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 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank - 18 25
Contract jobs citing SLA 0 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - 3.57% 2.92%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 25.00% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £104
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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
11 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.22% 14.29% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 15
Median daily rate £300 £229 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -36.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £204 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £249 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +80.85%

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 27 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 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
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
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL