The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South East / Surrey
Rank 58 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Contract jobs citing SLA 17 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.80% 3.31% 1.50%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.45% 25.66% 12.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 15
Median daily rate £325 £270 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £108 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £425 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.25 £29.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.24% +73.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £18.79 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £40.31 £18.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-9.58% +30.35%

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 Surrey region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
110 152 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.65% 12.89% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 76 62
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £211 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 8
Median hourly rate £14.75 £52.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.90% +162.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £50.00 £16.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £61.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.48 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-46.48% +80.64%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

SLA
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SLA Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -9 4 - -
Woking -10 2 £365 +265.00% 2
Camberley -3 1 - -
Epsom -4 1 £163 -
Staines -4 1 - -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SLA.

1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Wireless
2 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Skype
3 5 (16.67%) AirWatch
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 5 (16.67%) ISDN
3 5 (16.67%) PBX
3 5 (16.67%) MS Office
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
3 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (13.33%) Lotus
4 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
4 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.33%) Unix
4 4 (13.33%) Korean Language
5 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (10.00%) Hadoop

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 5 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (20.00%) Wireless
2 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 5 (16.67%) ISDN
2 5 (16.67%) PBX
2 5 (16.67%) Skype
2 5 (16.67%) Unified Communications
3 3 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.67%) Firewall
4 2 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 2 (6.67%) Wireshark
4 2 (6.67%) X.25
5 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
1 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (10.00%) Mahout
1 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (13.33%) Korean Language
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Billing
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) IT Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Field Service Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 5 (16.67%) Break Fix Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Unified Communications Specialist
4 4 (13.33%) Voice Specialist
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Data Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Support
6 2 (6.67%) Voice Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 4 (13.33%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) MapReduce
3 3 (10.00%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) Service Design
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) Network Management
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCNA
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (10.00%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) AirWatch
2 3 (10.00%) Ambari
2 3 (10.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (10.00%) Oozie
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Lotus
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.67%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) Veritas
5 1 (3.33%) VMware