The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 93 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -6
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.66% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £375 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.75 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-30.09% +67.47%
Root Cause Analysis
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
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 Edinburgh

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) XenApp
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (60.00%) SCOM
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 5 (50.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Lync
5 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Problem Management

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (20.00%) Lync
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) XenApp
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) SCOM
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec