Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 18 December 2018 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 50 59
Rank change year-on-year -11 +9 +9
Contract jobs citing SLA 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.61% 0.93% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.55% 7.69% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
East Sussex median daily rate £195 £425 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.12% +150.00% -
South East median daily rate £288 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -11.54% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £15.19 £17.50 £13.25
% change year-on-year -13.20% +32.08% -32.05%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 88 65 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 13.44% 12.08% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 40
East Sussex median daily rate £330 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.35% +21.34% -16.61%
10th Percentile £248 £283 £201
90th Percentile £610 £568 £541
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - £42.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.40% +16.43%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £17.47
% change year-on-year -24.00% +43.14% -18.96%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in East Sussex

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in East Sussex

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in East Sussex

SLA
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -13 4 £195 -56.67% 1
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SLA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for SLA.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) PMO
3 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) CA PPM

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CA PPM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) RHCSA
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft