The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 23 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)
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing SLA 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 3.62% 1.01% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.23% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £381 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +3.45% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.38 £15.50
% change year-on-year -13.66% +12.09%  

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 Staines with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 26 12 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 18.84% 12.12% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -27.27% +13.79%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines 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 Staines

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Staines

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Staines over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Staines

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 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 Staines region with a requirement for SLA.

1 4 (66.67%) Validation
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
2 3 (50.00%) Billing
3 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 3 (50.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) People Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft