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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 94 90 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +14
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 29 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.14% 1.07% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.52% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 7
Average daily rate
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£280 £285 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £269 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £307 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.50% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015. 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 +11 9 £300 -4.00%
Slough +5 5 £195 - 3
Maidenhead - 5 - -
Newbury - 4 £325 -
Bracknell -2 2 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
South East

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 20 (35.09%) ITIL
1 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
2 15 (26.32%) SQL
3 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
3 11 (19.30%) Problem Management
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (15.79%) CCNA
5 9 (15.79%) Cisco
6 8 (14.04%) SLA
6 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
6 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
6 8 (14.04%) Network Design
6 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
7 7 (12.28%) CentOS
7 7 (12.28%) Degree
7 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
7 7 (12.28%) Linux
7 7 (12.28%) Oracle
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
7 7 (12.28%) VPN
7 7 (12.28%) 3G
8 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.53%) WAN
8 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (3.51%) IIS
1 2 (3.51%) Apache
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.51%) nginx
1 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) VPN
1 7 (12.28%) 3G
2 6 (10.53%) WAN
2 6 (10.53%) 4G
3 5 (8.77%) VLAN
3 5 (8.77%) IP Telephony
3 5 (8.77%) Firewall
3 5 (8.77%) VoIP
3 5 (8.77%) ISDN
3 5 (8.77%) LAN
4 3 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.51%) EIGRP
5 2 (3.51%) IGRP
5 2 (3.51%) MPLS
5 2 (3.51%) OSPF
5 2 (3.51%) BGP
5 2 (3.51%) UMTS
5 2 (3.51%) GSM
5 2 (3.51%) RIP
5 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.02%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.75%) OLAP
5 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) eggPlant
1 1 (1.75%) NeoLoad
1 1 (1.75%) Kiln
1 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (35.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Back Office
4 2 (3.51%) Billing
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 8 (14.04%) Network Engineer
3 7 (12.28%) Problem Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Escalation Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Incident Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Operations Manager
8 2 (3.51%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Linux Support
8 2 (3.51%) Customer Support Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
1 1 (1.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Clustering
3 2 (3.51%) Handset
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) CentOS
1 7 (12.28%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.02%) UNIX
4 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
2 11 (19.30%) Problem Management
3 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
3 8 (14.04%) Network Design
3 8 (14.04%) Mentoring
4 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.77%) Data Transformation
5 5 (8.77%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (8.77%) Service Management
6 4 (7.02%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.26%) Requirements Engineering
7 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 3 (5.26%) ITSM
7 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PL/SQL
3 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.51%) ABAP
4 2 (3.51%) Perl
4 2 (3.51%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C-shell
5 1 (1.75%) Java
5 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.79%) CCNA
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
6 3 (5.26%) CCNP
6 3 (5.26%) ISEB
7 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.75%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Firmware
2 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.51%) vSphere
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.51%) Plesk
2 2 (3.51%) cPanel
2 2 (3.51%) Webmin
3 1 (1.75%) SCOM
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool/Proviso
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool
3 1 (1.75%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Fujitsu
4 3 (5.26%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) HP
4 3 (5.26%) Juniper
4 3 (5.26%) Ericsson
5 2 (3.51%) Nokia
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Nortel