The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 23 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing SLA 42 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.33% 4.65% 4.37%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.30% 33.33% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 13
Median daily rate £416 £293 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.80% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £132 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £273
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -4.42%
SLA
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
97 135 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.61% 13.96% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 52
Median daily rate £450 £300 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.10 £8.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.52% +46.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for SLA.

1 41 (61.19%) ITIL
2 34 (50.75%) Finance
3 19 (28.36%) Security Cleared
4 18 (26.87%) Service Management
5 15 (22.39%) Service Delivery
5 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared
6 14 (20.90%) Service Design
6 14 (20.90%) SAP
6 14 (20.90%) Incident Management
6 14 (20.90%) Retail
7 13 (19.40%) MS Office
7 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
7 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
8 10 (14.93%) DV Cleared
8 10 (14.93%) Project Management
8 10 (14.93%) HP
8 10 (14.93%) Windows
9 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (10.45%) Windows NT
10 7 (10.45%) ATM
10 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
10 7 (10.45%) Unix
10 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (10.45%) MVS
10 7 (10.45%) Remedy
10 7 (10.45%) Mainframe
10 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
11 6 (8.96%) Management Information System

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Office
2 7 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) ATM
2 3 (4.48%) DWDM
2 3 (4.48%) Frame Relay
2 3 (4.48%) LAN
2 3 (4.48%) MPLS
2 3 (4.48%) SDH
2 3 (4.48%) VoIP
2 3 (4.48%) VPN
2 3 (4.48%) WAN
2 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.48%) WLAN
2 3 (4.48%) xDSL
3 1 (1.49%) BGP
3 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.49%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) SAP BI
General
1 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Banking
4 3 (4.48%) Automotive
4 3 (4.48%) German Language
4 3 (4.48%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.99%) Electronics
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (29.85%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Service Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Service Architect
4 7 (10.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Supplier Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.96%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) SAP Support
6 5 (7.46%) Service Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Vendor Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) SAP BI Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) SAP XI
1 1 (1.49%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.93%) Windows
2 7 (10.45%) MVS
2 7 (10.45%) Unix
2 7 (10.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (61.19%) ITIL
2 18 (26.87%) Service Management
3 15 (22.39%) Service Delivery
4 14 (20.90%) Incident Management
4 14 (20.90%) Service Design
5 13 (19.40%) ITIL V3
6 10 (14.93%) Project Management
7 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.96%) Supplier Management
9 5 (7.46%) Change Management
9 5 (7.46%) ITSM
9 5 (7.46%) Line Management
9 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
10 4 (5.97%) Change Control
10 4 (5.97%) Fault Management
10 4 (5.97%) People Management
10 4 (5.97%) System Testing
10 4 (5.97%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.46%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (28.36%) Security Cleared
2 15 (22.39%) SC Cleared
3 10 (14.93%) DV Cleared
4 7 (10.45%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB
5 4 (5.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (4.48%) CCIE
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) CA Wily
1 6 (8.96%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) SAP
2 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.93%) HP
4 7 (10.45%) Remedy
5 3 (4.48%) Cisco
5 3 (4.48%) Juniper
6 2 (2.99%) Avaya
6 2 (2.99%) Huawei
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