD
2 1 (2.56%) CMDB
2 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
2 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.56%) NHS
2 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.56%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Service Management
3 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
4 4 (10.26%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
4 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
5 2 (5.13%) Coaching
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Logistics
5 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Security
5 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Process Improvement
6 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) ABAP
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (12.82%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) ISEB
2 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.56%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.56%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Remedy
2 9 (23.08%) Citrix
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco
3 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) HP
4 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 5 (12.82%) WorldPay
6 4 (10.26%) BMC
6 4 (10.26%) LANDesk
6 4 (10.26%) Oracle
6 4 (10.26%) SAP
7 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.13%) F5
7 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
7 2 (5.13%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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