The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 79 63 81
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing SLA 42 62 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.13% 2.91% 1.86%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.71% 27.19% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 27
Median daily rate £400 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £126 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.80 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £36.50 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £15.77 £16.80
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -6.13%
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
170 228 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.61% 10.72% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 142 122
Median daily rate £425 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 11
Median hourly rate £39.38 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.29% +1.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £55.41 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Southampton +14 16 £400 +3.22% 2
Winchester +5 9 £335 +3.07% 1
Havant - 4 - -
Fareham - 2 £525 - 2
Basingstoke -5 1 - - 2
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 37 (45.68%) ITIL
1 37 (45.68%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.93%) Cisco
4 21 (25.93%) Service Management
5 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
5 19 (23.46%) SQL
6 16 (19.75%) CSS
7 15 (18.52%) Oracle
7 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (17.28%) jQuery
8 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
8 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
8 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
8 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
9 12 (14.81%) Linux
10 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
10 11 (13.58%) LAN
10 11 (13.58%) WAN
10 11 (13.58%) Wireless
11 10 (12.35%) Remedy
11 10 (12.35%) Firewall
11 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
12 9 (11.11%) VoIP
12 9 (11.11%) CCNP
12 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 9 (11.11%) .NET

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) JBoss
3 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.47%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) Joomla!
4 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.47%) WordPress
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.70%) HP Helion
1 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) LAN
1 11 (13.58%) WAN
1 11 (13.58%) Wireless
2 10 (12.35%) Firewall
3 9 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 9 (11.11%) Network Security
3 9 (11.11%) VoIP
3 9 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (8.64%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.17%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.94%) Intranet
6 4 (4.94%) Skype
7 3 (3.70%) DNS
7 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (3.70%) SAN
8 2 (2.47%) DHCP
8 2 (2.47%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.47%) WLAN
9 1 (1.23%) Internet
9 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) MS Access
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Subversion
1 6 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.17%) Artifactory
2 5 (6.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.23%) JMeter
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.94%) Legal
3 4 (4.94%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.93%) Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Service Analyst
2 14 (17.28%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Developer
4 9 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Systems Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (7.41%) Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) IT Support
7 5 (6.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) ASP Developer
7 5 (6.17%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) CSS
2 14 (17.28%) jQuery
3 9 (11.11%) .NET
3 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (9.88%) HTML
4 8 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (9.88%) WCF
4 8 (9.88%) Web Services
5 6 (7.41%) Classic ASP
5 6 (7.41%) CSS3
5 6 (7.41%) DCOM
5 6 (7.41%) HTML5
6 5 (6.17%) Spring
7 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.70%) REST
7 3 (3.70%) WSDL
8 1 (1.23%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.23%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.23%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Management Information System
2 9 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.70%) Replication
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.81%) Linux
2 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Solaris
6 1 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (45.68%) ITIL
2 21 (25.93%) Service Management
3 15 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.11%) Fault Management
4 9 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 9 (11.11%) MVC
5 8 (9.88%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (9.88%) ITSM
5 8 (9.88%) Logistics
6 7 (8.64%) Change Control
6 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
6 7 (8.64%) Release Management
6 7 (8.64%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) Kanban
7 6 (7.41%) SDLC
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
7 6 (7.41%) Web Development
8 5 (6.17%) Change Management
8 5 (6.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 14 (17.28%) PL/SQL
2 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
3 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.88%) C#
5 7 (8.64%) Python
6 6 (7.41%) VB
6 6 (7.41%) VB6
7 5 (6.17%) C
7 5 (6.17%) Java
8 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (45.68%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (11.11%) CCNP
5 5 (6.17%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.94%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (3.70%) Degree
8 2 (2.47%) CCNA
8 2 (2.47%) CWNA
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 3 (3.70%) Unicenter
2 2 (2.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.93%) Cisco
3 15 (18.52%) Oracle
4 10 (12.35%) Remedy
5 9 (11.11%) Palo Alto
6 5 (6.17%) Arqiva
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.70%) HP
7 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.47%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.47%) Nintex
8 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.47%) Sonus
9 1 (1.23%) Avaya
9 1 (1.23%) Cadence
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.23%) Genesys
9 1 (1.23%) Proofpoint
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.23%) Verint
Hampshire
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