The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 37 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing SLA 3 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.61% 0.27% 4.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.82% 2.94% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £340 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 - £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 - £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £300 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £16.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £15.77 £16.80
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -6.13%
SLA
West Midlands

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 Warwickshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
34 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.94% 9.12% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 18
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £468 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-0.06% +5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £31.44 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.65% +80.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.41 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+10.80% +27.02%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

SLA
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Avaya
2 1 (25.00%) Siemens
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) MOS
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) LAN

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MOS
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Avaya
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Siemens