The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 6 15
Contract jobs citing SLA 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 8.11% 6.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £250 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £305 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.19% +10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.77 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-11.22% -1.43%
SLA
Hertfordshire

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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
0 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead - 12.16% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SLA across the Hemel Hempstead region.

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Hemel Hempstead region.

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for SLA.

1 5 (45.45%) SAP
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
1 5 (45.45%) Logistics
2 4 (36.36%) JIRA
2 4 (36.36%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (36.36%) GSM
2 4 (36.36%) UMTS
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) V-Model
2 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Zephyr
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 4 (36.36%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Domino
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) GSM
1 4 (36.36%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) JMeter
1 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
1 4 (36.36%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Implementation Controller
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Performance Test Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Project Controller
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Logistics
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) SDLC
2 4 (36.36%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) Dependency Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) BC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Citrix
1 5 (45.45%) SAP
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) VMware