The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 18 15 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.27% 7.22% 0.65%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.00% 58.33% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £80 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £18.25 £13.94
% change year-on-year
-15.47% +30.96%

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 Peterborough region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
8 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 9.09% 12.37% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 18
Median daily rate £275 £103 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+168.29% -77.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +75.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough region citing SLA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

SLA
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL