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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing SLA 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.73% 3.59% 1.44%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.10% 36.11% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £260 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -58.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £585
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £260 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.84 - £12.95
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 - £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.37 - £12.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.94 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.10% -6.25%
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
21 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.54% 9.94% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Average daily rate £350 £300 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £360 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.84 - £12.95
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 - £12.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.37 - £12.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -16.27%

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
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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -6 7 £320 - 4
SLA
East Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (30.00%) ITIL
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 4 (20.00%) SAP Retail
4 3 (15.00%) Finance
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
5 2 (10.00%) SCCM
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) Java
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SAP BW
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Retail Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Incident Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Logistics
2 4 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Line Management
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (5.00%) McAfee