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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Rank 44 42 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing SLA 14 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.35% 3.11% 4.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.72% 25.00% 31.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 15
Median daily rate £275 £425 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +142.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £353 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £500 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £265
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.18 £15.77 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-10.11% -4.42%
SLA
South West

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
79 96 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.28% 12.45% 15.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 64 80
Median daily rate £413 £465 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% -2.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £275 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £382
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £33.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 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
Swindon -6 7 £295 -30.58% 2
Corsham +3 4 £325 -27.77%
Chippenham - 3 £140 - 1
SLA
South West

SLA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) Firewall
5 5 (26.32%) CCNA
5 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) XML
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) Change Control
6 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Siebel
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) HNC
6 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
6 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
6 4 (21.05%) MS Excel

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 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) Junos
2 3 (15.79%) tcpdump
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) Wireshark
3 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Support
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Siebel Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Siebel Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) NOC Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) CSS
1 5 (26.32%) HTML
1 5 (26.32%) XML
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows NT
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) BPEL
3 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Six Sigma
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Workflow
4 3 (15.79%) Contact Management
4 3 (15.79%) EAI
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
1 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) CCNA
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) HNC
4 3 (15.79%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle
4 4 (21.05%) Siebel
5 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
5 3 (15.79%) Juniper
5 3 (15.79%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Apple
6 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow