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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 307 312 333
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +21
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 339 339 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.69% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.87% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 186 126
Median daily rate £364 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £199 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £349 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.80% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 20
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +6.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £11.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £24.70 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
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
40315 38993 38117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.10% 79.28% 78.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26990 25067 24411
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 894 1117 1167
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 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 24 May 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London -2 124 £400 -11.11% 18
South East -46 67 £420 +20.00% 23
North East -5 64 £283 -5.83% 9
North West -1 24 £363 +20.83% 4
West Midlands 0 21 £300 -14.28% 6
Yorkshire +12 13 £295 -26.25% 10
South West -7 13 £300 -18.64% 5
East of England -4 6 £325 -7.14% 4
East Midlands 0 3 - - 3
Midlands - 2 £600 -
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 195 (30.85%) ITIL
2 193 (30.54%) Windows
3 158 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 148 (23.42%) Microsoft
5 135 (21.36%) Finance
6 121 (19.15%) Change Management
6 121 (19.15%) Unix
7 112 (17.72%) Security Cleared
8 101 (15.98%) Linux
9 100 (15.82%) SLA
10 95 (15.03%) SQL
11 93 (14.72%) Java
12 90 (14.24%) Oracle
13 87 (13.77%) SC Cleared
14 86 (13.61%) Incident Management
14 86 (13.61%) Active Directory
15 85 (13.45%) Cisco
15 85 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
16 83 (13.13%) Windows Server
17 82 (12.97%) Service Delivery
18 80 (12.66%) Degree
19 78 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
20 76 (12.03%) VMware
21 71 (11.23%) HP
21 71 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
22 70 (11.08%) MS Excel
23 69 (10.92%) SQL Server
24 64 (10.13%) Solaris
25 60 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
26 57 (9.02%) AIX

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 53 (8.39%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.91%) Jetty
3 30 (4.75%) Apache
4 27 (4.27%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.01%) MS Exchange
5 19 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 17 (2.69%) IIS
7 16 (2.53%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.37%) Node.js
9 14 (2.22%) Tuxedo
9 14 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 10 (1.58%) MQSeries
12 9 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (1.42%) Oracle Application Server
13 8 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (1.11%) AquaLogic
14 7 (1.11%) OpenStack
15 6 (0.95%) JBoss
16 4 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 70 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 31 (4.91%) MS Office
3 16 (2.53%) MS Project
4 14 (2.22%) MS Visio
5 11 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.63%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.27%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.11%) OpenText MBPM
4 6 (0.95%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.79%) SAP PSCD
6 4 (0.63%) SAP FI-CA
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.32%) Sage 1000
7 2 (0.32%) SAP FI-AA
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.32%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.06%) Office 365
4 8 (1.27%) SaaS
5 4 (0.63%) HP Helion
6 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.47%) IaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.16%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.16%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 54 (8.54%) TCP/IP
2 52 (8.23%) SAN
3 49 (7.75%) Firewall
4 41 (6.49%) HTTP
5 33 (5.22%) WAN
6 31 (4.91%) DNS
7 29 (4.59%) DHCP
8 28 (4.43%) LAN
9 27 (4.27%) Internet
9 27 (4.27%) VPN
10 26 (4.11%) Wireless
11 25 (3.96%) Network Security
11 25 (3.96%) VoIP
12 24 (3.80%) Intrusion Detection
13 17 (2.69%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (2.69%) SSL
14 13 (2.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 13 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
15 12 (1.90%) 3G
15 12 (1.90%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.92%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.65%) NoSQL
3 25 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
4 24 (3.80%) Oracle Database
5 19 (3.01%) MySQL
6 16 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 15 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 13 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 13 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.90%) Big Data
9 12 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.74%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (1.42%) Data Mining
11 9 (1.42%) MS Access
11 9 (1.42%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 49 (7.75%) Jenkins
2 44 (6.96%) Maven
3 42 (6.65%) Git (software)
4 39 (6.17%) JUnit
5 34 (5.38%) Cucumber
5 34 (5.38%) Mockito
5 34 (5.38%) Subversion
6 31 (4.91%) Gradle
7 17 (2.69%) JMeter
8 14 (2.22%) JIRA
9 10 (1.58%) Selenium
10 9 (1.42%) SoapUI
11 8 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 6 (0.95%) LoadRunner
14 5 (0.79%) Gatling
14 5 (0.79%) SilkPerformer
14 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.79%) VisualVM
14 5 (0.79%) YourKit
General
1 135 (21.36%) Finance
2 37 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 32 (5.06%) Banking
4 17 (2.69%) Front Office
5 16 (2.53%) Back Office
5 16 (2.53%) Retail
6 14 (2.22%) Legal
6 14 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.58%) Financial Institution
7 10 (1.58%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.42%) Publishing
9 6 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) Advertising
10 4 (0.63%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.47%) Billing
11 3 (0.47%) Electronics
11 3 (0.47%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Military
11 3 (0.47%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 150 (23.73%) Analyst
2 62 (9.81%) Developer
3 42 (6.65%) Java Developer
4 38 (6.01%) Network Engineer
5 37 (5.85%) Support Analyst
6 33 (5.22%) Support Engineer
7 32 (5.06%) Consultant
8 28 (4.43%) Administrator
9 26 (4.11%) Architect
9 26 (4.11%) Business Analyst
10 23 (3.64%) Applications Support
10 23 (3.64%) Incident Analyst
11 20 (3.16%) DBA
12 18 (2.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 17 (2.69%) Applications Support Analyst
13 17 (2.69%) Test Analyst
14 16 (2.53%) Service Analyst
15 15 (2.37%) Incident Manager
16 14 (2.22%) Senior Developer
16 14 (2.22%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.28%) Web Services
2 43 (6.80%) Spring
3 42 (6.65%) REST
4 30 (4.75%) Middleware
5 29 (4.59%) Guice
6 22 (3.48%) XML
7 16 (2.53%) AngularJS
8 15 (2.37%) J2EE
9 14 (2.22%) SOAP
10 13 (2.06%) .NET
11 10 (1.58%) Hibernate
11 10 (1.58%) HTML
11 10 (1.58%) IBM Integration Bus
12 9 (1.42%) Dropwizard
13 8 (1.27%) SPML
14 6 (0.95%) CSS
14 6 (0.95%) RESTful
15 5 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
15 5 (0.79%) XSD
16 4 (0.63%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 71 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 25 (3.96%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.80%) Clustering
5 23 (3.64%) Data Centre
5 23 (3.64%) Replication
6 13 (2.06%) PKI
7 12 (1.90%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.90%) User Experience
7 12 (1.90%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.74%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.74%) Statistics
9 10 (1.58%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.58%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.27%) BBC
10 8 (1.27%) Cyberthreat
11 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.11%) Interactive TV
11 7 (1.11%) MPEG
12 6 (0.95%) STB
Operating Systems
1 193 (30.54%) Windows
2 121 (19.15%) Unix
3 101 (15.98%) Linux
4 83 (13.13%) Windows Server
5 64 (10.13%) Solaris
6 57 (9.02%) AIX
7 40 (6.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (5.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (4.43%) Windows 7
10 24 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (2.69%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.37%) HPUX
13 12 (1.90%) Mac OS X
14 10 (1.58%) OS/390
14 10 (1.58%) Windows 10
15 9 (1.42%) Android
16 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
17 5 (0.79%) CentOS
17 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (30.85%) ITIL
2 158 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 121 (19.15%) Change Management
4 86 (13.61%) Incident Management
5 85 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (12.97%) Service Delivery
7 78 (12.34%) Continuous Improvement
8 56 (8.86%) Service Management
9 52 (8.23%) Scrum
10 50 (7.91%) Mentoring
10 50 (7.91%) Software Engineering
11 49 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
11 49 (7.75%) Release Management
12 45 (7.12%) Configuration Management
13 44 (6.96%) Project Management
14 42 (6.65%) TDD
15 39 (6.17%) Pair Programming
15 39 (6.17%) Unit Testing
16 38 (6.01%) SDLC
17 36 (5.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 95 (15.03%) SQL
2 93 (14.72%) Java
3 39 (6.17%) Perl
4 36 (5.70%) Python
5 35 (5.54%) PowerShell
6 28 (4.43%) C
7 24 (3.80%) Ruby
7 24 (3.80%) Shell Script
8 21 (3.32%) JavaScript
9 19 (3.01%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.01%) Groovy
10 17 (2.69%) C++
11 15 (2.37%) T-SQL
12 13 (2.06%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.06%) VBScript
13 12 (1.90%) VB
13 12 (1.90%) VBA
14 10 (1.58%) Scala
15 8 (1.27%) C#
15 8 (1.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 112 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 87 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 80 (12.66%) Degree
4 47 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
5 40 (6.33%) CCNP
6 30 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (3.80%) BPSS Clearance
8 23 (3.64%) CISSP
9 18 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (2.85%) MCSE
10 13 (2.06%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.90%) AAT
11 12 (1.90%) GCIA
12 11 (1.74%) CCIE
13 10 (1.58%) GCIH
14 9 (1.42%) HNC
14 9 (1.42%) MCDBA
15 8 (1.27%) HND
15 8 (1.27%) MCP
16 7 (1.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (15.82%) SLA
2 45 (7.12%) QA
3 25 (3.96%) ISO 9001
4 14 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 12 (1.90%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.11%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.63%) COBIT
7 4 (0.63%) COSO
7 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.63%) SAS 70
8 3 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.32%) GCP
10 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
10 1 (0.16%) DO-178B
10 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.16%) TickIT
System Software
1 86 (13.61%) Active Directory
2 60 (9.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.48%) XenApp
3 22 (3.48%) XenDesktop
4 19 (3.01%) Docker
5 18 (2.85%) vSphere
6 10 (1.58%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.58%) StorNext
7 9 (1.42%) Firmware
8 7 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (0.95%) NFS
9 6 (0.95%) Terminal Services
10 5 (0.79%) Xsan
11 4 (0.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 4 (0.63%) GPFS
11 4 (0.63%) KVM
11 4 (0.63%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.47%) Squid
13 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 25 (3.96%) SCCM
2 24 (3.80%) Tivoli
3 18 (2.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 16 (2.53%) SCOM
5 15 (2.37%) RSA Security Analytics
6 14 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 13 (2.06%) Graphite
8 12 (1.90%) Nagios
8 12 (1.90%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.58%) EMC NetWorker
9 10 (1.58%) HP Data Protector
10 8 (1.27%) MOM
10 8 (1.27%) SCOrch
11 7 (1.11%) Backup Exec
12 6 (0.95%) WSUS
13 5 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.79%) Data Guard
13 5 (0.79%) HP SIM
13 5 (0.79%) HP SiteScope
13 5 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 148 (23.42%) Microsoft
2 90 (14.24%) Oracle
3 85 (13.45%) Cisco
4 76 (12.03%) VMware
5 71 (11.23%) HP
6 50 (7.91%) IBM
7 47 (7.44%) Citrix
8 32 (5.06%) ServiceNow
9 28 (4.43%) SAP
10 27 (4.27%) F5
11 24 (3.80%) Intel Security
12 21 (3.32%) CA
12 21 (3.32%) Symantec
13 18 (2.85%) BMC
14 17 (2.69%) CheckPoint
14 17 (2.69%) Juniper
14 17 (2.69%) Red Hat
15 13 (2.06%) Dell
16 12 (1.90%) EMC
16 12 (1.90%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: £240 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £150 - £195 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £27 - £29 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £10.00 - £13.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
EE
Rate: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago