The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 82 77 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Contract jobs citing SLA 7 29 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.62% 1.84% 2.21%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.25% 14.08% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 9
Median daily rate £90 £381 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-76.39% +41.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.24 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.34% +20.00%
SLA
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
112 206 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.87% 13.05% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 156 85
Median daily rate £450 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £560 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SLA.

1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) High Availability
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (10.00%) IVR
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
7 2 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (10.00%) VPN
7 2 (10.00%) Windows
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
7 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (10.00%) CCNA
7 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Firewall
7 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.00%) Retail
8 1 (5.00%) Billing
8 1 (5.00%) Document Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) VoIP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (5.00%) BIG-IP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.00%) DHCP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (15.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Field Service Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) IT Support
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Voice Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) IVR
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) High Availability
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCVP
3 1 (5.00%) MCDST
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (5.00%) Opsview
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) CommVault
4 1 (5.00%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Xerox
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