Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 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)
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 45 37
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +13
Contract jobs citing SLA 9 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.63% 0.96% 3.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.43% 14.81% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 12
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £288 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.26% -25.81% +216.33%
10th Percentile £168 £218 £318
90th Percentile £438 £358 £394
Yorkshire median daily rate £100 £200 £333
% change year-on-year -50.00% -39.85% +5.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £13.29
% change year-on-year +10.34% +9.15% -16.97%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 42 27 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 12.28% 6.51% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 35
North Yorkshire median daily rate £395 £368 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.48% -13.53% +34.92%
10th Percentile £263 £214 £290
90th Percentile £494 £425 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £31.00 £25.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.52% +23.14% -33.75%
10th Percentile £16.03 £16.08 £14.92
90th Percentile £21.68 £40.85 £35.44
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £13.16
% change year-on-year +15.52% +10.18% -30.74%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in North Yorkshire

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in North Yorkshire

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in North Yorkshire

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in North Yorkshire

SLA
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
York +6 4 £338 +68.75% 2
Selby - 1 - -
Skipton - 1 - -
SLA
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Apple

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (22.22%) IT Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Service Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Service Design Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Service Transition Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Deskside Support
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Break/Fix
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Operations Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Design
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Apple
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft