The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 92 99
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +7
Contract jobs citing SLA 50 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.41% 1.28% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 29.59% 17.12% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 12
Average daily rate
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£240 £273 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.92% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £127 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
- -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.87 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.87% +13.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.76 £13.57 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £42.77 £12.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +19.23%
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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
169 146 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.14% 7.48% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 81 60
Average daily rate £385 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £477 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 7
Average hourly rate £13.50 £30.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.73% +31.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £13.69 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +20.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Southampton +8 13 £378 +6.33% 4
Farnborough -3 4 £116 -69.80%
Basingstoke -1 2 £100 -28.57% 2
Hook - 2 - -
Andover +5 1 £350 -
Fareham -2 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £550 - 2
Winchester - 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 36 (46.15%) ITIL
2 23 (29.49%) Windows
3 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
4 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
5 17 (21.79%) CCNA
5 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
5 17 (21.79%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (21.79%) Cisco
5 17 (21.79%) LAN
6 15 (19.23%) Service Management
7 14 (17.95%) A+ Certification
8 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (16.67%) CCNP
8 13 (16.67%) MCSA
8 13 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
8 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 13 (16.67%) ITIL V3
9 12 (15.38%) Network Design
9 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
10 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (12.82%) SQL
11 9 (11.54%) VMware
12 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
12 8 (10.26%) Linux
12 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
13 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (8.97%) SharePoint

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 8 (10.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.56%) CMS
6 2 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.56%) WordPress
6 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.97%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) LAN
2 7 (8.97%) Firewall
3 5 (6.41%) SAN
3 5 (6.41%) VoIP
4 4 (5.13%) WAN
5 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (3.85%) DNS
5 3 (3.85%) Wireless
6 2 (2.56%) Internet
6 2 (2.56%) 3G
6 2 (2.56%) ATM
6 2 (2.56%) Broadband
6 2 (2.56%) GSM
6 2 (2.56%) SDH
6 2 (2.56%) UMTS
6 2 (2.56%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (2.56%) RNC
6 2 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.85%) MySQL
2 3 (3.85%) SQLPlus
3 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Support Engineer
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 10 (12.82%) Network Engineer
4 8 (10.26%) Support Analyst
4 8 (10.26%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.97%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Network Support
5 7 (8.97%) Desktop Support
5 7 (8.97%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.41%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) XMPP
1 3 (3.85%) Application Packaging
1 3 (3.85%) WebCenter
1 3 (3.85%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.56%) LAMP
2 2 (2.56%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
2 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (1.28%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.85%) Wiki
3 3 (3.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.56%) Replication
4 2 (2.56%) Social Media
4 2 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 2 (2.56%) Clustering
4 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
5 1 (1.28%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (1.28%) EPoS
5 1 (1.28%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.28%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.28%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.49%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows 7
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.26%) Linux
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.13%) CentOS
6 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (3.85%) AIX
8 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.28%) HPUX
9 1 (1.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) ITIL
2 15 (19.23%) Service Management
3 13 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 12 (15.38%) Network Design
5 7 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.97%) Change Management
6 6 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 6 (7.69%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Time Management
7 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.41%) Process Management
7 5 (6.41%) ITSM
8 4 (5.13%) Security Management
8 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.13%) CRM
8 4 (5.13%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.85%) VB
2 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.56%) Perl
3 2 (2.56%) PHP
4 1 (1.28%) Python
4 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.79%) CCNA
2 17 (21.79%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (17.95%) A+ Certification
4 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (16.67%) CCNP
4 13 (16.67%) MCSA
4 13 (16.67%) Network+ Certification
4 13 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) RHCE
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCP
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.13%) vSphere
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (3.85%) XenApp
4 3 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.28%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.28%) qmail
5 1 (1.28%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (3.85%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.85%) Unicenter
3 3 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.56%) Nagios
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.56%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.56%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.28%) SELinux
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.28%) OpenView
5 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.79%) Cisco
3 9 (11.54%) VMware
4 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 6 (7.69%) HP
4 6 (7.69%) Citrix
5 4 (5.13%) CA
6 3 (3.85%) Lumension
6 3 (3.85%) Brocade
6 3 (3.85%) McAfee
6 3 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.56%) Remedy
7 2 (2.56%) Ericsson
7 2 (2.56%) Nokia
7 2 (2.56%) Lotus
7 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.56%) Imperva
7 2 (2.56%) Splunk
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