The table below looks at the statistics for SLA skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 50 50 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing SLA 12 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.73% 2.04% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 13.19% 16.67% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Median daily rate £190 £350 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.20% +176.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.43 £18.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-16.62% +23.33%

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 Wiltshire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
91 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.11% 12.23% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 59 71
Median daily rate £400 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £230 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 2
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +183.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £42.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-45.23% +68.00%

SLA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

SLA Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

SLA
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SLA Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SLA
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SLA across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

SLA Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

SLA
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

SLA Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Swindon +5 5 £190 -45.71% 2
Corsham -10 1 £160 -
Marlborough - 1 £158 -
Chippenham - 1 £140 -
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) CCNA
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) HNC
5 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (25.00%) Apple
7 5 (25.00%) MS Office
8 4 (20.00%) C
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
9 3 (15.00%) Android
9 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
9 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP

SLA
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (10.00%) Network Security
2 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Junos
3 1 (5.00%) tcpdump
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Essbase
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Network Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (35.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Network Support
4 6 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) NOC Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
7 3 (15.00%) Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Server Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
7 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (15.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.00%) Android
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (15.00%) Windows NT
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) Contact Management
4 2 (10.00%) Demand Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) BPEL
5 1 (5.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Service Design
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) HNC
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
5 2 (10.00%) F5
5 2 (10.00%) Nokia
6 1 (5.00%) Hyperion
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (5.00%) Siebel