The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 25 44 36
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing SLA 24 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 5.80% 1.85% 2.77%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.29% 13.89% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 2
Median daily rate £378 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.45% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £385 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% +72.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
70 72 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 16.91% 13.33% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 13
Median daily rate £388 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £21.75 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% +72.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +13 19 £378 +37.45% 4
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
3 9 (33.33%) Firewall
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) SAP
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (22.22%) QMS
7 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
7 5 (18.52%) CCNP
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma
8 4 (14.81%) Symantec
8 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
8 4 (14.81%) Juniper
8 4 (14.81%) BEA
8 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (14.81%) iPlanet
8 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (14.81%) Unix
8 4 (14.81%) Sun
8 4 (14.81%) EMC
8 4 (14.81%) AIX
8 4 (14.81%) Solaris
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) J2EE

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 4 (14.81%) iPlanet
1 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP CAR
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Retail
1 2 (7.41%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.70%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) BIG-IP
4 2 (7.41%) ADSL
4 2 (7.41%) Broadband
4 2 (7.41%) FTP
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) SSH
5 1 (3.70%) HTTP
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
General
1 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Billing
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Consultant
1 6 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Database Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Chief Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Logistics Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP Logistics Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) J2EE
2 3 (11.11%) JSP
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
4 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) HP Storage
2 3 (11.11%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.70%) EPoS
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) AIX
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Solaris
2 4 (14.81%) Unix
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 13 (48.15%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (22.22%) QMS
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
5 5 (18.52%) Six Sigma
6 4 (14.81%) Fault Management
6 4 (14.81%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (14.81%) Service Design
6 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Logistics
8 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.70%) Application Virtualisation
9 1 (3.70%) Change Control
9 1 (3.70%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) DBS Check
3 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (11.11%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (7.41%) AirWatch
3 2 (7.41%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (7.41%) OpenView
4 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
1 8 (29.63%) SAP
2 4 (14.81%) 3PAR
2 4 (14.81%) BEA
2 4 (14.81%) Computacenter
2 4 (14.81%) EMC
2 4 (14.81%) F5
2 4 (14.81%) Juniper
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) Sun
2 4 (14.81%) Symantec
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) BMC
4 2 (7.41%) Cognos
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) NetApp
4 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.41%) Veritas