The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 32 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing SLA 5 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.49% 0.76% 1.81%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.32% 20.00% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
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£138 - £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -7.69%
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
19 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.67% 3.82% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 6
Average daily rate £325 £334 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.69% -25.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £241 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £427 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £31.44 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -6.50%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SLA across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone - - - -
Warwick - - - - 1
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA.

1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Remedy
3 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX
4 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Automotive
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Firewall
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (13.33%) OSPF
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing SLA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SLA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (13.33%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) ATM
3 1 (6.67%) ISDN
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.67%) PPP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) IPsec
3 1 (6.67%) DSL
3 1 (6.67%) X.21
3 1 (6.67%) BGP
3 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
General
1 3 (20.00%) Automotive
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Printer Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Deskside Support
5 1 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) HPUX
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) Netcool
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Remedy
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) Lotus
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) NetScout
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