The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 109 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 16 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 1.64% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.39% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
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£413 £350 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +38.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £231 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.05% +1.66%
Root Cause Analysis
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1778 1759 2127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.84% 68.55% 67.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 880 834 758
Average daily rate £390 £375 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 36 42
Average hourly rate £17.07 £22.85 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.29% -29.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.10 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £44.40 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Berkshire region.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Berkshire region.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 5 £375 +38.88%
Bracknell -1 2 £185 -36.20% 1
Slough -9 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
South East

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Root Cause Analysis.

1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) SAP
2 10 (26.32%) Problem Management
3 9 (23.68%) SAP FI
3 9 (23.68%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (23.68%) SAP CO
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) Cisco
4 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (15.79%) SLA
5 6 (15.79%) SAP BW
5 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 6 (15.79%) ABAP
5 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 6 (15.79%) VMware
6 5 (13.16%) Finance
6 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.16%) IBM
6 5 (13.16%) HP
6 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
6 5 (13.16%) GGSN
6 5 (13.16%) SGSN
6 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
6 5 (13.16%) vSphere
6 5 (13.16%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 4 (10.53%) CCA
7 4 (10.53%) SAN

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Root Cause Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Web AS
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) SAP FI
1 9 (23.68%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (23.68%) SAP CO
2 3 (7.89%) SAP GRC
2 3 (7.89%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) GGSN
1 5 (13.16%) SGSN
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) LTE
3 2 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.26%) GSM
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) WiMAX
4 1 (2.63%) SSL
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) S/MIME
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) UMTS
4 1 (2.63%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) WCDMA
4 1 (2.63%) 3G
4 1 (2.63%) MPLS
4 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SAP BW
2 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (2.63%) DB2
General
1 5 (13.16%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Legal
3 3 (7.89%) General Ledger
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Consultant
3 3 (7.89%) SAP BW Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Business Objects Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.26%) SAP Developer
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) MDX
2 2 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) EDI
2 2 (5.26%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) SAP XI
2 2 (5.26%) Web Dynpro
2 2 (5.26%) SAP Smart Forms
2 2 (5.26%) BAPI
3 1 (2.63%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.26%) iSeries
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) UNIX
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Problem Management
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Waterfall
4 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.89%) Supply Chain Management
6 3 (7.89%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-pay
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Management
7 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Time Management
7 2 (5.26%) Coaching
7 2 (5.26%) ETL
7 2 (5.26%) OO
7 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Workflow
8 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) ABAP
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 2 (5.26%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) CCA
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) CCIP
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) VTSP
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
2 5 (13.16%) vSphere
3 3 (7.89%) KVM
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
4 2 (5.26%) XenServer
4 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) NFS
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (2.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.79%) VMware
4 5 (13.16%) IBM
4 5 (13.16%) HP
4 5 (13.16%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 3 (7.89%) Intel
6 2 (5.26%) Juniper
6 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.63%) AppSense
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec