The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 33 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing SLA 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 0.45% 2.11% 0.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.33% 37.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £475 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.55 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +6.89%
SLA
West Sussex

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 Crawley region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 13.39% 5.63% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 10
Average daily rate £472 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +38.09%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (33.33%) F5
2 1 (33.33%) Meraki
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (33.33%) Yammer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BIG-IP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) AS400 Operator
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Apple
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) F5
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Meraki
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware