Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Service Level Agreement (SLA)
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 41 32
Rank change year-on-year -20 -9 +8
Contract jobs citing SLA 8 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.19% 0.52% 4.55%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.60% 7.14% 30.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 15
Basingstoke median daily rate £440 - £288
10th Percentile £309 - £104
90th Percentile £455 - £475
Hampshire median daily rate £348 £400 £380
% change year-on-year -13.13% +5.26% +26.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - £22.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year -10.71% -18.84% +24.32%

SLA is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 93 28 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.86% 7.22% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 13 39
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £280 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -26.80% +2.00%
10th Percentile £208 £199 £120
90th Percentile £560 £345 £561
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Basingstoke median hourly rate £32.65 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.61% -23.08% +26.21%
10th Percentile £22.50 £22.50 £25.63
90th Percentile £41.41 £34.50 £33.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.00 £32.50 £21.61
% change year-on-year +4.62% +50.41% +10.07%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing SLA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Basingstoke

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SLA in Basingstoke.

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Basingstoke

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Basingstoke

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for SLA.

1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (50.00%) CMDB
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Netcool
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) DSDM
3 4 (50.00%) BMC
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (50.00%) Presales
3 4 (50.00%) Service Design
3 4 (50.00%) Compliance Management
3 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Motorola

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Service Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) CMDB
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Compliance Management
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 4 (50.00%) DSDM
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 4 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 4 (50.00%) Presales
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Service Design
2 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (12.50%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) BMC
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Motorola
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 1 (12.50%) VMware