The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 106 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Contract jobs citing SLA 20 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.99% 1.51% 1.67%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 15.09% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 14
Median daily rate £327 £225 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.44% -34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £123 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £475 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.13 £12.35 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.27% -3.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £10.14 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £76.10 £13.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -11.42%
SLA
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
180 212 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.88% 10.03% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 174 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £510 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.74 £10.71 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £175.00 £14.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Leeds -18 11 £165 -26.66% 6
Wakefield - 4 £198 -
Bradford - 3 £536 - 1
Halifax -3 1 £455 +21.20%
Huddersfield - 1 - -
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 12 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 8 (22.22%) Service Management
4 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
5 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
6 5 (13.89%) MS Office
6 5 (13.89%) Line Management
7 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) ITSM
7 4 (11.11%) DameWare
7 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (11.11%) VMware
8 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
8 3 (8.33%) Information Security
8 3 (8.33%) CCTV
8 3 (8.33%) MCITP
8 3 (8.33%) BT
8 3 (8.33%) BBC
8 3 (8.33%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.33%) Intranet

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Intranet
1 3 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) Extranet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) 2G
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) GPRS
3 1 (2.78%) GSM
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) LTE
3 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.78%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) OLAP
1 2 (5.56%) OLTP
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Field Support Technician
5 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
5 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 2 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.56%) IT Change Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) BBC
1 3 (8.33%) CCTV
1 3 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
3 6 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Service Management
3 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
5 4 (11.11%) ITSM
5 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.33%) Coaching
6 3 (8.33%) Information Security
6 3 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Change Management
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) Fault Management
7 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) VB
1 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) MCITP
1 3 (8.33%) MCP
1 3 (8.33%) MCSA
1 3 (8.33%) MCSE
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP
3 1 (2.78%) CCNP Voice
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) DameWare
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.78%) Graphite
2 1 (2.78%) Netcool
2 1 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (2.78%) Opsview
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Arqiva
3 3 (8.33%) BT
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (2.78%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.78%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
4 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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