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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 305 265 334
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +69
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 338 355 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.64% 0.74% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.99% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 230 84
Average daily rate
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£425 £376 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.95% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £173 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 7 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £20.06 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £45.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £22.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.13% +6.39%
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
39260 35774 37216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.92% 74.53% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 25511 22670 22103
Average daily rate £424 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.34% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1122 1033 1389
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -25 157 £450 +12.50% 28
South East -22 77 £425 +41.66% 24
Yorkshire +4 28 £399 -6.02% 7
West Midlands -4 23 £300 -25.46% 8
North West -8 19 £295 -15.71% 6
South West -20 19 £375 +36.36% 12
East of England -31 9 £425 +6.25% 7
East Midlands -12 6 £430 +473.33% 3
North East - 6 £313 - 2
Midlands - - - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 201 (32.52%) Windows
2 145 (23.46%) ITIL
3 131 (21.20%) SQL
4 112 (18.12%) Finance
5 109 (17.64%) Oracle
6 99 (16.02%) UNIX
7 97 (15.70%) Linux
8 95 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
9 92 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
10 86 (13.92%) Microsoft
11 83 (13.43%) Problem Management
12 77 (12.46%) Active Directory
13 73 (11.81%) VMware
13 73 (11.81%) Security Cleared
14 67 (10.84%) Java
15 64 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
16 63 (10.19%) Service Management
17 62 (10.03%) Banking
18 61 (9.87%) HP
19 59 (9.55%) TDD
19 59 (9.55%) Incident Management
20 56 (9.06%) Cisco
21 55 (8.90%) Oracle Database
22 53 (8.58%) SAN
22 53 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
22 53 (8.58%) Change Management
23 52 (8.41%) SLA
23 52 (8.41%) MS Excel
24 51 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
25 50 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 44 (7.12%) MS Exchange
2 41 (6.63%) WebSphere
3 35 (5.66%) IIS
4 30 (4.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (3.72%) WebLogic
6 22 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
7 15 (2.43%) Apache
7 15 (2.43%) JBoss
8 13 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (1.29%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.13%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
13 4 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
13 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.65%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 52 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.18%) MS Office
3 15 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.81%) MS Project
4 5 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.62%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (0.97%) ENOVIA
3 6 (0.97%) SAP FI
3 6 (0.97%) assyst
4 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Cash Management
5 4 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.49%) Agresso
6 3 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.10%) SaaS
2 9 (1.46%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (8.58%) SAN
2 39 (6.31%) DNS
3 36 (5.83%) TCP/IP
3 36 (5.83%) Firewall
4 20 (3.24%) LAN
4 20 (3.24%) LDAP
5 19 (3.07%) WAN
5 19 (3.07%) SSL
6 15 (2.43%) DHCP
7 13 (2.10%) VPN
7 13 (2.10%) Internet
8 11 (1.78%) Kerberos
8 11 (1.78%) NAS
9 10 (1.62%) VLAN
10 9 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (1.46%) HTTP
11 8 (1.29%) Wireless
11 8 (1.29%) LTE
11 8 (1.29%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (1.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.90%) Oracle Database
2 44 (7.12%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (1.62%) MySQL
5 8 (1.29%) SQLPlus
6 7 (1.13%) OLTP
7 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (0.97%) DB2
7 6 (0.97%) OLAP
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle OLAP
7 6 (0.97%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.81%) RDBMS
9 4 (0.65%) Big Data
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (2.91%) Selenium
2 16 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.78%) Subversion
4 10 (1.62%) QuickTest Pro
5 9 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.46%) WebDriver
6 8 (1.29%) Cucumber
6 8 (1.29%) JMeter
7 6 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (0.81%) LoadRunner
8 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.81%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.65%) JIRA
9 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (0.65%) Ant
9 4 (0.65%) NeoLoad
10 3 (0.49%) Maven
10 3 (0.49%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.49%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.32%) eggPlant
General
1 112 (18.12%) Finance
2 62 (10.03%) Banking
3 36 (5.83%) Telecoms
4 29 (4.69%) Front Office
5 23 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 11 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.62%) Publishing
8 9 (1.46%) Automotive
8 9 (1.46%) Marketing
9 8 (1.29%) Retail
10 7 (1.13%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.97%) Legal
11 6 (0.97%) Back Office
12 5 (0.81%) Law
13 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.65%) Advertising
13 4 (0.65%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.65%) French Language
14 3 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 157 (25.40%) Analyst
2 66 (10.68%) Developer
3 39 (6.31%) Consultant
3 39 (6.31%) Administrator
4 37 (5.99%) Applications Support
5 35 (5.66%) Business Analyst
6 33 (5.34%) Support Analyst
7 28 (4.53%) Problem Manager
8 24 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 22 (3.56%) Scala Developer
10 21 (3.40%) Network Engineer
11 18 (2.91%) Support Engineer
12 17 (2.75%) Service Analyst
12 17 (2.75%) Applications Support Analyst
13 15 (2.43%) Test Manager
14 14 (2.27%) DBA
