The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 15 10 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Contract jobs citing SLA 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.51% 9.28% 1.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 35.00% 56.25% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £263 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
SLA
Surrey

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 Guildford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
20 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.75% 16.49% 7.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
Median daily rate £525 £263 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £233 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £341 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.63%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

SLA
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 8 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) BYOD
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) IT Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 5 (62.50%) Break Fix Engineer
4 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
5 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) BYOD
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware