The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Nottingham region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 32 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing SLA 5 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.72% 3.90% 2.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 27.78% 51.72% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £375 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +101.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £355 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £392 £213
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £9.48 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.32% -55.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+18.64% -7.81%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
18 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.19% 7.53% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Average daily rate £331 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £403 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £9.48 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.32% -52.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.89%
SLA
Nottinghamshire

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Network Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Clustering
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) NHS
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (9.09%) Middleware
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Service Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Statistics
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Network Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
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