The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 39 32 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing SLA 4 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.15% 2.19% 2.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.33% 20.51% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £425 £229
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +85.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
- +4.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -12.85%
SLA
Wiltshire

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 Swindon region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 39 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.65% 10.66% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 55
Median daily rate £380 £513 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.95% +12.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £388 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.03 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+27.12% +4.88%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
2 2 (25.00%) Junos
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Juniper
2 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) HTML

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 (12.50%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) Junos
1 2 (25.00%) tcpdump
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
1 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Applications DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Service Level Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow
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