The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 England 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 305 326 306
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -20
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 286 232 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 120 117
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.43% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £17.50 £19.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.62 £35.55 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+45.55% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
35674 33981 37500
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.32% 70.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22568 21050 21971
Average daily rate £405 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1046 994 1335
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Root Cause Analysis
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 117 £375 -14.77% 27
South East +9 77 £320 -14.66% 13
East of England +1 29 £450 +16.88% 1
West Midlands +7 22 £351 -12.37% 4
Yorkshire +13 18 £360 -10.00% 12
South West -27 15 £325 -24.41% 11
East Midlands -3 4 £275 -36.04% 3
North West -21 2 £425 +41.66% 2
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (31.11%) Windows
2 171 (29.23%) ITIL
3 116 (19.83%) Finance
4 113 (19.32%) Oracle
5 111 (18.97%) SQL
6 109 (18.63%) Problem Management
7 100 (17.09%) UNIX
8 92 (15.73%) Linux
9 91 (15.56%) Microsoft
10 78 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 68 (11.62%) Incident Management
12 63 (10.77%) VMware
13 62 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 60 (10.26%) Service Management
14 60 (10.26%) Service Delivery
15 58 (9.91%) Banking
15 58 (9.91%) Active Directory
16 56 (9.57%) SLA
17 54 (9.23%) MS Excel
17 54 (9.23%) Java
17 54 (9.23%) HP
18 52 (8.89%) SQL Server
18 52 (8.89%) Cisco
19 49 (8.38%) Oracle Database
20 47 (8.03%) SAN
20 47 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
21 45 (7.69%) Project Management
21 45 (7.69%) Change Management
21 45 (7.69%) SC Cleared
22 44 (7.52%) Telecoms

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 42 (7.18%) WebSphere
2 34 (5.81%) MS Exchange
3 26 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 24 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (3.93%) IIS
6 20 (3.42%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (2.22%) Apache
9 10 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (1.37%) SAS
11 7 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
12 6 (1.03%) CMS
12 6 (1.03%) Tomcat
12 6 (1.03%) MQSeries
12 6 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (1.03%) Liferay
12 6 (1.03%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 54 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.13%) MS Office
3 13 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 15 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (1.88%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.88%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.54%) SAP CO
3 9 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 8 (1.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 6 (1.03%) assyst
6 4 (0.68%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
8 2 (0.34%) Agresso
8 2 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Ubix
8 2 (0.34%) SunGard Stream Clearvision
8 2 (0.34%) Hyperion Planning
8 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.34%) ENOVIA
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) SaaS
2 4 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (8.03%) SAN
2 35 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 34 (5.81%) Firewall
4 22 (3.76%) WAN
5 20 (3.42%) LAN
5 20 (3.42%) DNS
6 19 (3.25%) VPN
7 14 (2.39%) Internet
7 14 (2.39%) LDAP
7 14 (2.39%) VLAN
8 13 (2.22%) Kerberos
9 12 (2.05%) Cisco ASA
10 11 (1.88%) LTE
11 10 (1.71%) 3G
11 10 (1.71%) SSL
11 10 (1.71%) DHCP
12 9 (1.54%) BIG-IP
12 9 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
12 9 (1.54%) OSPF
12 9 (1.54%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.38%) Oracle Database
3 18 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 13 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (1.88%) DB2
6 11 (1.88%) SQLPlus
7 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (1.37%) IDOL
8 8 (1.37%) SAP BW
8 8 (1.37%) MySQL
9 7 (1.20%) Data Mining
10 6 (1.03%) JasperReports
11 5 (0.85%) Big Data
11 5 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 16 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 11 (1.88%) Selenium
3 10 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.37%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.03%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.03%) Maven
6 5 (0.85%) JIRA
7 4 (0.68%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.68%) WebDriver
7 4 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 4 (0.68%) StarTeam
8 3 (0.51%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.51%) LLVM
8 3 (0.51%) JUnit
8 3 (0.51%) WebSpeed
8 3 (0.51%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.51%) JMeter
9 2 (0.34%) Subversion
9 2 (0.34%) ProC
General
1 116 (19.83%) Finance
2 58 (9.91%) Banking
3 44 (7.52%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.05%) Legal
6 10 (1.71%) Front Office
6 10 (1.71%) Retail
7 9 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.37%) Back Office
9 7 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.03%) Law
11 5 (0.85%) Advertising
11 5 (0.85%) Publishing
12 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.68%) Automotive
12 4 (0.68%) French Language
12 4 (0.68%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.68%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.68%) General Ledger
13 3 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 154 (26.32%) Analyst
2 41 (7.01%) Administrator
3 40 (6.84%) Developer
4 39 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 35 (5.98%) Business Analyst
5 35 (5.98%) Support Analyst
6 34 (5.81%) Consultant
7 33 (5.64%) Problem Manager
8 26 (4.44%) DBA
9 23 (3.93%) Incident Manager
10 21 (3.59%) Service Manager
10 21 (3.59%) Data Analyst
11 19 (3.25%) Oracle DBA
11 19 (3.25%) Network Engineer
12 18 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (3.08%) Applications Support Analyst
13 14 (2.39%) Support Engineer
13 14 (2.39%) Service Analyst
14 13 (2.22%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (2.05%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.67%) .NET
2 35 (5.98%) WebSphere MQ
3 30 (5.13%) XML
4 29 (4.96%) Middleware
5 21 (3.59%) Web Services
6 18 (3.08%) HTML
7 12 (2.05%) ASP.NET
7 12 (2.05%) CSS
8 11 (1.88%) jQuery
9 10 (1.71%) J2EE
9 10 (1.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 9 (1.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (1.37%) Hibernate
11 8 (1.37%) JSP
12 7 (1.20%) Spring
12 7 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
12 7 (1.20%) EDI
13 6 (1.03%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (1.03%) XML Schema
13 6 (1.03%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.76%) Management Information System
2 18 (3.08%) Clustering
2 18 (3.08%) Derivative
3 16 (2.74%) NHS
4 14 (2.39%) GIS
5 11 (1.88%) Client/Server
5 11 (1.88%) Mainframe
6 10 (1.71%) Equities
7 9 (1.54%) Statistics
7 9 (1.54%) Open Source
7 9 (1.54%) SWIFT
7 9 (1.54%) Replication
8 8 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.37%) HACMP
9 7 (1.20%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.20%) AS400
10 6 (1.03%) Handset
10 6 (1.03%) Firmware
10 6 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 182 (31.11%) Windows
2 100 (17.09%) UNIX
3 92 (15.73%) Linux
4 62 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (7.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (4.79%) AIX
8 27 (4.62%) Solaris
9 18 (3.08%) Windows 7
10 16 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (2.56%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.88%) HPUX
13 10 (1.71%) SUSE
14 9 (1.54%) Windows 2000
15 7 (1.20%) zOS
16 6 (1.03%) Windows NT
17 5 (0.85%) Oracle Linux
18 3 (0.51%) CentOS
18 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (29.23%) ITIL
2 109 (18.63%) Problem Management
3 68 (11.62%) Incident Management
4 60 (10.26%) Service Management
4 60 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 45 (7.69%) Project Management
5 45 (7.69%) Change Management
6 43 (7.35%) Migration
7 36 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (5.98%) ITSM
9 33 (5.64%) Performance Tuning
9 33 (5.64%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (5.47%) Business Analysis
10 32 (5.47%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (5.30%) Configuration Management
12 28 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (4.27%) Scrum
14 22 (3.76%) Test Scripting
15 21 (3.59%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 111 (18.97%) SQL
2 54 (9.23%) Java
3 40 (6.84%) C
4 31 (5.30%) PL/SQL
5 29 (4.96%) C#
6 28 (4.79%) JavaScript
7 21 (3.59%) Shell Script
8 18 (3.08%) C++
9 15 (2.56%) Perl
10 14 (2.39%) VB
11 11 (1.88%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.54%) COBOL
12 9 (1.54%) Python
13 8 (1.37%) ABAP
13 8 (1.37%) VBScript
14 7 (1.20%) PL/1
15 6 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 6 (1.03%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.03%) Lua
15 6 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 78 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 45 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 38 (6.50%) Degree
4 29 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.62%) CCNP
6 24 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
7 23 (3.93%) DV Cleared
8 22 (3.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.88%) MCSE
9 11 (1.88%) CCNA
10 9 (1.54%) ISEB
11 7 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
13 4 (0.68%) CCVP
13 4 (0.68%) HNC
13 4 (0.68%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.51%) VCP5
14 3 (0.51%) HND
14 3 (0.51%) CCA
14 3 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.57%) SLA
2 41 (7.01%) QA
3 7 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.03%) COBIT
5 4 (0.68%) BS15000
5 4 (0.68%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.68%) Basel III
6 3 (0.51%) HL7
7 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.34%) Basel II
7 2 (0.34%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 58 (9.91%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.76%) XenApp
4 20 (3.42%) Oracle RAC
5 19 (3.25%) vSphere
6 16 (2.74%) VMware ESX
7 13 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
8 6 (1.03%) NFS
9 5 (0.85%) OCFS2
9 5 (0.85%) SRDF
9 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
11 3 (0.51%) KVM
11 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.34%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (3.42%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.91%) SCCM
3 10 (1.71%) SCOM
4 9 (1.54%) SAP Afaria
4 9 (1.54%) MOM
5 8 (1.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 8 (1.37%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 8 (1.37%) Data Guard
5 8 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (1.03%) OVSD
8 5 (0.85%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.85%) HP SIM
8 5 (0.85%) Ionix
8 5 (0.85%) Nagios
8 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.68%) CA SiteMinder
9 4 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (0.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.68%) nmon
Vendors
1 113 (19.32%) Oracle
2 91 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 63 (10.77%) VMware
4 54 (9.23%) HP
5 52 (8.89%) Cisco
6 41 (7.01%) IBM
7 40 (6.84%) Red Hat
8 35 (5.98%) Citrix
9 33 (5.64%) SAP
10 29 (4.96%) EMC
10 29 (4.96%) NetApp
11 22 (3.76%) CA
12 17 (2.91%) Remedy
13 16 (2.74%) BMC
14 11 (1.88%) JBoss
14 11 (1.88%) CheckPoint
14 11 (1.88%) Dell
15 10 (1.71%) Hitachi
15 10 (1.71%) Symantec
15 10 (1.71%) Google
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive Package and Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £420 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
ARM Technology
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £325.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago