The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 43 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing SLA 1 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.26% 1.63% 1.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.89% 15.91% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.96% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £16.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +7.09%
SLA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
53 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.73% 10.26% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 29 12
Average daily rate £450 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £353
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 0
Average hourly rate £18.68 £13.04 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.64 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.20% +14.28%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

SLA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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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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
Brighton -6 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) PHP5
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Junior
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Business Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) LAMP
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware