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 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)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 27 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing SLA 15 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.19% 0.32% 2.97%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.86% 4.00% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 7
Median daily rate £450 - £138
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 - £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 - £143
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
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 Warwickshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
58 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.20% 8.06% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 12 16
Median daily rate £425 £400 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +56.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £355 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £435 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £25.50 - £31.44
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 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 23 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Warwick +9 9 £483 -
Atherstone - 5 - - 1
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (76.47%) Change Management
2 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Migration
2 12 (70.59%) Customer Requirements
3 8 (47.06%) Maximo
4 7 (41.18%) Netcool
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (29.41%) Degree
5 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
7 3 (17.65%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Symmetrix DMX
7 3 (17.65%) SRDF
7 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
7 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) IBM SmartCloud
7 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
7 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Use Case
7 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Workflow

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
1 4 (23.53%) Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Maximo Consultant
1 4 (23.53%) Maximo Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) CLARiiON
2 3 (17.65%) Symmetrix DMX
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Change Management
2 12 (70.59%) Customer Requirements
2 12 (70.59%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Financial Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Functional Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) UML
4 3 (17.65%) Use Case
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Escalation Management
5 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Presales
6 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) SRDF
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 7 (41.18%) Netcool
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) 3PAR
4 3 (17.65%) EMC
4 3 (17.65%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) NetApp
5 2 (11.76%) Brocade
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft