The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 90 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing SLA 16 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.95% 1.75% 1.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.09% 19.71% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 16
Median daily rate £165 £325 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +71.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £141 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 7
Median hourly rate £12.28 £11.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% -20.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £11.75 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £12.75 £16.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.62% +23.33%
SLA
England

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 East Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
106 137 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.31% 8.86% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 59
Median daily rate £375 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £255 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £520 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Median hourly rate £18.50 £11.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.44% -20.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.70 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.75 £12.50 £16.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SLA
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Northamptonshire -7 8 £225 +15.38% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 4 - - 7
Derbyshire -2 2 £143 -66.47% 1
Leicestershire -7 2 £125 +78.57% 1
SLA
England

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SLA.

1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Finance
3 9 (24.32%) Service Management
3 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 9 (24.32%) Windows
4 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
5 6 (16.22%) MS Office
6 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
6 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
6 5 (13.51%) Time Management
7 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
7 4 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
8 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
8 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.11%) Retail
9 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
9 2 (5.41%) Banking

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Drupal
1 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) ADSL
1 2 (5.41%) Broadband
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) NAS
2 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) DataStax
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.70%) HBase
1 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Publishing
5 1 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.41%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Deskside Support
5 2 (5.41%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.41%) Field Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Field Service Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) BYOD
3 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
3 1 (2.70%) Neural Network
3 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 9 (24.32%) Service Management
3 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
4 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
5 5 (13.51%) Time Management
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Management
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.41%) Service Design
8 2 (5.41%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.70%) ERP
9 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
9 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.70%) APMG
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.70%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.70%) Remedy
3 1 (2.70%) Webroot
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