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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 59 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Contract jobs citing SLA 48 45 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.60% 2.07% 1.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.40% 24.73% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 22
Median daily rate £413 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £120 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £488 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
Median hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £13.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% +49.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.79 £47.50 £15.36
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.08% +17.76%
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
189 182 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.23% 8.38% 9.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 92 113
Median daily rate £400 £450 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.03% +7.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £18.68 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

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 9 December 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
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 9 December 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 +10 17 £225 -48.57% 2
Portsmouth +5 7 - -
Fareham -8 7 £475 - 4
Havant 0 6 £250 - 3
Basingstoke -1 2 - - 2
Farnborough - 2 £130 - 2
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 35 (37.23%) ITIL
1 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 33 (35.11%) Service Management
3 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 23 (24.47%) SC Cleared
5 21 (22.34%) Cisco
6 20 (21.28%) Active Directory
7 18 (19.15%) Management Information System
7 18 (19.15%) ITIL V3
8 17 (18.09%) Document Management
8 17 (18.09%) Service Delivery
9 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (15.96%) Analytics
11 14 (14.89%) SQL
11 14 (14.89%) Service Design
12 13 (13.83%) HP
12 13 (13.83%) Scrum
12 13 (13.83%) Performance Management
13 12 (12.77%) Knowledge Management
13 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
13 12 (12.77%) Windows
14 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
14 11 (11.70%) Oracle
14 11 (11.70%) Legal
14 11 (11.70%) Remedy
14 11 (11.70%) PaaS
14 11 (11.70%) IaaS
15 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
15 10 (10.64%) High Availability
15 10 (10.64%) jQuery

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 (10.64%) IIS
2 9 (9.57%) CMS
2 9 (9.57%) Joomla!
2 9 (9.57%) WordPress
3 4 (4.26%) JBoss
3 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.70%) IaaS
1 11 (11.70%) PaaS
2 3 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.19%) HP Helion
2 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.64%) WAN
2 9 (9.57%) Firewall
2 9 (9.57%) Intranet
2 9 (9.57%) IP Telephony
2 9 (9.57%) LAN
2 9 (9.57%) Network Security
2 9 (9.57%) VoIP
2 9 (9.57%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (9.57%) Wireless
3 7 (7.45%) DHCP
3 7 (7.45%) DNS
4 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
5 3 (3.19%) SAN
6 2 (2.13%) MVNO
6 2 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (2.13%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.06%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.06%) MS Access
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.06%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.32%) Subversion
3 4 (4.26%) Artifactory
3 4 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.19%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.70%) Legal
2 7 (7.45%) Marketing
3 6 (6.38%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.19%) Billing
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) French Language
5 2 (2.13%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Analyst
2 15 (15.96%) Service Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Developer
3 11 (11.70%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (11.70%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.57%) Network Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (9.57%) Security Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Designer
6 7 (7.45%) Web Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Web Content Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) IT Support
7 6 (6.38%) Support Assistant
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Assistant
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Designer
7 6 (6.38%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.64%) CSS
1 10 (10.64%) jQuery
2 6 (6.38%) .NET
2 6 (6.38%) Classic ASP
2 6 (6.38%) CSS3
2 6 (6.38%) DCOM
2 6 (6.38%) HTML
2 6 (6.38%) HTML5
3 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (5.32%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) Spring
4 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (4.26%) WCF
5 3 (3.19%) REST
5 3 (3.19%) WSDL
6 1 (1.06%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.06%) COM
6 1 (1.06%) XHTML
6 1 (1.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.57%) Driving Licence
4 8 (8.51%) Data Integration
5 7 (7.45%) Statistics
6 5 (5.32%) Clustering
7 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.26%) Replication
8 2 (2.13%) Smart Meter
9 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.38%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) ITIL
2 33 (35.11%) Service Management
3 18 (19.15%) ITIL V3
4 17 (18.09%) Document Management
4 17 (18.09%) Service Delivery
5 16 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (15.96%) Analytics
7 14 (14.89%) Service Design
8 13 (13.83%) Performance Management
8 13 (13.83%) Scrum
9 12 (12.77%) Data Modelling
9 12 (12.77%) Knowledge Management
10 10 (10.64%) High Availability
11 9 (9.57%) Change Management
11 9 (9.57%) Content Management
11 9 (9.57%) Fault Management
12 8 (8.51%) Change Control
12 8 (8.51%) ETL
12 8 (8.51%) Kanban
12 8 (8.51%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.89%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) PL/SQL
3 10 (10.64%) T-SQL
4 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
5 6 (6.38%) VB
5 6 (6.38%) VB6
6 5 (5.32%) C#
7 4 (4.26%) C
7 4 (4.26%) Java
8 3 (3.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (37.23%) Security Cleared
2 23 (24.47%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) CCNP
3 9 (9.57%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (9.57%) Degree
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
System Software
1 20 (21.28%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.32%) Firmware
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (5.32%) XenApp
3 4 (4.26%) Terminal Services
3 4 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) EdgeSight
1 5 (5.32%) SafeCom
1 5 (5.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.19%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (3.19%) SCOM
2 3 (3.19%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.06%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.34%) Cisco
3 13 (13.83%) HP
4 11 (11.70%) Oracle
4 11 (11.70%) Remedy
5 9 (9.57%) Palo Alto
5 9 (9.57%) Rackspace
6 5 (5.32%) Arqiva
6 5 (5.32%) Citrix
7 4 (4.26%) BMC
7 4 (4.26%) CA
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.26%) Sophos
7 4 (4.26%) VMware
8 3 (3.19%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.13%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.13%) Sonus
10 1 (1.06%) IronPort
10 1 (1.06%) Proofpoint
10 1 (1.06%) Splunk