The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing SLA 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport - - 8.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £290 £310
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -6.89%
SLA
Manchester

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 Stockport region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 25.00% - 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Average daily rate £370 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £23.25 £17.08
% change year-on-year
+82.79% +36.16%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport