The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing SLA 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - - 1.28%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Lothian region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 18.52% 11.48% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £190 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +76.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £42.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-51.17% +88.88%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian