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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 90 70 63
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -7
Contract jobs citing SLA 33 39 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.55% 2.07% 2.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 24.81% 30.71% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 12
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£290 £400 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +72.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £332 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £304 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 9
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +27.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £11.70 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £41.00 £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +16.66%
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
133 127 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.24% 6.73% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 58 56
Average daily rate £500 £345 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £370 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £30.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.26% +144.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.20 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -17.50%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -12 9 £355 -21.11% 7
Havant +2 4 £400 - 1
Hook -4 4 £200 -39.84%
Portsmouth - 4 £308 -
Basingstoke -14 2 £168 -58.12% 1
Fareham -3 1 - -
Alton - - - -
Eastleigh - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - - 1
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 26 (37.68%) ITIL
3 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
6 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
8 16 (23.19%) Cisco
9 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
11 13 (18.84%) HP
11 13 (18.84%) VMware
12 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (15.94%) CCNA
14 10 (14.49%) LAN
14 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
14 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
14 10 (14.49%) MS Office
14 10 (14.49%) SQL
14 10 (14.49%) Citrix
15 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
15 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (11.59%) Knowledge Management
16 8 (11.59%) ITIL V3
16 8 (11.59%) Windows 2000
17 7 (10.14%) IIS
17 7 (10.14%) Windows XP
17 7 (10.14%) Oracle
17 7 (10.14%) SQL Server

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.14%) IIS
3 7 (10.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) LAN
2 6 (8.70%) SAN
3 4 (5.80%) 3G
3 4 (5.80%) DNS
3 4 (5.80%) Broadband
3 4 (5.80%) DHCP
4 3 (4.35%) VoIP
4 3 (4.35%) WAN
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.90%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (2.90%) RNC
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
5 2 (2.90%) ATM
5 2 (2.90%) SMTP
5 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.90%) GSM
5 2 (2.90%) SDH
5 2 (2.90%) UMTS
6 1 (1.45%) VPN
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.35%) SQLPlus
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.45%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.45%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
2 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 10 (14.49%) Desktop Support
3 9 (13.04%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.25%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Network Support
7 4 (5.80%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.80%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Administrator
7 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.35%) DBA
8 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.35%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.25%) XMPP
2 4 (5.80%) Software Packaging
2 4 (5.80%) Application Packaging
3 3 (4.35%) LAMP
3 3 (4.35%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.45%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.25%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.25%) Wiki
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.35%) Replication
5 3 (4.35%) Clustering
5 3 (4.35%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.45%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.45%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Statistics
6 1 (1.45%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 33 (47.83%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (11.59%) Windows 2000
6 7 (10.14%) Windows XP
7 5 (7.25%) Linux
8 3 (4.35%) AIX
8 3 (4.35%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.35%) CentOS
9 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.45%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.45%) HPUX
10 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) ITIL
2 8 (11.59%) Knowledge Management
2 8 (11.59%) ITIL V3
3 7 (10.14%) Security Management
3 7 (10.14%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (10.14%) Time Management
4 5 (7.25%) Service Management
4 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.25%) Network Design
5 4 (5.80%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.80%) Migration
5 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.35%) SOA
6 3 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.35%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) VB
2 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.45%) C
4 1 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 12 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (15.94%) CCNA
5 7 (10.14%) CCNP
5 7 (10.14%) A+ Certification
6 6 (8.70%) Network+ Certification
6 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (8.70%) MCSA
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (7.25%) VCP4
8 1 (1.45%) Degree
8 1 (1.45%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 21 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
3 5 (7.25%) XenApp
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) ARCserve
2 5 (7.25%) Unicenter
3 4 (5.80%) HP SIM
3 4 (5.80%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (4.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (4.35%) SCCM
4 3 (4.35%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.90%) Hyperic
5 2 (2.90%) Nagios
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (1.45%) OpenView
6 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Cisco
3 13 (18.84%) HP
3 13 (18.84%) VMware
4 10 (14.49%) Citrix
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle
5 7 (10.14%) CA
6 5 (7.25%) Lumension
7 4 (5.80%) Remedy
7 4 (5.80%) Avaya
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec
8 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) Brocade
8 3 (4.35%) Altiris
9 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.90%) Splunk
9 2 (2.90%) McAfee
9 2 (2.90%) Ericsson
Hampshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £230.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago