The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 29 March 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)
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 46 79
Rank change year-on-year -30 +33  
Contract jobs citing SLA 21 54 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.77% 4.15% 1.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.11% 33.75% 7.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 7
Median daily rate £403 £260 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.80% -25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £124 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £375 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £313 £300
% change year-on-year +9.60% +4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 £11.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.44% -27.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 139 160 209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.70% 12.30% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 87 87
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £202 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 1
Median hourly rate £22.25 £43.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.25% +177.41%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Surrey

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SLA in Surrey over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Surrey

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Surrey

SLA
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SLA within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -1 5 £381 +246.59%
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 5 £550 +66.66%
Guildford -12 2 - - 1
Weybridge -1 1 £250 +88.67% 1
Horley - 1 £415 -
SLA
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SLA.

1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.29%) MS Office
4 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
5 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
5 5 (11.90%) Wireless
5 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
5 5 (11.90%) ISDN
5 5 (11.90%) PBX
5 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.90%) HP
5 5 (11.90%) Finance
5 5 (11.90%) Skype
5 5 (11.90%) AirWatch
5 5 (11.90%) High Availability
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) SIEM
6 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.52%) Validation
6 4 (9.52%) Firewall
6 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.52%) PMP
6 4 (9.52%) Internet
6 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
1 5 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) ISDN
1 5 (11.90%) PBX
1 5 (11.90%) Skype
1 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.90%) Unified Communications
1 5 (11.90%) Wireless
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) 3G
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.76%) DOCSIS
3 2 (4.76%) GPON
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) VDSL
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 2 (4.76%) X.25
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Billing
2 3 (7.14%) Korean Language
2 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Back Office
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Analyst
2 8 (19.05%) IT Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Field Service Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Break Fix Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Service Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 4 (9.52%) Voice Specialist
7 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.76%) Administrator
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Security Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.76%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.52%) Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.90%) High Availability
4 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.52%) SIEM
4 4 (9.52%) Validation
5 3 (7.14%) Demand Management
5 3 (7.14%) IT Strategy
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.76%) B2B
6 2 (4.76%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Information Security
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.76%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PMP
2 2 (4.76%) CCNA
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (11.90%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (11.90%) HP
3 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.14%) Lotus
5 2 (4.76%) Citrix
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) F5
5 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.76%) Riverbed
6 1 (2.38%) BT
6 1 (2.38%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.38%) Intel
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Remedy
6 1 (2.38%) Symantec
6 1 (2.38%) Veritas
6 1 (2.38%) Virgin Media
6 1 (2.38%) VMware
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