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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 8 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing SLA 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.41% 3.19% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 68.75% 75.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £475 £75 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+533.33% -76.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
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
16 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 19.51% 4.26% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 1
Median daily rate £463 £75 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+516.66% -76.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 June 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 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
2 5 (31.25%) Logistics
2 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
3 4 (25.00%) V-Model
3 4 (25.00%) Confluence
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Zephyr
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) QA
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (25.00%) GSM
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) UMTS
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) MS Office

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 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Domino
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) GSM
1 4 (25.00%) UMTS
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
1 4 (25.00%) JMeter
1 4 (25.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (25.00%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Implementation Controller
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Test Manager
1 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Transition Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Controller
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Logistics
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) V-Model
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Development
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) MCP
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 1 (6.25%) Lotus
4 1 (6.25%) VMware