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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 84 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +15
Contract jobs citing SLA 37 54 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.68% 3.19% 2.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 22.16% 40.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
Average hourly rate £13.38 £15.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +27.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £12.50 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £17.50 £12.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
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
167 135 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.60% 7.98% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 63 74
Average daily rate £366 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
Average hourly rate £42.50 £17.00 £15.23
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £71.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.55 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -7.25%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 -6 8 £400 +77.77% 3
Portsmouth 0 7 £325 +91.17% 1
Hook -31 5 £200 -39.39%
Basingstoke -1 4 £145 -75.31% 3
Havant -2 2 £400 +33.33%
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - - 5
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Alton - - - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (54.22%) Windows
2 34 (40.96%) Security Cleared
3 32 (38.55%) ITIL
4 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
5 27 (32.53%) SC Cleared
6 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (27.71%) HP
7 23 (27.71%) SharePoint
8 22 (26.51%) Active Directory
9 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
10 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
11 18 (21.69%) VMware
12 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (15.66%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (15.66%) Problem Management
14 13 (15.66%) Cisco
14 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
14 13 (15.66%) Security Management
15 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
15 12 (14.46%) Knowledge Management
16 10 (12.05%) MS Office
16 10 (12.05%) Citrix
17 9 (10.84%) 3G
17 9 (10.84%) Symantec
17 9 (10.84%) SAN
17 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
17 9 (10.84%) Broadband
17 9 (10.84%) DHCP
17 9 (10.84%) DNS

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (27.71%) SharePoint
2 20 (24.10%) MS Exchange
3 13 (15.66%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (8.43%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (6.02%) IIS
6 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.61%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Office
2 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) 3G
1 9 (10.84%) SAN
1 9 (10.84%) Broadband
1 9 (10.84%) DHCP
1 9 (10.84%) DNS
2 8 (9.64%) LAN
3 5 (6.02%) SMTP
4 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.82%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) VoIP
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.20%) VPN
6 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.41%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.20%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (3.61%) Retail
2 2 (2.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Support Engineer
2 17 (20.48%) Desktop Support
3 12 (14.46%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (12.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (12.05%) Administrator
5 9 (10.84%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.43%) Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Support
7 5 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.02%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (6.02%) Support Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Support Manager
7 5 (6.02%) Applications Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Network Support
8 4 (4.82%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 4 (4.82%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.61%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.02%) XMPP
2 2 (2.41%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 2 (2.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) Software Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) jQuery
2 2 (2.41%) WebCenter
2 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.41%) CSS
2 2 (2.41%) LAMP
3 1 (1.20%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.20%) XML
3 1 (1.20%) XSLT
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.20%) HTML
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) Blackberry
3 5 (6.02%) Clustering
3 5 (6.02%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (6.02%) Wiki
4 4 (4.82%) Replication
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) CMDB
5 2 (2.41%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.22%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Windows 7
3 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (10.84%) Windows XP
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.23%) Linux
7 5 (6.02%) AIX
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 2000
8 3 (3.61%) UNIX
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.20%) CentOS
10 1 (1.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) ITIL
2 13 (15.66%) Problem Management
2 13 (15.66%) Security Management
3 12 (14.46%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (9.64%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) Time Management
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
6 5 (6.02%) Change Management
7 4 (4.82%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.82%) Data Protection
7 4 (4.82%) Network Management
7 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
7 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.82%) ITSM
7 4 (4.82%) Service Management
7 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.23%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) VB
2 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.41%) C#
3 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.20%) C
4 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.20%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (40.96%) Security Cleared
2 27 (32.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.64%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (8.43%) CCNA
5 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.82%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.61%) CCNP
7 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) MCITP
8 2 (2.41%) NCDA
8 2 (2.41%) MCSE
8 2 (2.41%) MCSA
8 2 (2.41%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
System Software
1 22 (26.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.23%) VMware ESX
4 5 (6.02%) vSphere
5 4 (4.82%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (3.61%) XenApp
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) ARCserve
2 6 (7.23%) HP SIM
3 4 (4.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (3.61%) Unicenter
4 3 (3.61%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.20%) SCCM
6 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (33.73%) Microsoft
2 23 (27.71%) HP
3 18 (21.69%) VMware
4 13 (15.66%) Cisco
5 10 (12.05%) Citrix
6 9 (10.84%) Symantec
7 8 (9.64%) 3PAR
7 8 (9.64%) CA
8 5 (6.02%) Oracle
9 4 (4.82%) Altiris
9 4 (4.82%) Brocade
9 4 (4.82%) Avaya
9 4 (4.82%) Remedy
10 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.61%) Lumension
11 2 (2.41%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.41%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.41%) NetApp
12 1 (1.20%) McAfee
12 1 (1.20%) Juniper
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