The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 54 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.99% 0.66% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 0.98% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£351 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
482 409 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 68.47% 67.38% 71.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 234 252
Average daily rate £351 £385 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% +6.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £175.00 £18.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.42% +822.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £16.48 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £178.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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
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 24 July 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (58.33%) QA
3 6 (50.00%) jQuery
3 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) EMC
5 3 (25.00%) Ionix
5 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 1 (8.33%) VMware
7 1 (8.33%) Banking
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Web Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) jQuery
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Incident Management
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Ionix
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP