Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 35 34
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -19
Contract jobs citing SLA 15 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.45% 3.00% 3.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 34.88% 34.21% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 11
Warrington median daily rate £250 £655 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.83% +162.00% +127.27%
10th Percentile £145 £359 £120
90th Percentile £350 £765 £538
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £275 £275
% change year-on-year +18.18% - +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Warrington median hourly rate £8.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year -48.00% +58.53% +5.13%

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 Warrington with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 43 38 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 15.64% 8.78% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 121
Warrington median daily rate £400 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26% +25.00%
10th Percentile £172 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £700 £625
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -17.65% - +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Warrington median hourly rate £8.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% - -1.32%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -48.00% +44.26% +8.31%

SLA
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SLA in Warrington

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SLA in Warrington

SLA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for SLA in Warrington

SLA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SLA in Warrington

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 Warrington region with a requirement for SLA.

1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (26.67%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Data Management
5 3 (20.00%) Capita
5 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (20.00%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (6.67%) Skype
7 1 (6.67%) Presales
7 1 (6.67%) Human Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (6.67%) CIPD
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (6.67%) NHS
7 1 (6.67%) Project Management

SLA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) HR Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) CRM
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Line Management
2 3 (20.00%) Data Management
2 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (6.67%) Human Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Presales
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.67%) CIPD
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Capita
1 3 (20.00%) SAP