The first table below looks at the demand for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Staines region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 27 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 1.19% 0.52% 0.59%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.33% 7.69% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £360 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+27.65% -21.66%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
24 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 14.29% 6.70% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate £381 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +52.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £400 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.50 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £16.43
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -7.15%
SLA
Surrey

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Staines

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
2 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Vendor Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Relationship Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Network Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) VMS
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) MOF
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Blue Coat
2 1 (33.33%) Crossbeam
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Nokia
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint