The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 46 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 12 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.79% 1.63% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.34% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate £350 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-30.09% +67.47%
Root Cause Analysis
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 428 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.76% 69.93% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 264 243
Average daily rate £376 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £15.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (42.11%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) SCCM
3 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) Dell
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (42.11%) Sophos
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) Workflow
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (31.58%) Data Governance
4 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
4 6 (31.58%) Nintex
4 6 (31.58%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) ITSM
8 1 (5.26%) Finance
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
2 4 (21.05%) IT Support
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Problem Manager
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL Incident Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Support
5 1 (5.26%) Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
1 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (31.58%) Data Governance
2 6 (31.58%) Workflow
3 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) Dell
2 8 (42.11%) Sophos
3 6 (31.58%) Nintex
4 1 (5.26%) MobileIron