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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 66 75 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing SLA 60 41 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.73% 1.99% 1.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 30.77% 22.78% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.25% -10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £212 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 8
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.88% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.70 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £16.21 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-4.42% +3.93%
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
195 180 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.88% 8.73% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 120 68
Average daily rate £383 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £214 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £40.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

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 28 August 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
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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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 +6 13 £388 +25.00% 4
Basingstoke +5 12 £440 +214.28% 3
Hook 0 7 - -
Winchester - 5 £325 -
Farnborough 0 4 £135 - 3
Andover - 2 £363 -
Eastleigh - 2 - -
Gosport - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £140 -
Portsmouth - 1 £295 - 1
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (48.15%) ITIL
2 36 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 33 (30.56%) Windows
4 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
5 27 (25.00%) Service Management
6 25 (23.15%) SC Cleared
7 24 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 21 (19.44%) Cisco
8 21 (19.44%) Firewall
9 19 (17.59%) LAN
10 16 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (14.81%) CCNA
10 16 (14.81%) MS Office
11 15 (13.89%) Wireless
12 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
13 13 (12.04%) Linux
13 13 (12.04%) VoIP
14 12 (11.11%) Change Management
14 12 (11.11%) Finance
14 12 (11.11%) VMware
14 12 (11.11%) Network Design
15 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (10.19%) Network Security
15 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
15 11 (10.19%) SQL
15 11 (10.19%) Data Centre
16 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
16 10 (9.26%) MCSA
16 10 (9.26%) MS Exchange

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.56%) WordPress
3 6 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (5.56%) CMS
4 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.85%) Lync
5 2 (1.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (14.81%) MS Office
2 14 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.48%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) assyst
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.93%) Agresso
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.44%) Firewall
2 19 (17.59%) LAN
3 15 (13.89%) Wireless
4 13 (12.04%) VoIP
5 11 (10.19%) Network Security
6 9 (8.33%) WAN
7 7 (6.48%) IP Telephony
7 7 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (5.56%) Internet
9 5 (4.63%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.63%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (3.70%) TCP/IP
10 4 (3.70%) VPN
10 4 (3.70%) SMS
11 3 (2.78%) SNMP
11 3 (2.78%) DNS
11 3 (2.78%) IPv4
11 3 (2.78%) IPv6
12 2 (1.85%) SAN
13 1 (0.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) MS Access
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Front Office
3 5 (4.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.70%) Billing
5 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Back Office
5 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (19.44%) Analyst
2 17 (15.74%) Network Engineer
3 14 (12.96%) Support Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Support Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 9 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.48%) Technical Support
6 7 (6.48%) Applications Support
6 7 (6.48%) Security Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Incident Manager
6 7 (6.48%) Firewall Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Network Support
7 6 (5.56%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Administrator
8 5 (4.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 6 (5.56%) HTML5
2 6 (5.56%) HTML
3 3 (2.78%) JSF
4 2 (1.85%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.85%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.93%) WCF
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.93%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
5 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.19%) Management Information System
1 11 (10.19%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.56%) Social Media
4 4 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.78%) EPoS
6 2 (1.85%) Statistics
6 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Life Science
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.93%) GIS
7 1 (0.93%) IVR
7 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.56%) Windows
2 13 (12.04%) Linux
3 11 (10.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
7 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.70%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.78%) UNIX
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.85%) AIX
9 2 (1.85%) Solaris
10 1 (0.93%) Debian
10 1 (0.93%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (48.15%) ITIL
2 27 (25.00%) Service Management
3 12 (11.11%) Change Management
3 12 (11.11%) Network Design
4 10 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.26%) Project Management
5 9 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 8 (7.41%) Cyber Security
6 8 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 8 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 8 (7.41%) ITSM
6 8 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 7 (6.48%) Information Security
7 7 (6.48%) Scrum
8 6 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.56%) Content Management
8 6 (5.56%) CRM
8 6 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (4.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 10 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.41%) Perl
4 6 (5.56%) PHP
4 6 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.63%) C
6 3 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.85%) VB
7 2 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 25 (23.15%) SC Cleared
3 16 (14.81%) CCNA
3 16 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (9.26%) MCSA
5 9 (8.33%) CCNP
5 9 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
5 9 (8.33%) A+ Certification
6 5 (4.63%) Degree
7 3 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
9 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.93%) RHCE
9 1 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.93%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.48%) vSphere
4 5 (4.63%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.85%) XenApp
6 1 (0.93%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.93%) qmail
6 1 (0.93%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) SCCM
1 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.85%) HP SIM
2 2 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (1.85%) Unicenter
2 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.85%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) SELinux
3 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) Cisco
3 12 (11.11%) VMware
4 7 (6.48%) Remedy
5 6 (5.56%) McAfee
5 6 (5.56%) Google
5 6 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 6 (5.56%) Facebook
5 6 (5.56%) Twitter
6 5 (4.63%) Imperva
6 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.63%) NetScout
6 5 (4.63%) Nokia
7 4 (3.70%) SAP
7 4 (3.70%) Citrix
7 4 (3.70%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.78%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.78%) ComArch
8 3 (2.78%) Oracle
8 3 (2.78%) CA
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