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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 307 301 290
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 282 256 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.61% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.77% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 142 125
Average daily rate
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£400 £434 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.78% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £276 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £673 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 7
Average hourly rate £36.50 £15.38 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.39% -30.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £15.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £36.30 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £15.38 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+137.39% -30.11%
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
34869 33282 29935
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.42% 74.78% 72.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 22744 20629 18112
Average daily rate £425 £404 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 935 1056 1254
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -29 112 £425 -11.45% 38
South East -16 66 £415 +3.75% 31
West Midlands +2 24 £394 -6.25% 3
East of England +15 23 £421 +124.66% 10
East Midlands +27 20 £350 +366.66% 2
North West +1 17 £271 -22.57% 6
South West -14 11 £130 -62.85% 17
North East -11 6 £375 +22.14% 2
Yorkshire -12 4 - - 4
Midlands - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 150 (24.88%) Windows
2 138 (22.89%) ITIL
3 130 (21.56%) SQL
4 123 (20.40%) Finance
5 101 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
6 98 (16.25%) Microsoft
7 96 (15.92%) Oracle
8 95 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
9 91 (15.09%) Linux
10 85 (14.10%) UNIX
11 77 (12.77%) VMware
11 77 (12.77%) Incident Management
11 77 (12.77%) Security Cleared
12 76 (12.60%) Problem Management
13 68 (11.28%) Cisco
14 65 (10.78%) Active Directory
15 64 (10.61%) QA
16 60 (9.95%) Java
17 57 (9.45%) HP
18 56 (9.29%) SLA
18 56 (9.29%) Firewall
19 55 (9.12%) MS Excel
20 53 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
21 52 (8.62%) SC Cleared
21 52 (8.62%) Banking
22 51 (8.46%) TDD
23 49 (8.13%) SAN
23 49 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
23 49 (8.13%) Degree
24 48 (7.96%) DNS

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (5.80%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.64%) IIS
3 28 (4.64%) WebSphere
4 16 (2.65%) Apache
4 16 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 14 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (1.99%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (1.49%) JBoss
9 7 (1.16%) SharePoint
10 6 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (1.00%) Cloud Foundry
10 6 (1.00%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
12 4 (0.66%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.66%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.66%) Confluence
Applications
1 55 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.81%) MS Office
3 10 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.33%) MS Project
5 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.65%) SAP ERP
2 15 (2.49%) SAP FI
3 13 (2.16%) SAP PSCD
4 12 (1.99%) Oracle EBS
5 11 (1.82%) SAP FI-CA
6 9 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
7 6 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.66%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.66%) Agresso
8 4 (0.66%) Cerner Millennium
8 4 (0.66%) ENOVIA
8 4 (0.66%) ION MarketView
9 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.49%) SaaS
3 8 (1.33%) Google Apps
4 7 (1.16%) PaaS
5 6 (1.00%) Heroku
5 6 (1.00%) Engine Yard
6 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.33%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.29%) Firewall
2 49 (8.13%) SAN
3 48 (7.96%) DNS
4 37 (6.14%) TCP/IP
5 31 (5.14%) WAN
6 27 (4.48%) LAN
7 22 (3.65%) VPN
8 20 (3.32%) VoIP
8 20 (3.32%) VLAN
9 19 (3.15%) DHCP
9 19 (3.15%) SSL
10 16 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (2.49%) Internet
11 15 (2.49%) HTTP
12 14 (2.32%) Wireless
12 14 (2.32%) LDAP
12 14 (2.32%) NAS
13 13 (2.16%) Network Security
14 12 (1.99%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 11 (1.82%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.13%) Oracle Database
2 42 (6.97%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.15%) Relational Database
4 17 (2.82%) RDBMS
5 14 (2.32%) MySQL
6 13 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
7 11 (1.82%) DB2
8 9 (1.49%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.33%) OLAP
9 8 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (1.00%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 26 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (4.15%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.98%) Jenkins
4 23 (3.81%) Subversion
5 21 (3.48%) JIRA
6 16 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 12 (1.99%) Selenium
8 10 (1.66%) LoadRunner
8 10 (1.66%) Git (software)
9 9 (1.49%) WebDriver
9 9 (1.49%) NeoLoad
9 9 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (1.49%) JMeter
10 6 (1.00%) Ant
10 6 (1.00%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.83%) Rational Rhapsody
11 5 (0.83%) eggPlant
12 4 (0.66%) ClearCase
General
1 123 (20.40%) Finance
2 52 (8.62%) Banking
3 46 (7.63%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.64%) Front Office
5 16 (2.65%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.49%) Investment Banking
6 15 (2.49%) Retail
7 13 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 12 (1.99%) Marketing
9 8 (1.33%) Legal
9 8 (1.33%) Automotive
9 8 (1.33%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.83%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.83%) Advertising
10 5 (0.83%) Publishing
11 4 (0.66%) Billing
11 4 (0.66%) Games
11 4 (0.66%) Back Office
12 3 (0.50%) Law
13 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 142 (23.55%) Analyst
2 62 (10.28%) Developer
3 47 (7.79%) Consultant
4 37 (6.14%) Business Analyst
5 28 (4.64%) Administrator
6 25 (4.15%) Network Engineer
7 24 (3.98%) Support Analyst
8 21 (3.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (3.32%) Support Engineer
9 20 (3.32%) Scala Developer
10 19 (3.15%) Applications Support
10 19 (3.15%) Incident Manager
10 19 (3.15%) SAP Consultant
11 18 (2.99%) Project Manager
12 17 (2.82%) Data Analyst
13 15 (2.49%) Test Manager
14 13 (2.16%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 13 (2.16%) DBA
14 13 (2.16%) Problem Manager
15 12 (1.99%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.96%) Web Services
2 33 (5.47%) .NET
3 32 (5.31%) HTML
4 28 (4.64%) Middleware
5 24 (3.98%) XML
6 22 (3.65%) RESTful
6 22 (3.65%) HTML5
7 14 (2.32%) SOAP
7 14 (2.32%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (1.49%) J2EE
8 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.33%) CSS
9 8 (1.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 8 (1.33%) jQuery
10 6 (1.00%) SAP XI
10 6 (1.00%) MCollective
10 6 (1.00%) REST
11 5 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (0.83%) WCF
11 5 (0.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 95 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (6.47%) Clustering
3 33 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.65%) Replication
4 16 (2.65%) Statistics
5 13 (2.16%) NHS
6 12 (1.99%) Equities
6 12 (1.99%) Blackberry
7 11 (1.82%) Credit Risk
8 9 (1.49%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.16%) Derivative
9 7 (1.16%) CMDB
9 7 (1.16%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.16%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
10 6 (1.00%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.00%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.83%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 150 (24.88%) Windows
2 91 (15.09%) Linux
3 85 (14.10%) UNIX
4 45 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (6.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (6.14%) Solaris
7 27 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 26 (4.31%) Windows 7
9 23 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (3.65%) AIX
11 17 (2.82%) HPUX
12 14 (2.32%) Windows NT
12 14 (2.32%) CentOS
13 10 (1.66%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.16%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.00%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.83%) Android
17 4 (0.66%) SUSE
17 4 (0.66%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (22.89%) ITIL
2 101 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (12.77%) Incident Management
4 76 (12.60%) Problem Management
5 51 (8.46%) TDD
6 49 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 48 (7.96%) Service Management
7 48 (7.96%) Change Management
8 46 (7.63%) Project Management
9 43 (7.13%) Service Delivery
10 39 (6.47%) SOA
11 38 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (6.14%) Test Strategy
13 34 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 33 (5.47%) Risk Management
14 33 (5.47%) Data Modelling
15 31 (5.14%) Configuration Management
16 30 (4.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (4.64%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 130 (21.56%) SQL
2 60 (9.95%) Java
3 32 (5.31%) JavaScript
3 32 (5.31%) PowerShell
4 29 (4.81%) C#
5 26 (4.31%) Shell Script
6 19 (3.15%) PL/SQL
7 17 (2.82%) Perl
8 16 (2.65%) C
8 16 (2.65%) Scala
9 13 (2.16%) Bash Shell
10 12 (1.99%) Python
10 12 (1.99%) Ruby
11 11 (1.82%) VBA
11 11 (1.82%) VBScript
12 8 (1.33%) Korn
13 7 (1.16%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.83%) XPath
14 5 (0.83%) VB
14 5 (0.83%) C++
Qualifications
1 77 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 52 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 49 (8.13%) Degree
4 45 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (4.64%) CCNA
6 22 (3.65%) CCNP
7 18 (2.99%) ISEB
8 16 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (2.32%) DV Cleared
11 12 (1.99%) CCA
12 11 (1.82%) CCIE
13 9 (1.49%) ISTQB
13 9 (1.49%) MCSE
13 9 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.16%) CISSP
14 7 (1.16%) CCSE
15 6 (1.00%) GCIA
15 6 (1.00%) GCIH
15 6 (1.00%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.61%) QA
2 56 (9.29%) SLA
3 7 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.83%) Basel III
5 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.33%) GAMP
6 2 (0.33%) GMP
6 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.17%) COSO
System Software
1 65 (10.78%) Active Directory
2 53 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.65%) VMware ESX
3 16 (2.65%) vSphere
4 14 (2.32%) NFS
5 12 (1.99%) Docker
6 11 (1.82%) XenApp
6 11 (1.82%) Firmware
6 11 (1.82%) ProxySG
7 8 (1.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.66%) UAG
10 3 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.50%) XenServer
10 3 (0.50%) OCFS2
10 3 (0.50%) RHEV
10 3 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (2.99%) SCOM
2 13 (2.16%) SCCM
3 12 (1.99%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.16%) Puppet
5 7 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (1.16%) Tivoli
6 6 (1.00%) Nagios
6 6 (1.00%) collectd
6 6 (1.00%) Cobbler
6 6 (1.00%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.83%) HP NNM
7 5 (0.83%) Control-M
7 5 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.66%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.66%) CA SiteMinder
8 4 (0.66%) BladeLogic
8 4 (0.66%) nmon
8 4 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 98 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 96 (15.92%) Oracle
3 77 (12.77%) VMware
4 68 (11.28%) Cisco
5 57 (9.45%) HP
6 38 (6.30%) SAP
7 35 (5.80%) F5
8 33 (5.47%) IBM
9 32 (5.31%) Red Hat
10 27 (4.48%) Citrix
11 20 (3.32%) CheckPoint
12 18 (2.99%) Sun
13 17 (2.82%) Remedy
14 16 (2.65%) Juniper
15 15 (2.49%) NetApp
16 14 (2.32%) Dell
17 13 (2.16%) EMC
17 13 (2.16%) BMC
17 13 (2.16%) Business Objects
18 11 (1.82%) Blue Coat
Devon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 15 hours ago
Herefordshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £30 per hour + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DOE
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £280 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
East Riding
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £25.00 - £30.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £300 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Brighton
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + doe
Posted: 12 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa
Posted: 14 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £23 per hour + DOE
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £430.00 - £460.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago