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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 40 36 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.41% 0.60% 6.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 6.06% 9.09% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £550 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.83% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -9.88%
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
33 22 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.72% 6.57% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 10 14
Median daily rate £450 £425 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £313 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £475 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 9
Median hourly rate - £31.44 £17.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

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
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 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 - -
SLA
West Midlands

SLA
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Siemens
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) DWDM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (33.33%) MOS
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management

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 1 (33.33%) DWDM
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MOS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Avaya
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens