The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Derbyshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing SLA 1 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.47% 2.12% 2.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.85% 19.23% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £13.89
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.81%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
26 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 12.21% 11.02% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 11
Average daily rate £320 £278 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.31% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £254 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £385 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 4
Average hourly rate - £35.50 £16.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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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
Chesterfield +3 1 - -
Derby - - - - 1
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 7 (58.33%) C
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (58.33%) PMI
1 7 (58.33%) PMP
1 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) GAP Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) Windows
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (25.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) MI Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
1 7 (58.33%) GAP Analysis
1 7 (58.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) PMP
1 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft