The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 28 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing SLA 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.21% 2.06% 0.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.00% 17.86% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £275
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +12.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £8.91 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.77 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.22% -1.43%
SLA
East Midlands

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 Derbyshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.35% 11.52% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 5
Median daily rate £375 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £421 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Median hourly rate £8.91 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +50.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +1 5 - - 1
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

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

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) APMG
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Advertising
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Time Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) APMG
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy