The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank - 29 19
Contract jobs citing SLA 0 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 4.40% 7.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 19.51% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 8
Median daily rate - £350 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +250.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -4.42%
SLA
Cheshire

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 Warrington region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
5 82 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.73% 22.53% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 69 32
Median daily rate £340 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £350 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £640 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

SLA
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) GSM
2 1 (33.33%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) UMTS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Controller
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) SAP