Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 19 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)
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 19 18
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +25
Contract jobs citing SLA 5 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 2.21% 3.79% 6.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 38.10% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Guildford median daily rate £148 £150 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -42.86% +0.96%
10th Percentile £146 £150 £230
90th Percentile £149 £150 £281
Surrey median daily rate £370 £265 £264
% change year-on-year +39.62% +0.47% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Guildford median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.00% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £14.00 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -44.00% +38.89% -2.70%

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 Guildford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 25 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 11.06% 9.95% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
Guildford median daily rate £350 £525 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +66.67% -16.00%
10th Percentile £179 £289 £244
90th Percentile £453 £664 £478
Surrey median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Guildford median hourly rate £16.81 £18.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.88% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £19.63 £30.00 £39.09
% change year-on-year -34.58% -23.25% +95.45%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Guildford

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Guildford

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Guildford

For the 6 months to 19 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 Guildford region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) 4G
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) 4G
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Availability Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Network Services Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) BT
3 1 (20.00%) Ericsson