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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 111 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 16 24 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.63% 0.86% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.15% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Median daily rate £383 £300 £299
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +0.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £200 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £22.35 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +7.71%
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
2001 2093 1999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 74.75% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1077 1109 1009
Median daily rate £411 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £239 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 61 45
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -7 6 £400 +33.33% 3
Bracknell -4 2 - -
Slough +9 1 £365 +75.90% 1
Maidenhead 0 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £400 - 1
Root Cause Analysis
South East

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 13 (23.64%) Change Management
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco
3 12 (21.82%) Degree
4 11 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (20.00%) ITIL
4 11 (20.00%) SLA
4 11 (20.00%) Project Management
5 10 (18.18%) CISSP
5 10 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 10 (18.18%) Security Operations
5 10 (18.18%) SIEM
6 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (16.36%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (16.36%) Network Design
6 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.36%) SOAP
6 9 (16.36%) Unix
6 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
6 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
6 9 (16.36%) 3G
7 8 (14.55%) Nokia
7 8 (14.55%) Windows
7 8 (14.55%) Linux
7 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
7 8 (14.55%) VMware
7 8 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (14.55%) 4G
7 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
8 7 (12.73%) Diameter Protocol

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 9 (16.36%) 3G
3 8 (14.55%) 4G
3 8 (14.55%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (12.73%) Diameter Protocol
4 7 (12.73%) Firewall
4 7 (12.73%) INAP
4 7 (12.73%) LDAP
4 7 (12.73%) SIGTRAN
4 7 (12.73%) Wireless
5 6 (10.91%) LTE
5 6 (10.91%) MGW
6 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (7.27%) DHCP
7 4 (7.27%) DNS
7 4 (7.27%) MPLS
7 4 (7.27%) Unified Communications
8 3 (5.45%) Broadband
8 3 (5.45%) Internet
8 3 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (5.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.82%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.82%) FishEye
2 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) MSI
2 1 (1.82%) Toad
General
1 7 (12.73%) Back Office
1 7 (12.73%) Front Office
2 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Billing
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Legal
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (30.91%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Incident Analyst
3 7 (12.73%) Network Engineer
4 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (7.27%) Mobile Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) VMware Support Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.64%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.36%) SOAP
2 7 (12.73%) SPML
3 5 (9.09%) XML
4 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) Middleware
5 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.64%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
5 2 (3.64%) HTML5
5 2 (3.64%) jQuery
5 2 (3.64%) REST
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.82%) J2EE
6 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
2 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.82%) e-Health
3 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.36%) Unix
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
2 8 (14.55%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.45%) AIX
5 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.82%) CentOS
7 1 (1.82%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.82%) Solaris
7 1 (1.82%) SUSE
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 13 (23.64%) Change Management
3 11 (20.00%) ITIL
3 11 (20.00%) Project Management
4 10 (18.18%) Security Operations
4 10 (18.18%) SIEM
4 10 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (16.36%) Network Design
5 9 (16.36%) Risk Analysis
5 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
6 7 (12.73%) High Availability
6 7 (12.73%) Integration Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.27%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.27%) Service Management
8 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.64%) Perl
3 2 (3.64%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 10 (18.18%) CISSP
3 7 (12.73%) CCNP
3 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (12.73%) HNC
3 7 (12.73%) HND
4 6 (10.91%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) CCIE
5 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.64%) CCA
6 2 (3.64%) CCVP
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (3.64%) VCP5
6 2 (3.64%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.82%) CCIP
7 1 (1.82%) CCSP
7 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.82%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.82%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.00%) SLA
2 3 (5.45%) QA
3 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 4 (7.27%) VMware ESX
3 4 (7.27%) XenApp
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.45%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.64%) ISA Server
5 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.64%) XenServer
6 1 (1.82%) Docker
6 1 (1.82%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.64%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (3.64%) CiscoWorks
1 2 (3.64%) EdgeSight
1 2 (3.64%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (3.64%) MOM
1 2 (3.64%) SCOM
1 2 (3.64%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
1 2 (3.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (3.64%) WSUS
2 1 (1.82%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.82%) Packer
2 1 (1.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Simpana
2 1 (1.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Cisco
2 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (14.55%) Nokia
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle
5 5 (9.09%) IBM
5 5 (9.09%) Juniper
6 4 (7.27%) Citrix
7 3 (5.45%) NetApp
8 2 (3.64%) AppSense
8 2 (3.64%) CA
8 2 (3.64%) Dell
8 2 (3.64%) HP
8 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.64%) Symantec
8 2 (3.64%) Veritas
9 1 (1.82%) Extreme Networks
9 1 (1.82%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) Meraki