The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 47 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -10
Contract jobs citing SLA 4 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.88% 1.47% 4.76%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 19.23% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £18.25 £13.94
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +30.96%

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 Coventry region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
48 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.50% 7.67% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 17
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +88.76%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

SLA
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory