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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 301 337 303
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -34
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 334 254 241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.69% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.70% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 121 107
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£350 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £495 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £351 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.14% -6.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 15
Average hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.30 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £52.50 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -
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
37468 36365 32009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.34% 75.51% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 24275 23338 19645
Average daily rate £418 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1095 995
Average hourly rate £28.50 £28.63 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.43% -11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.63 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +21 119 £420 +9.09% 27
South East +30 111 £350 +4.47% 23
South West +17 20 £375 -0.66% 14
East Midlands +14 18 £289 +15.50% 7
West Midlands -16 16 £350 -3.51% 6
East of England +4 15 £337 -15.74% 6
North West -7 14 £288 -39.47% 9
North East +1 12 £300 +27.65% 2
Yorkshire -25 8 £400 +6.66% 9
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 178 (28.71%) Windows
2 160 (25.81%) Finance
3 155 (25.00%) ITIL
4 147 (23.71%) SQL
5 126 (20.32%) Linux
6 111 (17.90%) Microsoft
7 98 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
8 97 (15.65%) Problem Management
9 95 (15.32%) Incident Management
10 88 (14.19%) VMware
11 81 (13.06%) MS Excel
12 80 (12.90%) UNIX
13 77 (12.42%) Oracle
14 76 (12.26%) Java
15 75 (12.10%) Active Directory
16 69 (11.13%) Change Management
17 65 (10.48%) HP
18 64 (10.32%) Cisco
19 63 (10.16%) Banking
20 61 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
20 61 (9.84%) QA
21 59 (9.52%) Degree
21 59 (9.52%) Telecoms
22 58 (9.35%) SLA
22 58 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
23 57 (9.19%) IBM
24 56 (9.03%) Project Management
24 56 (9.03%) Security Cleared
25 55 (8.87%) SQL Server
26 54 (8.71%) MS Office

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 35 (5.65%) IIS
2 31 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 24 (3.87%) WebSphere
4 24 (3.87%) WebLogic
5 21 (3.39%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.26%) Apache
7 13 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (1.94%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (1.77%) SAS
9 11 (1.77%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (1.77%) Lync
10 8 (1.29%) AquaLogic
11 7 (1.13%) Liferay
11 7 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 6 (0.97%) CMS
13 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.81%) Office Communications Server
14 4 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 81 (13.06%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.71%) MS Office
3 19 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 17 (2.74%) MS Project
5 15 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.48%) SPSS
7 2 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.32%) Simulink
8 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (2.42%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (1.77%) SAP FI
2 11 (1.77%) SAP ERP
3 9 (1.45%) SAP FI-CA
3 9 (1.45%) SAP PSCD
4 7 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.81%) Cerner Millennium
6 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.48%) thinkFolio
8 2 (0.32%) assyst
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.32%) ION MarketView
8 2 (0.32%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.32%) Agresso
9 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.61%) Google Analytics
2 10 (1.61%) Office 365
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.48%) SaaS
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Heroku
7 1 (0.16%) Engine Yard
7 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.23%) Firewall
1 51 (8.23%) SAN
2 40 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 34 (5.48%) DNS
4 33 (5.32%) WAN
5 28 (4.52%) Internet
6 27 (4.35%) VoIP
7 26 (4.19%) VPN
8 25 (4.03%) LAN
9 23 (3.71%) HTTP
10 20 (3.23%) LDAP
10 20 (3.23%) DHCP
11 19 (3.06%) NAS
12 15 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (2.42%) Network Security
13 14 (2.26%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.26%) Wireless
13 14 (2.26%) MPLS
13 14 (2.26%) BGP
14 13 (2.10%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.84%) Relational Database
3 26 (4.19%) Oracle Database
4 18 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 17 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (2.58%) DB2
6 16 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.61%) Big Data
10 9 (1.45%) MySQL
10 9 (1.45%) Data Mining
10 9 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 9 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.29%) PowerCenter
12 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (0.97%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 5 (0.81%) DataStage
14 5 (0.81%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 35 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.55%) Ant
3 21 (3.39%) Jenkins
4 16 (2.58%) JIRA
5 14 (2.26%) Visual Studio
6 12 (1.94%) TeamCity
7 11 (1.77%) Maven
8 9 (1.45%) Subversion
9 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.97%) Selenium
10 6 (0.97%) Git (software)
11 4 (0.65%) Gradle
11 4 (0.65%) Hudson
11 4 (0.65%) Mockito
11 4 (0.65%) TortoiseSVN
11 4 (0.65%) JUnit
11 4 (0.65%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.65%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
12 3 (0.48%) JMeter
General
1 160 (25.81%) Finance
2 63 (10.16%) Banking
3 59 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 19 (3.06%) Legal
6 17 (2.74%) Retail
7 16 (2.58%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.61%) Marketing
9 9 (1.45%) Front Office
9 9 (1.45%) Law
10 8 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.13%) Back Office
12 6 (0.97%) Automotive
12 6 (0.97%) Games
13 4 (0.65%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.65%) Online Betting
13 4 (0.65%) Publishing
14 3 (0.48%) Electronics
14 3 (0.48%) Billing
Job Titles
1 157 (25.32%) Analyst
2 49 (7.90%) Developer
3 47 (7.58%) Consultant
4 32 (5.16%) Support Analyst
4 32 (5.16%) Data Analyst
5 28 (4.52%) Business Analyst
6 27 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 25 (4.03%) Network Engineer
8 24 (3.87%) Administrator
9 21 (3.39%) Architect
9 21 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (3.39%) Problem Manager
10 19 (3.06%) Applications Support
11 18 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
11 18 (2.90%) Incident Manager
12 17 (2.74%) Wintel Engineer
13 16 (2.58%) SAP Consultant
14 15 (2.42%) DBA
15 14 (2.26%) Technical Support
16 13 (2.10%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.29%) Web Services
2 36 (5.81%) Middleware
3 19 (3.06%) CSS
4 17 (2.74%) XML
4 17 (2.74%) HTML
4 17 (2.74%) J2EE
5 15 (2.42%) SOAP
5 15 (2.42%) jQuery
6 12 (1.94%) .NET
6 12 (1.94%) JMS
7 11 (1.77%) Spring
8 10 (1.61%) JDBC
9 9 (1.45%) HTML5
9 9 (1.45%) JNDI
10 7 (1.13%) CSS3
11 6 (0.97%) REST
11 6 (0.97%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET
12 5 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (0.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 98 (15.81%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (6.61%) Clustering
3 37 (5.97%) Data Centre
4 35 (5.65%) Replication
5 32 (5.16%) Management Information System
6 11 (1.77%) NHS
6 11 (1.77%) HACMP
6 11 (1.77%) CMDB
6 11 (1.77%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.77%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.77%) PKI
7 10 (1.61%) Statistics
8 8 (1.29%) Fixed Income
9 7 (1.13%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.97%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.97%) EMC Centera
11 5 (0.81%) Derivative
12 4 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.65%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 178 (28.71%) Windows
2 126 (20.32%) Linux
3 80 (12.90%) UNIX
4 58 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (7.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (6.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (6.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (6.45%) AIX
9 34 (5.48%) Windows 7
10 32 (5.16%) Solaris
11 20 (3.23%) HPUX
12 12 (1.94%) CentOS
13 11 (1.77%) Windows NT
14 10 (1.61%) SUSE
15 9 (1.45%) Windows 8
15 9 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
16 8 (1.29%) NetWare
16 8 (1.29%) Windows 2000
17 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.81%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (25.00%) ITIL
2 97 (15.65%) Problem Management
3 95 (15.32%) Incident Management
4 69 (11.13%) Change Management
5 61 (9.84%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (9.03%) Project Management
7 53 (8.55%) Service Delivery
8 52 (8.39%) Service Management
9 47 (7.58%) Migration
10 42 (6.77%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (6.45%) SDLC
12 38 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (6.13%) Data Analysis
13 37 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (5.65%) Mentoring
15 31 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
16 30 (4.84%) ETL
16 30 (4.84%) Analytics
17 28 (4.52%) Validation
18 27 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 147 (23.71%) SQL
2 76 (12.26%) Java
3 50 (8.06%) Shell Script
4 40 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 27 (4.35%) Perl
6 25 (4.03%) C
7 23 (3.71%) PL/SQL
7 23 (3.71%) VBScript
7 23 (3.71%) Bash Shell
8 22 (3.55%) JavaScript
9 20 (3.23%) C++
10 13 (2.10%) T-SQL
11 12 (1.94%) Python
11 12 (1.94%) C#
12 11 (1.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 11 (1.77%) Korn
13 9 (1.45%) VB
13 9 (1.45%) VBA
14 5 (0.81%) Jython
15 4 (0.65%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 59 (9.52%) Degree
2 56 (9.03%) Security Cleared
3 44 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (6.13%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.87%) CCNA
6 23 (3.71%) CCNP
7 17 (2.74%) CCIE
7 17 (2.74%) ISEB
8 16 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.77%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.45%) ISTQB
11 8 (1.29%) CISSP
12 6 (0.97%) MCTS
12 6 (0.97%) MCITP
13 5 (0.81%) MCSE
13 5 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.65%) GCIA
14 4 (0.65%) GCIH
14 4 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.84%) QA
2 58 (9.35%) SLA
3 26 (4.19%) Data Quality
4 9 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.81%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.65%) COBIT
6 4 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.65%) COSO
7 3 (0.48%) GxP
8 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.16%) GAMP
9 1 (0.16%) GCP
9 1 (0.16%) GMP
System Software
1 75 (12.10%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (4.03%) vSphere
4 18 (2.90%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.74%) Hyper-V
6 13 (2.10%) Docker
7 10 (1.61%) XenApp
8 9 (1.45%) Firmware
9 8 (1.29%) GPFS
10 7 (1.13%) NFS
10 7 (1.13%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.97%) ProxySG
12 4 (0.65%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.32%) KVM
14 2 (0.32%) OCFS2
14 2 (0.32%) Varnish
14 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (3.71%) SCCM
2 12 (1.94%) Vagrant
2 12 (1.94%) Control-M
2 12 (1.94%) Tivoli
3 11 (1.77%) OpenView
4 8 (1.29%) HP NNM
5 7 (1.13%) Puppet
5 7 (1.13%) SCOM
5 7 (1.13%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 6 (0.97%) FortiGate
6 6 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
7 4 (0.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.48%) MOM
8 3 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.48%) DatAdvantage
8 3 (0.48%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.32%) EdgeSight
9 2 (0.32%) cPanel
Vendors
1 111 (17.90%) Microsoft
2 88 (14.19%) VMware
3 77 (12.42%) Oracle
4 65 (10.48%) HP
5 64 (10.32%) Cisco
6 57 (9.19%) IBM
7 44 (7.10%) Citrix
8 37 (5.97%) SAP
8 37 (5.97%) Red Hat
9 29 (4.68%) F5
10 28 (4.52%) Informatica
11 24 (3.87%) Remedy
11 24 (3.87%) EMC
12 17 (2.74%) BMC
12 17 (2.74%) NetApp
13 15 (2.42%) Dell
13 15 (2.42%) Veritas
13 15 (2.42%) CheckPoint
14 14 (2.26%) Sun
15 12 (1.94%) 3PAR
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £24 - £26 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £345 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £28 - £30 per hour + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Thebes IT
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Rate: Attractive
Posted: 16 days ago
Middlesex
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18 - £20 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 20 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £440 - £445 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Wiltshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £380 - £430 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago