The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 22 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing SLA 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.60% 1.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.78% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.89 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.86% -0.71%
SLA
London

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 Canary Wharf region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
23 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.22% 12.92% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 4
Median daily rate £333 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £330 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £611 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +47.50%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for SLA.

1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Intranet
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Apple
6 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Operations Manager
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Support
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Licensing
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (12.50%) A+ Certification
3 1 (12.50%) ACDT
3 1 (12.50%) ACHDS
3 1 (12.50%) ACTC
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (12.50%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (12.50%) MCSM
3 1 (12.50%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HAProxy
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) WMI
1 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 1 (12.50%) Apple
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) VMware