The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 29 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing SLA 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 0.56% 1.30% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.29% 23.08% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £418 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
SLA
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 North Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
7 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 3.91% 5.63% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £375 £417 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.12% +39.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £315 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £38.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.47% +280.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

SLA
Top 19 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Wireless
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft