Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 January 2019 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)
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 17 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +17
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.33% 1.65% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.00% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £100 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £306 £300 £283
% change year-on-year +2.08% +6.19% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.28 £9.25 £9.45
% change year-on-year +32.70% -2.14% -20.40%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 10 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 11.63% 4.13% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Lincolnshire median daily rate £290 £325 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% -25.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £174 £313 £344
90th Percentile £441 £338 £521
East Midlands median daily rate £395 £398 £400
% change year-on-year -0.63% -0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.75% -13.51%
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £14.14
% change year-on-year -1.92% -8.05% +13.10%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Lincolnshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Spalding -4 1 - - 1
Scunthorpe - 1 £100 -
SLA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Altiris
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Altiris
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec