The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 325 308 313
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 285 276 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.56% 0.58% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 167 105
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £159 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £606 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £35.75 £15.38 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.52% -30.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £30.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -21.95%
Root Cause Analysis
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37706 35111 32588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.60% 74.22% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25073 22066 19516
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1051 1076 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
London -14 113 £426 -5.27% 22
South East -22 71 £413 +22.22% 17
North West +10 23 £275 -15.38% 2
West Midlands -7 17 £275 -31.67% 2
East of England +2 16 £421 -9.40% 6
Yorkshire -21 14 £376 -11.47% 5
South West -26 13 £375 - 6
East Midlands +8 9 £350 +366.66% 4
North East -20 9 £374 +21.74% 3
Midlands - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 182 (28.53%) Windows
2 152 (23.82%) ITIL
3 142 (22.26%) SQL
4 127 (19.91%) Finance
5 122 (19.12%) Oracle
6 100 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (15.52%) UNIX
8 98 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (14.58%) Linux
10 92 (14.42%) Problem Management
11 86 (13.48%) Microsoft
12 82 (12.85%) Security Cleared
13 75 (11.76%) VMware
14 72 (11.29%) Active Directory
15 70 (10.97%) Incident Management
16 66 (10.34%) Cisco
16 66 (10.34%) Java
17 63 (9.87%) Service Management
17 63 (9.87%) TDD
18 61 (9.56%) HP
18 61 (9.56%) SLA
19 60 (9.40%) Oracle Database
20 58 (9.09%) Firewall
21 56 (8.78%) Banking
22 55 (8.62%) Service Delivery
23 54 (8.46%) MS Excel
24 53 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
24 53 (8.31%) SC Cleared
25 52 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
26 51 (7.99%) Web Services

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 37 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 35 (5.49%) IIS
2 35 (5.49%) WebSphere
3 20 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (2.66%) WebLogic
5 17 (2.66%) Apache
6 13 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.88%) JBoss
8 8 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.10%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (0.94%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
10 6 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (0.94%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
11 4 (0.63%) Lync
11 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 54 (8.46%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.55%) MS Office
3 13 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (1.10%) MS Project
5 4 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.51%) SAP ERP
2 13 (2.04%) SAP FI
2 13 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (2.04%) SAP PSCD
3 11 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
3 11 (1.72%) SAP FI-CA
4 9 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.94%) ENOVIA
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle General Ledger
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle Payables
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle Cash Management
7 5 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.63%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.63%) Agresso
9 3 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.47%) assyst
9 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.41%) SaaS
1 9 (1.41%) Google Apps
2 8 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.94%) PaaS
3 6 (0.94%) Heroku
3 6 (0.94%) Engine Yard
4 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 58 (9.09%) Firewall
2 49 (7.68%) SAN
3 48 (7.52%) DNS
4 43 (6.74%) TCP/IP
5 30 (4.70%) WAN
6 27 (4.23%) LAN
7 20 (3.13%) VPN
8 19 (2.98%) SSL
8 19 (2.98%) VLAN
9 18 (2.82%) DHCP
9 18 (2.82%) LDAP
10 15 (2.35%) Internet
10 15 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (2.19%) HTTP
12 13 (2.04%) Network Security
13 12 (1.88%) Wireless
13 12 (1.88%) Kerberos
13 12 (1.88%) VoIP
14 11 (1.72%) NAS
15 10 (1.57%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (9.40%) Oracle Database
2 43 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 16 (2.51%) MySQL
4 15 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
4 15 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (2.19%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.72%) RDBMS
8 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 8 (1.25%) NoSQL
10 7 (1.10%) DB2
10 7 (1.10%) OLAP
10 7 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (1.10%) MongoDB
11 6 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
11 6 (0.94%) SQLPlus
11 6 (0.94%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.94%) OLTP
12 5 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 19 (2.98%) Subversion
1 19 (2.98%) Selenium
2 18 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 15 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
4 11 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 10 (1.57%) JIRA
5 10 (1.57%) JMeter
5 10 (1.57%) LoadRunner
6 9 (1.41%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.41%) NeoLoad
7 7 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
7 7 (1.10%) Cucumber
8 6 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.78%) Ant
9 5 (0.78%) Rational Rhapsody
9 5 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.78%) eggPlant
General
1 127 (19.91%) Finance
2 56 (8.78%) Banking
3 44 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.86%) Front Office
5 17 (2.66%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.72%) General Ledger
8 11 (1.72%) Marketing
9 10 (1.57%) Automotive
10 8 (1.25%) Retail
11 7 (1.10%) Legal
11 7 (1.10%) Back Office
12 6 (0.94%) Advertising
12 6 (0.94%) Publishing
13 5 (0.78%) Law
14 4 (0.63%) Billing
15 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.47%) Games
16 2 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 151 (23.67%) Analyst
2 63 (9.87%) Developer
3 48 (7.52%) Consultant
4 35 (5.49%) Administrator
5 34 (5.33%) Business Analyst
6 28 (4.39%) Support Analyst
6 28 (4.39%) Network Engineer
7 26 (4.08%) Applications Support
7 26 (4.08%) Problem Manager
8 22 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 21 (3.29%) Scala Developer
10 20 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 19 (2.98%) Incident Manager
12 17 (2.66%) Test Manager
13 16 (2.51%) DBA
14 15 (2.35%) Service Analyst
14 15 (2.35%) Data Analyst
14 15 (2.35%) SAP Consultant
15 13 (2.04%) Architect
15 13 (2.04%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (7.99%) Web Services
2 37 (5.80%) .NET
3 33 (5.17%) HTML
4 30 (4.70%) Middleware
5 24 (3.76%) HTML5
5 24 (3.76%) RESTful
6 22 (3.45%) XML
7 21 (3.29%) WebSphere MQ
8 12 (1.88%) SOAP
9 10 (1.57%) J2EE
10 8 (1.25%) ASP.NET
10 8 (1.25%) CSS
11 6 (0.94%) MCollective
11 6 (0.94%) REST
11 6 (0.94%) jQuery
11 6 (0.94%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 5 (0.78%) JMS
12 5 (0.78%) SAP XI
12 5 (0.78%) WCF
12 5 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 100 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.17%) Clustering
3 29 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 19 (2.98%) Statistics
5 15 (2.35%) Replication
6 14 (2.19%) Equities
6 14 (2.19%) NHS
7 13 (2.04%) Credit Risk
8 12 (1.88%) Blackberry
9 11 (1.72%) Derivative
10 10 (1.57%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.41%) Credit Derivative
12 8 (1.25%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.25%) Fixed Income
13 7 (1.10%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.10%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.94%) Open Source
14 6 (0.94%) Device Driver
15 5 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 182 (28.53%) Windows
2 99 (15.52%) UNIX
3 93 (14.58%) Linux
4 52 (8.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (7.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (5.96%) Solaris
7 35 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (3.61%) Windows 7
9 22 (3.45%) AIX
10 14 (2.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (2.04%) Windows NT
12 12 (1.88%) CentOS
12 12 (1.88%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.72%) HPUX
14 8 (1.25%) VMS
15 6 (0.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 6 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.94%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.94%) Android
15 6 (0.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (23.82%) ITIL
2 98 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (14.42%) Problem Management
4 70 (10.97%) Incident Management
5 63 (9.87%) Service Management
5 63 (9.87%) TDD
6 55 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 46 (7.21%) Change Management
7 46 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
8 39 (6.11%) SOA
8 39 (6.11%) Test Strategy
9 37 (5.80%) Project Management
10 35 (5.49%) Risk Management
11 33 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (5.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (4.70%) Migration
14 29 (4.55%) User Stories
15 28 (4.39%) Data Modelling
16 27 (4.23%) ERP
16 27 (4.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (22.26%) SQL
2 66 (10.34%) Java
3 33 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.02%) C#
5 29 (4.55%) Shell Script
6 24 (3.76%) PL/SQL
7 23 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 19 (2.98%) Scala
9 16 (2.51%) C
9 16 (2.51%) Perl
10 13 (2.04%) Python
10 13 (2.04%) Ruby
11 12 (1.88%) VBScript
12 11 (1.72%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.57%) VBA
14 8 (1.25%) VB
15 6 (0.94%) Korn
16 5 (0.78%) C++
17 4 (0.63%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
17 4 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 82 (12.85%) Security Cleared
2 53 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 50 (7.84%) Degree
4 39 (6.11%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (3.92%) CCNA
6 23 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
7 22 (3.45%) DV Cleared
8 20 (3.13%) CCNP
9 16 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (2.51%) ISEB
10 12 (1.88%) CCA
11 11 (1.72%) MCSE
11 11 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (1.72%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.94%) CEH
12 6 (0.94%) CISSP
13 5 (0.78%) CCIE
13 5 (0.78%) CCSE
13 5 (0.78%) GCIA
13 5 (0.78%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.56%) SLA
2 46 (7.21%) QA
3 8 (1.25%) Basel III
4 6 (0.94%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.63%) BS15000
6 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.47%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.31%) GAMP
7 2 (0.31%) GMP
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 72 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.98%) vSphere
4 17 (2.66%) XenApp
5 14 (2.19%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.57%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.57%) NFS
7 9 (1.41%) Firmware
8 8 (1.25%) ProxySG
9 6 (0.94%) RHEV
9 6 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.78%) XenServer
11 4 (0.63%) OCFS2
11 4 (0.63%) KVM
11 4 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 3 (0.47%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.47%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.47%) UAG
Systems Management
1 18 (2.82%) SCOM
2 13 (2.04%) SCCM
3 11 (1.72%) Tivoli
4 10 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (0.94%) collectd
6 6 (0.94%) Ionix
6 6 (0.94%) Puppet
6 6 (0.94%) Cobbler
6 6 (0.94%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.94%) OVSD
6 6 (0.94%) Nagios
7 5 (0.78%) Control-M
7 5 (0.78%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.63%) nmon
8 4 (0.63%) FortiGate
8 4 (0.63%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 122 (19.12%) Oracle
2 86 (13.48%) Microsoft
3 75 (11.76%) VMware
4 66 (10.34%) Cisco
5 61 (9.56%) HP
6 39 (6.11%) Red Hat
7 38 (5.96%) SAP
8 35 (5.49%) IBM
9 32 (5.02%) Citrix
10 25 (3.92%) F5
11 20 (3.13%) NetApp
12 19 (2.98%) Sun
12 19 (2.98%) EMC
13 17 (2.66%) Dell
14 16 (2.51%) BMC
14 16 (2.51%) CheckPoint
15 14 (2.19%) Juniper
15 14 (2.19%) Remedy
16 12 (1.88%) Google
17 10 (1.57%) Business Objects
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
AWD Recruitment
Rate: £Neg
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
South West England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £31 - £37 per hour + DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Northamptonshire
RS Components
Posted: 15 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £42000.00 - £49000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - London
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: POA DOA
Posted: 22 days ago