The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for SLA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SLA over the 3 months to 30 April 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 48 36
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12  
Contract jobs citing SLA 11 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.07% 0.42% 2.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.15% 3.39% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
Median daily rate £288 - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £280 £300
% change year-on-year +10.97% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +72.72%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.55 £15.50
% change year-on-year -0.32% +0.32%  

SLA is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 52 59 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 14.53% 12.32% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 37 30
Median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £213 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £580 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +2.89% +3.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.62% +45.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £33.00 £25.12
% change year-on-year -25.75% +31.36%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing SLA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Nottingham

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Nottingham

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Nottingham over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Nottingham

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) SAP
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (21.43%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (21.43%) QMS
4 6 (21.43%) IT Strategy
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
5 5 (17.86%) Six Sigma
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco
6 4 (14.29%) Sun
6 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (14.29%) Unix
6 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
6 4 (14.29%) Java
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
6 4 (14.29%) Oracle
6 4 (14.29%) AIX
6 4 (14.29%) Solaris
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (14.29%) Symantec
6 4 (14.29%) EMC
6 4 (14.29%) BEA
6 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) iPlanet
6 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (14.29%) BIG-IP

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (14.29%) iPlanet
1 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CAR
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Retail
1 2 (7.14%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) BIG-IP
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) FTP
3 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
3 2 (7.14%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) HTTP
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Back Office
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Chief Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Service Advisor
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) SAP Financial Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Supervisor
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (3.57%) Service Relationship Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) J2EE
2 3 (10.71%) JSP
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) HP Storage
2 3 (10.71%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Grid Computing
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) EPoS
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) AIX
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Solaris
2 4 (14.29%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Android
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 6 (21.43%) IT Strategy
3 6 (21.43%) QMS
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL V3
4 5 (17.86%) Six Sigma
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) Matrix Management
7 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.14%) Statistics
8 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) CCNA
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) CCNP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (10.71%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 2 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (7.14%) OpenView
3 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) SAP
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 4 (14.29%) BEA
3 4 (14.29%) EMC
3 4 (14.29%) F5
3 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Sun
3 4 (14.29%) Symantec
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) BMC
5 2 (7.14%) Cognos
5 2 (7.14%) NetApp
5 2 (7.14%) Opsware
5 2 (7.14%) Polycom
5 2 (7.14%) Qualys
5 2 (7.14%) Veritas
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