Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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)
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +17
Contract jobs citing SLA 24 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 6.58% 2.65% 8.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 36.92% 23.08% 86.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 17
Peterborough median daily rate £168 £230 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.85% +124.39% -53.41%
10th Percentile £132 £127 £78
90th Percentile £252 £349 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £213 £153 £250
% change year-on-year +39.34% -39.00% +53.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Peterborough median hourly rate £11.00 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year +45.83% -23.91% -21.95%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 65 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 17.81% 11.50% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 11 18
Peterborough median daily rate £351 £300 £103
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.00% +192.68% -77.22%
10th Percentile £149 £263 £79
90th Percentile £448 £375 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £300 £370
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.92% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Peterborough median hourly rate £11.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.00% +57.14% -4.11%
10th Percentile £9.20 £14.85 £16.25
90th Percentile £37.95 £30.95 £18.75
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -24.29% +20.69% +5.45%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Peterborough

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Peterborough

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Peterborough over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Peterborough

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Peterborough

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 Peterborough region with a requirement for SLA.

1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) JBoss
4 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (16.67%) Finance
6 4 (16.67%) SOAP
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) IIS
6 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) J2EE
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (8.33%) CTI
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) ITSM
8 2 (8.33%) SMS
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 6 (25.00%) JBoss
1 6 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) CTI
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Applications Support
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) J2EE
1 4 (16.67%) REST
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) FMCG
1 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 4 (16.67%) Process Improvement
2 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) Java
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Bomgar
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft