The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 21 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing SLA 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 0.86% 0.39% 2.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.88% 3.45% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£130 £520 £481
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-75.00% +8.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £288 £313
% change year-on-year
-6.08% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.64 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.73% -1.56%
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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 Docklands, London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
17 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.66% 11.33% 16.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 30
Average daily rate £555 £525 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £621
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

SLA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) 3G
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) 3G
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft