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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 75 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing SLA 23 45 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.51% 2.05% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.13% 17.18% 18.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 12
Median daily rate £263 £276 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.97% +0.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £89 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £461 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £315 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.58 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.26% -21.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.12 £12.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £13.96 £19.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.67 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.08% +17.76%
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
152 262 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.98% 11.92% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 185 104
Median daily rate £415 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £553 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.14% -40.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £19.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +2 11 £140 -63.87% 6
Wakefield +1 5 £263 - 2
Bradford +14 4 £525 +54.41% 1
SLA
Yorkshire

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (32.69%) ITIL
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Service Management
3 11 (21.15%) Windows
4 9 (17.31%) MS Office
4 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Information Security
5 8 (15.38%) Driving Licence
6 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 6 (11.54%) CCTV
6 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.62%) High Availability
7 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
8 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.69%) Banking
8 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
8 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
8 4 (7.69%) Cisco
8 4 (7.69%) VoIP
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
9 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
9 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
9 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
9 3 (5.77%) Android
9 3 (5.77%) Retail
9 3 (5.77%) Finance

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 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.77%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) VoIP
2 2 (3.85%) Extranet
2 2 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (3.85%) Intranet
2 2 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) NAS
3 1 (1.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) OLAP
1 2 (3.85%) OLTP
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (7.69%) Banking
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Billing
3 2 (3.85%) Military
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Service Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Field Support Technician
4 6 (11.54%) Support Technician
5 5 (9.62%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Service Manager
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Field Service Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) First Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
8 2 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Monitoring Specialist
8 2 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Driving Licence
2 6 (11.54%) CCTV
3 5 (9.62%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.85%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.85%) IVR
6 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) CMDB
7 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.92%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Android
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) ITIL
2 14 (26.92%) Service Management
3 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.38%) Information Security
5 6 (11.54%) Incident Management
6 5 (9.62%) High Availability
7 4 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.85%) Analytics
9 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.85%) Change Management
9 2 (3.85%) Coaching
9 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.85%) Data Management
9 2 (3.85%) Document Management
9 2 (3.85%) Logistics
9 2 (3.85%) Master Data Management
9 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
9 2 (3.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.85%) A+ Certification
2 2 (3.85%) CCNA
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) MCDST
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCVP
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.92%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.92%) Opsview
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.85%) NetIQ
3 2 (3.85%) Xerox
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) CommVault
4 1 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (1.92%) Kaspersky
4 1 (1.92%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Symantec
4 1 (1.92%) Veeam
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Isource IT
Rate: £0 - £100 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
iSource IT
Salary: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago