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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 291 292 338
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +46
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 332 299 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.62% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.84% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 179 94
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£413 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £212 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £380
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.75 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.96% +19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £17.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.56 £41.50 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +34.32%
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
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +18 156 £413 -0.60% 25
South East -13 84 £388 +10.71% 16
Yorkshire +19 24 £375 +36.36% 6
West Midlands +7 24 £363 -3.32% 2
East of England -19 21 £463 +54.16% 7
South West -32 15 £350 -15.15% 8
East Midlands -1 6 £430 +63.80% 1
North West -20 5 £430 +40.98% 5
North East -24 1 £250 -52.38% 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (31.22%) Windows
2 153 (26.24%) ITIL
3 124 (21.27%) SQL
4 109 (18.70%) Oracle
4 109 (18.70%) Finance
5 104 (17.84%) Problem Management
6 100 (17.15%) UNIX
7 91 (15.61%) Linux
8 85 (14.58%) Microsoft
9 69 (11.84%) Security Cleared
10 66 (11.32%) VMware
11 62 (10.63%) Incident Management
12 61 (10.46%) MS Excel
13 59 (10.12%) Banking
14 58 (9.95%) Service Management
15 57 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
15 57 (9.78%) Oracle Database
16 56 (9.61%) SLA
16 56 (9.61%) Cisco
16 56 (9.61%) Active Directory
17 52 (8.92%) SAN
18 51 (8.75%) HP
19 50 (8.58%) Java
20 49 (8.40%) Service Delivery
21 48 (8.23%) SQL Server
22 47 (8.06%) Change Management
23 46 (7.89%) Project Management
24 45 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
25 43 (7.38%) QA
25 43 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 38 (6.52%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.35%) WebSphere
3 28 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (3.95%) IIS
5 20 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
6 18 (3.09%) WebLogic
6 18 (3.09%) SharePoint
7 13 (2.23%) Apache
8 12 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
10 7 (1.20%) Tomcat
11 6 (1.03%) MQSeries
11 6 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.69%) Liferay
12 4 (0.69%) CICS
12 4 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.51%) CMS
13 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (10.46%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.97%) MS Office
3 14 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.03%) MS Project
5 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.74%) Oracle Applications
2 10 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 10 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.54%) SAP FI/CO
3 9 (1.54%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.03%) assyst
5 5 (0.86%) ENOVIA
6 4 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle General Ledger
6 4 (0.69%) SAP GRC
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
7 3 (0.51%) SAP FSCM
7 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.51%) BusinessWorks
8 2 (0.34%) Agresso
8 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.03%) SaaS
2 4 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.34%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (8.92%) SAN
2 36 (6.17%) Firewall
3 32 (5.49%) TCP/IP
4 24 (4.12%) DNS
4 24 (4.12%) WAN
5 22 (3.77%) LAN
6 20 (3.43%) VPN
7 15 (2.57%) LDAP
8 14 (2.40%) SSL
8 14 (2.40%) Internet
8 14 (2.40%) VLAN
8 14 (2.40%) LTE
9 13 (2.23%) Cisco ASA
9 13 (2.23%) 3G
9 13 (2.23%) DHCP
10 12 (2.06%) Kerberos
10 12 (2.06%) 2G
11 11 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.72%) Wireless
13 9 (1.54%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.78%) Oracle Database
2 48 (8.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (1.72%) SQLPlus
6 9 (1.54%) MySQL
6 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (1.37%) Oracle BI EE
7 8 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.37%) SAP BW
8 7 (1.20%) Data Mining
8 7 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.20%) OLAP
8 7 (1.20%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.03%) OLTP
9 6 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.74%) Selenium
3 9 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.37%) WebDriver
4 8 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 8 (1.37%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (1.03%) JMeter
6 5 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.69%) Maven
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
7 4 (0.69%) SoapUI
7 4 (0.69%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (0.51%) LLVM
8 3 (0.51%) FitNesse
8 3 (0.51%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.51%) JUnit
8 3 (0.51%) Subversion
8 3 (0.51%) WebSpeed
9 2 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 109 (18.70%) Finance
2 59 (10.12%) Banking
3 43 (7.38%) Telecoms
4 23 (3.95%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.57%) Front Office
6 10 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (1.54%) Publishing
7 9 (1.54%) Legal
7 9 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.37%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.37%) Retail
9 7 (1.20%) Back Office
9 7 (1.20%) Automotive
10 5 (0.86%) Law
10 5 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.69%) Electronics
11 4 (0.69%) Advertising
11 4 (0.69%) French Language
11 4 (0.69%) Spanish Language
12 3 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 157 (26.93%) Analyst
2 49 (8.40%) Developer
3 40 (6.86%) Applications Support
4 37 (6.35%) Business Analyst
4 37 (6.35%) Support Analyst
5 36 (6.17%) Consultant
6 33 (5.66%) Administrator
7 30 (5.15%) Problem Manager
8 22 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (3.60%) Data Analyst
9 21 (3.60%) Network Engineer
10 20 (3.43%) Incident Manager
11 18 (3.09%) Applications Support Analyst
12 17 (2.92%) DBA
12 17 (2.92%) Service Manager
12 17 (2.92%) Support Engineer
13 15 (2.57%) Service Analyst
14 13 (2.23%) Tester
15 12 (2.06%) Systems Administrator
15 12 (2.06%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (7.03%) .NET
2 34 (5.83%) Middleware
3 31 (5.32%) Web Services
4 30 (5.15%) WebSphere MQ
5 27 (4.63%) XML
6 21 (3.60%) HTML
7 12 (2.06%) ASP.NET
8 11 (1.89%) CSS
8 11 (1.89%) jQuery
9 10 (1.72%) RESTful
9 10 (1.72%) HTML5
10 8 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (1.20%) J2EE
12 6 (1.03%) JSP
12 6 (1.03%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.03%) Oracle Fusion
13 5 (0.86%) REST
13 5 (0.86%) .NET Framework
13 5 (0.86%) Spring
13 5 (0.86%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (4.63%) Management Information System
2 19 (3.26%) Clustering
3 17 (2.92%) Derivative
4 16 (2.74%) NHS
5 15 (2.57%) Equities
5 15 (2.57%) Mainframe
6 14 (2.40%) Statistics
7 11 (1.89%) GIS
8 10 (1.72%) Credit Derivative
8 10 (1.72%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.54%) SWIFT
10 8 (1.37%) HACMP
10 8 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.20%) Client/Server
11 7 (1.20%) Replication
11 7 (1.20%) Open Source
12 6 (1.03%) Firmware
12 6 (1.03%) AS400
13 5 (0.86%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 182 (31.22%) Windows
2 100 (17.15%) UNIX
3 91 (15.61%) Linux
4 57 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (7.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 29 (4.97%) Solaris
8 21 (3.60%) AIX
9 20 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (2.92%) Windows 7
11 13 (2.23%) Windows XP
12 9 (1.54%) Windows NT
13 7 (1.20%) SUSE
13 7 (1.20%) VMS
14 6 (1.03%) HPUX
15 5 (0.86%) zOS
15 5 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.69%) CentOS
17 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (26.24%) ITIL
2 104 (17.84%) Problem Management
3 62 (10.63%) Incident Management
4 58 (9.95%) Service Management
5 49 (8.40%) Service Delivery
6 47 (8.06%) Change Management
7 46 (7.89%) Project Management
8 38 (6.52%) Migration
8 38 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 36 (6.17%) Business Analysis
9 36 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 34 (5.83%) TDD
11 34 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (4.63%) Configuration Management
12 27 (4.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (4.29%) Risk Management
14 24 (4.12%) ITSM
14 24 (4.12%) Test Strategy
15 22 (3.77%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 124 (21.27%) SQL
2 50 (8.58%) Java
3 31 (5.32%) C#
4 29 (4.97%) JavaScript
5 25 (4.29%) C
6 23 (3.95%) PL/SQL
7 22 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 14 (2.40%) Perl
9 12 (2.06%) VBScript
10 11 (1.89%) VB
10 11 (1.89%) PowerShell
11 10 (1.72%) Scala
12 9 (1.54%) Python
12 9 (1.54%) C++
13 8 (1.37%) ABAP
14 6 (1.03%) Ruby
14 6 (1.03%) Korn
14 6 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.86%) VBA
16 4 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 69 (11.84%) Security Cleared
2 38 (6.52%) Degree
2 38 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (4.46%) CCNP
5 24 (4.12%) DV Cleared
6 22 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
7 17 (2.92%) CCNA
8 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.54%) ISEB
10 8 (1.37%) MCSE
10 8 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.86%) CCVP
11 5 (0.86%) CCA
12 4 (0.69%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.51%) VCP5
13 3 (0.51%) HNC
13 3 (0.51%) HND
13 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.61%) SLA
2 43 (7.38%) QA
3 7 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.20%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.03%) Basel III
5 4 (0.69%) BS15000
6 3 (0.51%) ISO 9000
6 3 (0.51%) HL7
7 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 56 (9.61%) Active Directory
2 45 (7.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.43%) XenApp
3 20 (3.43%) vSphere
4 12 (2.06%) VMware ESX
5 10 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.37%) Hyper-V
7 7 (1.20%) NFS
8 6 (1.03%) RHEV
9 5 (0.86%) OCFS2
9 5 (0.86%) KVM
10 4 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.51%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.51%) XenServer
12 2 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (0.34%) SRDF
12 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (3.43%) Tivoli
2 17 (2.92%) SCCM
3 10 (1.72%) SCOM
4 8 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.20%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 7 (1.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (1.03%) MOM
6 6 (1.03%) OVSD
6 6 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (1.03%) Ionix
6 6 (1.03%) SAP Afaria
7 5 (0.86%) HP SIM
7 5 (0.86%) BladeLogic
7 5 (0.86%) Control-M
7 5 (0.86%) Nagios
7 5 (0.86%) CA SiteMinder
8 3 (0.51%) ARCserve
8 3 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 3 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 109 (18.70%) Oracle
2 85 (14.58%) Microsoft
3 66 (11.32%) VMware
4 56 (9.61%) Cisco
5 51 (8.75%) HP
6 41 (7.03%) Red Hat
7 36 (6.17%) SAP
8 35 (6.00%) IBM
9 31 (5.32%) Citrix
10 25 (4.29%) NetApp
10 25 (4.29%) EMC
11 20 (3.43%) CA
12 16 (2.74%) Dell
13 13 (2.23%) Juniper
14 12 (2.06%) JBoss
14 12 (2.06%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.89%) F5
16 10 (1.72%) Symantec
16 10 (1.72%) Sun
16 10 (1.72%) BMC
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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London
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Rate: £550.00 - £750.00 per day
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Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
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