The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 25 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 56 62 36
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Contract jobs citing SLA 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.01% 0.50% 1.42%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.00% 5.45% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Median daily rate £275 - £290
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 - £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 - £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.35 £15.77 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-9.00% -1.43%
SLA
South East

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 Sussex region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
70 55 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.13% 9.09% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 34 15
Median daily rate £400 £388 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £271 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £376
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.75 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -48.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.41 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +50.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 Sussex

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

SLA
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Worthing - 3 £200 -
Gatwick - 2 £345 -
Crawley +13 1 £315 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £275 -
Chichester - 1 £233 -
SLA
South East

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for SLA.

1 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) LAN
6 8 (40.00%) MS Office
6 8 (40.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) F5
7 6 (30.00%) 3G
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) Change Control
8 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
9 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
9 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
9 4 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 4 (20.00%) Junos
9 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
9 4 (20.00%) Information Management
9 4 (20.00%) Network Design
9 4 (20.00%) PKI
9 4 (20.00%) Operations Management
9 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) 3G
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 5 (25.00%) Wireless
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) DDNS
4 4 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) DSL
4 4 (20.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (20.00%) IPsec
4 4 (20.00%) ISDN
4 4 (20.00%) Junos
4 4 (20.00%) MPLS
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) SSL
4 4 (20.00%) TACACS
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (20.00%) Information Management
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (20.00%) Network Design
3 4 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (20.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 3 (15.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Security
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Server Patching
6 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (15.00%) MOM
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
3 6 (30.00%) F5
4 4 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
4 4 (20.00%) Juniper
4 4 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 4 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 3 (15.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Apple
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
7 1 (5.00%) Avaya