The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 46 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -7
Contract jobs citing SLA 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.84% 0.92% 4.93%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.79% 18.18% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£275 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-4.42% +3.93%
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Oxfordshire

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 Oxford region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
19 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.31% 5.05% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 6
Average daily rate £370 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £268 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £19.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.51% +11.42%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) RNC
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) WFM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) ATM

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
1 1 (12.50%) GSM
1 1 (12.50%) SDH
1 1 (12.50%) UMTS
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) RNC
1 1 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Junior
2 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Relationship Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) CRM
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) WFM
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Ericsson
1 1 (12.50%) Novell
1 1 (12.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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