The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 27 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 49 41 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing SLA 3 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.61% 1.90% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.56% 12.12% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £388 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -9.88%
SLA
Nottinghamshire

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 Nottingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
54 66 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.93% 15.64% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 42 3
Median daily rate £483 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.62% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £650 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

SLA
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) EPoS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EPoS
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL