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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 70 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -6
Contract jobs citing SLA 50 23 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.37% 1.13% 1.04%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.41% 12.92% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 7
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£388 £220 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.13% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £125 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £303
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.44 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.43% -10.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £14.58 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £20.29 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +12.90%
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
176 178 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.35% 8.75% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 105 65
Average daily rate £395 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £205 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £451 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £28.00 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.57% +21.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £17.44 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.15 £37.50 £27.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+3.14% +10.81%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +15 20 £388 +6.16% 2
Basingstoke +5 7 £450 +221.42% 1
Andover +5 3 £356 -
Farnborough +1 3 £116 -69.80% 2
Portsmouth +2 1 £550 - 1
Hook -1 1 - -
Winchester - 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (44.44%) ITIL
2 30 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 25 (27.78%) Windows
4 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 20 (22.22%) Cisco
5 20 (22.22%) LAN
5 20 (22.22%) Service Management
5 20 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 18 (20.00%) CCNA
6 18 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (15.56%) A+ Certification
7 14 (15.56%) MCSA
7 14 (15.56%) Network Design
8 13 (14.44%) Network+ Certification
8 13 (14.44%) CCNP
8 13 (14.44%) ITIL V3
9 12 (13.33%) Change Management
9 12 (13.33%) Firewall
9 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
9 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (12.22%) VoIP
10 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
10 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (11.11%) Linux
11 10 (11.11%) Finance
12 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
12 9 (10.00%) Project Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (6.67%) WordPress
3 6 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.67%) CMS
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.33%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.11%) Lync
6 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.11%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (12.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Office
3 6 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Agresso
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.22%) LAN
2 12 (13.33%) Firewall
3 11 (12.22%) VoIP
4 9 (10.00%) Wireless
5 7 (7.78%) Network Security
5 7 (7.78%) WAN
6 6 (6.67%) Internet
7 5 (5.56%) SAN
7 5 (5.56%) IP Telephony
7 5 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (4.44%) SMS
9 3 (3.33%) DNS
9 3 (3.33%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.22%) UMTS
10 2 (2.22%) SMTP
10 2 (2.22%) SDH
10 2 (2.22%) ATM
10 2 (2.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) MySQL
3 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.11%) MS Access
4 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.11%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (21.11%) Support Engineer
2 18 (20.00%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Network Engineer
4 11 (12.22%) Support Analyst
5 10 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (8.89%) Applications Support
6 8 (8.89%) Service Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Network Support
7 7 (7.78%) Technical Support
8 6 (6.67%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.44%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.44%) Data Manager
10 4 (4.44%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) .NET
2 6 (6.67%) HTML
2 6 (6.67%) HTML5
3 3 (3.33%) JSF
3 3 (3.33%) Application Packaging
3 3 (3.33%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.11%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 11 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.67%) Social Media
5 4 (4.44%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.33%) Statistics
7 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.22%) Replication
7 2 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix DMX
8 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.11%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.11%) CLARiiON
8 1 (1.11%) Symmetrix
8 1 (1.11%) EMC Centera
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) Life Science
8 1 (1.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 25 (27.78%) Windows
2 10 (11.11%) Linux
3 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 5 (5.56%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.33%) CentOS
6 3 (3.33%) AIX
6 3 (3.33%) UNIX
7 2 (2.22%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.22%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.11%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.11%) HPUX
8 1 (1.11%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (44.44%) ITIL
2 20 (22.22%) Service Management
3 14 (15.56%) Network Design
4 13 (14.44%) ITIL V3
5 12 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.33%) Change Management
6 9 (10.00%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Configuration Management
7 7 (7.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.67%) Fault Management
8 6 (6.67%) Cyber Security
8 6 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.67%) Information Security
8 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.67%) Scrum
8 6 (6.67%) Content Management
9 5 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 5 (5.56%) ITSM
9 5 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) PHP
2 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.44%) Perl
3 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.33%) VB
5 2 (2.22%) C
6 1 (1.11%) C#
6 1 (1.11%) Python
6 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 20 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) CCNA
3 18 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (15.56%) A+ Certification
4 14 (15.56%) MCSA
5 13 (14.44%) CCNP
5 13 (14.44%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.22%) Degree
8 1 (1.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.11%) MOS
8 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.11%) PMP
8 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.11%) RHCE
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.44%) vSphere
4 3 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (3.33%) XenApp
5 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.11%) qmail
5 1 (1.11%) Postfix
5 1 (1.11%) SpamAssassin
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) ARCserve
3 3 (3.33%) Unicenter
3 3 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (2.22%) Nagios
4 2 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (2.22%) HP SIM
4 2 (2.22%) Hyperic
5 1 (1.11%) SELinux
5 1 (1.11%) OpenView
5 1 (1.11%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.22%) Cisco
3 8 (8.89%) VMware
4 6 (6.67%) Google
4 6 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 6 (6.67%) Facebook
4 6 (6.67%) Twitter
4 6 (6.67%) Citrix
4 6 (6.67%) HP
5 5 (5.56%) McAfee
6 4 (4.44%) NetScout
6 4 (4.44%) Rackspace
6 4 (4.44%) Imperva
6 4 (4.44%) CA
6 4 (4.44%) Nokia
6 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.44%) Oracle
6 4 (4.44%) Remedy
7 3 (3.33%) Lumension
7 3 (3.33%) Brocade
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