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 23 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 14 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Contract jobs citing SLA 5 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.03% 2.46% 8.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 100.00% 20.51% 46.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Median daily rate - £100 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.03% 12.00% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 27 26
Median daily rate - £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-53.75% +82.10%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

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

1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 6 (33.33%) Service Design
2 4 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (22.22%) ECDL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
4 2 (11.11%) 3G
4 2 (11.11%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) DNS
4 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
4 2 (11.11%) RNC

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) 3G
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) RNC
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) 4G
2 1 (5.56%) GSM
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) Node B
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Service Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 3 (16.67%) ICT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Project Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Field Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Head of Strategy
5 1 (5.56%) Network Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Project Support Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Service Design
1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 2 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.56%) DNA
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Network Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Statistics
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ECDL
2 2 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Citrix
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (11.11%) AppSense
3 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.56%) Huawei
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) NEC
3 1 (5.56%) Nokia
3 1 (5.56%) Nortel