The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing SLA 12 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.30% 2.72% 2.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.90% 39.29% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 3
Average daily rate £325 £345 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £365 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.55 £13.38 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.22% -4.46%
SLA
East Midlands

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 Nottinghamshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
71 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.63% 6.91% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 10
Average daily rate £475 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £347 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £505 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.23% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £10.84 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £22.50 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+90.00% +31.19%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -11 12 £325 -5.79% 1
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Informatica
2 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
2 4 (22.22%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) XML
2 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Data Management
2 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 4 (22.22%) Clinical Data Management
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Support Manager
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Support Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) PC Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IMAC Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Clinical Data Management
1 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (22.22%) Data Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Migration
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
1 4 (22.22%) SDLC
1 4 (22.22%) Strategic Planning
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) E-business
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.56%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 4 (22.22%) VB
2 4 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Informatica
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) TIBCO
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Citrix