14 14 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 14 (2.27%) Data Analyst
14 14 (2.27%) Java Developer
15 13 (2.10%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.61%) Web Services
2 38 (6.15%) .NET
2 38 (6.15%) Middleware
3 31 (5.02%) WebSphere MQ
3 31 (5.02%) HTML
4 25 (4.05%) XML
4 25 (4.05%) RESTful
5 24 (3.88%) HTML5
6 11 (1.78%) SOAP
7 10 (1.62%) J2EE
8 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 7 (1.13%) jQuery
10 7 (1.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.13%) CSS
11 6 (0.97%) JMS
11 6 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (0.97%) REST
12 5 (0.81%) WCF
12 5 (0.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 29 (4.69%) Clustering
3 18 (2.91%) NHS
4 17 (2.75%) Statistics
5 14 (2.27%) Equities
5 14 (2.27%) Derivative
6 12 (1.94%) Mainframe
6 12 (1.94%) Replication
6 12 (1.94%) Data Structures
7 11 (1.78%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.46%) Credit Risk
8 9 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
9 8 (1.29%) SWIFT
10 7 (1.13%) Open Source
10 7 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.97%) HACMP
11 6 (0.97%) User Experience
11 6 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 201 (32.52%) Windows
2 99 (16.02%) UNIX
3 97 (15.70%) Linux
4 64 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (8.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (6.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 31 (5.02%) Solaris
8 23 (3.72%) AIX
9 22 (3.56%) Windows 7
10 17 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (2.10%) HPUX
11 13 (2.10%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.78%) Windows NT
13 7 (1.13%) VMS
14 6 (0.97%) Apple iOS
14 6 (0.97%) SUSE
15 5 (0.81%) Android
15 5 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.65%) CentOS
17 3 (0.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (23.46%) ITIL
2 92 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (13.43%) Problem Management
4 63 (10.19%) Service Management
5 59 (9.55%) TDD
5 59 (9.55%) Incident Management
6 53 (8.58%) Change Management
7 50 (8.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 49 (7.93%) Service Delivery
9 43 (6.96%) Project Management
10 40 (6.47%) Test Strategy
11 39 (6.31%) SOA
12 36 (5.83%) Risk Management
12 36 (5.83%) Migration
13 35 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
14 34 (5.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 33 (5.34%) ITSM
16 29 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
17 28 (4.53%) User Stories
17 28 (4.53%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 131 (21.20%) SQL
2 67 (10.84%) Java
3 38 (6.15%) JavaScript
4 32 (5.18%) C#
5 23 (3.72%) Shell Script
6 21 (3.40%) PowerShell
7 20 (3.24%) Scala
8 19 (3.07%) C
9 17 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 13 (2.10%) Perl
10 13 (2.10%) VBScript
11 10 (1.62%) VB
11 10 (1.62%) Ruby
12 8 (1.29%) C++
13 6 (0.97%) Python
14 5 (0.81%) PHP
14 5 (0.81%) VBA
15 4 (0.65%) XPath
15 4 (0.65%) ABAP
15 4 (0.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 73 (11.81%) Security Cleared
2 47 (7.61%) Degree
3 43 (6.96%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (3.56%) CCNP
5 22 (3.56%) DV Cleared
6 21 (3.40%) CCNA
7 18 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
9 14 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.62%) MCSE
11 9 (1.46%) ISEB
12 6 (0.97%) CCA
12 6 (0.97%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.65%) MCITP
13 4 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.49%) CISSP
14 3 (0.49%) MCSA
14 3 (0.49%) RHCT
14 3 (0.49%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (8.41%) SLA
2 41 (6.63%) QA
3 8 (1.29%) Basel III
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.81%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.65%) BS15000
6 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) GAMP
8 1 (0.16%) GMP
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.16%) EMIR
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 77 (12.46%) Active Directory
2 51 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (4.21%) XenApp
4 21 (3.40%) vSphere
5 14 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 10 (1.62%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.46%) NFS
8 8 (1.29%) Firmware
9 6 (0.97%) RHEV
10 5 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.81%) OCFS2
10 5 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (0.81%) XenServer
11 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
11 4 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.65%) KVM
11 4 (0.65%) UAG
12 3 (0.49%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (0.49%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 19 (3.07%) SCCM
1 19 (3.07%) SCOM
2 18 (2.91%) Tivoli
3 9 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.29%) MOM
4 8 (1.29%) SAP Afaria
5 7 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (1.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 7 (1.13%) CA SiteMinder
6 6 (0.97%) Ionix
6 6 (0.97%) OVSD
6 6 (0.97%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (0.81%) HP SIM
7 5 (0.81%) Control-M
8 4 (0.65%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (0.65%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.65%) nmon
9 3 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.49%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 109 (17.64%) Oracle
2 86 (13.92%) Microsoft
3 73 (11.81%) VMware
4 61 (9.87%) HP
5 56 (9.06%) Cisco
6 42 (6.80%) Red Hat
7 38 (6.15%) Citrix
8 34 (5.50%) IBM
9 28 (4.53%) NetApp
10 27 (4.37%) SAP
11 23 (3.72%) EMC
12 17 (2.75%) Dell
12 17 (2.75%) Sun
13 16 (2.59%) F5
14 13 (2.10%) BMC
14 13 (2.10%) CA
15 11 (1.78%) Juniper
15 11 (1.78%) Business Objects
15 11 (1.78%) Google
15 11 (1.78%) CheckPoint
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £100 - £150 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £10 - £12 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £15.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Unilever Professional Hidden Page - Turkey
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £55 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
LA International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
London
People Source
Rate: £350 - £370 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Truphone
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Dixons Retail
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 30000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago