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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 36 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing SLA 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.51% 1.07% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.05% 37.50% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £116 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £8.19 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.96 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.71% +27.58%

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
19 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.17% 2.86% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 2
Median daily rate £165 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.17% +21.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £8.19 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.17 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-44.83% +68.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Chesterfield - 3 £110 - 2
Derby +1 1 £280 -30.00% 2
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) VLAN
4 1 (12.50%) Wiki
4 1 (12.50%) CCNP
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MOM

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Project Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM