The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 33 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -21
Contract jobs citing SLA 7 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.11% 2.10% 2.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.50% 14.06% 29.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 5
Median daily rate £375 £138 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
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 Cardiff region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
56 64 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.87% 14.92% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 47 17
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-50.88% +87.77%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
2 5 (71.43%) CCIP
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) Tivoli

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCIP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNP
3 4 (57.14%) CCDP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) F5
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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