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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 91 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Contract jobs citing SLA 32 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.59% 2.77% 2.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 23.36% 35.56% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £363 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £298 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +48.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
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 Hampshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
137 135 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.80% 7.80% 10.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 64 64
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 18
Average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +129.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.20 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+16.61% -25.43%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -14 8 £378 +7.85% 3
Portsmouth +4 7 £325 +91.17%
Basingstoke -4 4 £165 -58.75% 5
Hook -21 4 £200 -39.84% 2
Havant -3 3 £400 -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Fareham - - - - 7
Aldershot - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
Alton - - - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 45 (55.56%) Windows
2 35 (43.21%) Security Cleared
3 29 (35.80%) SC Cleared
4 28 (34.57%) ITIL
4 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
5 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (28.40%) SharePoint
7 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
8 21 (25.93%) HP
8 21 (25.93%) Windows 7
9 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
10 16 (19.75%) VMware
11 15 (18.52%) Cisco
11 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (17.28%) Security Management
12 14 (17.28%) Blackberry
12 14 (17.28%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (17.28%) Problem Management
13 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
15 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
16 10 (12.35%) MS Office
16 10 (12.35%) Citrix
16 10 (12.35%) Broadband
16 10 (12.35%) 3G
17 9 (11.11%) LAN
17 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
17 9 (11.11%) SAN
18 8 (9.88%) CA
18 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (28.40%) SharePoint
2 19 (23.46%) MS Exchange
3 14 (17.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.64%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.17%) IIS
7 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.70%) MS Project Server
9 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Office
2 7 (8.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Broadband
1 10 (12.35%) 3G
2 9 (11.11%) SAN
2 9 (11.11%) LAN
3 7 (8.64%) DHCP
3 7 (8.64%) DNS
4 5 (6.17%) SMTP
5 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.70%) VoIP
6 3 (3.70%) WAN
6 3 (3.70%) Firewall
7 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.23%) NAS
7 1 (1.23%) Intranet
7 1 (1.23%) Internet
7 1 (1.23%) VPN
7 1 (1.23%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.70%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.23%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.23%) DataStax
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (4.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.47%) Retail
3 1 (1.23%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Support Engineer
2 19 (23.46%) Desktop Support
3 12 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (14.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Administrator
5 8 (9.88%) Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Team Leader
8 5 (6.17%) Cisco Engineer
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Team Leader
9 4 (4.94%) Network Support
9 4 (4.94%) Support Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Manager
9 4 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) XMPP
2 3 (3.70%) WebCenter
2 3 (3.70%) LAMP
3 2 (2.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.47%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.23%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
4 1 (1.23%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (32.10%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (17.28%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.17%) Clustering
3 5 (6.17%) Wiki
3 5 (6.17%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Replication
5 3 (3.70%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.23%) FMCG
7 1 (1.23%) Statistics
7 1 (1.23%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (55.56%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (7.41%) AIX
8 5 (6.17%) Linux
9 3 (3.70%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.70%) UNIX
10 2 (2.47%) Windows Vista
10 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.23%) CentOS
11 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) ITIL
2 14 (17.28%) Security Management
2 14 (17.28%) Problem Management
3 12 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (9.88%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (8.64%) Time Management
6 6 (7.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.17%) Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.94%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.94%) Data Protection
8 4 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.94%) Network Management
8 4 (4.94%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.70%) Business Process Improvement
9 3 (3.70%) SOA
9 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) VB
2 3 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.23%) Korn
4 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.23%) C
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 35 (43.21%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.80%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.64%) CCNA
5 6 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.94%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.70%) CCNP
8 2 (2.47%) MCSE
8 2 (2.47%) MCSA
8 2 (2.47%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.47%) MCITP
8 2 (2.47%) NCDA
9 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 22 (27.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.17%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.94%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.94%) vSphere
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.70%) XenApp
6 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) ARCserve
2 4 (4.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (4.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (4.94%) HP SIM
3 3 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (3.70%) Data Guard
3 3 (3.70%) Unicenter
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 28 (34.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) HP
3 16 (19.75%) VMware
4 15 (18.52%) Cisco
5 10 (12.35%) Citrix
6 8 (9.88%) CA
7 7 (8.64%) Symantec
7 7 (8.64%) 3PAR
8 6 (7.41%) Oracle
9 4 (4.94%) Avaya
9 4 (4.94%) Remedy
9 4 (4.94%) Altiris
9 4 (4.94%) Brocade
10 3 (3.70%) Lumension
10 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.47%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.47%) NetApp
12 1 (1.23%) SAP
12 1 (1.23%) Juniper
12 1 (1.23%) McAfee
Hook, Hampshire
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