Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 February 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 43 47
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing SLA 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 0.56% 1.58% 0.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.00% 16.67% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Liverpool median daily rate £500 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.82% - -
Merseyside median daily rate £360 £275 -
% change year-on-year +30.91% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Liverpool median hourly rate - £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.11% +104.55%
Merseyside median hourly rate - £11.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -51.11% +104.55%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 40 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 11.14% 9.48% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 23
Liverpool median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £321 £250 £270
90th Percentile £556 £588 £638
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £375 £450
% change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Liverpool median hourly rate - £11.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -41.33% +70.45%
Merseyside median hourly rate - £11.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year - -41.33% +13.64%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Liverpool

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Liverpool

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for SLA.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workday

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Workday Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Workday Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Workday