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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 315 291 302
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 279 279 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.60% 0.62% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.82% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 144 112
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 £277 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £370 £386
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -4.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 10
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.00 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.05 £23.60 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
- -25.58%
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
35314 33935 29852
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.35% 75.53% 73.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22438 20877 18206
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1028 1078
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -16 109 £388 -18.42% 43
South East -18 62 £400 - 25
East Midlands +23 29 £350 - 6
East of England +27 21 £413 +101.21% 8
West Midlands -3 18 £420 - 11
South West -3 16 £325 -18.75% 12
North West -6 15 £525 +42.37% 5
North East -3 7 £373 +34.23% 7
Yorkshire -17 2 - - 11
Midlands - - - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 141 (24.61%) Windows
2 137 (23.91%) ITIL
3 126 (21.99%) Finance
4 118 (20.59%) SQL
5 92 (16.06%) Linux
5 92 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (15.18%) Microsoft
8 86 (15.01%) Oracle
9 80 (13.96%) Incident Management
10 75 (13.09%) Problem Management
11 73 (12.74%) VMware
12 71 (12.39%) Security Cleared
13 70 (12.22%) Cisco
14 67 (11.69%) UNIX
14 67 (11.69%) HP
15 63 (10.99%) Active Directory
15 63 (10.99%) Java
15 63 (10.99%) Firewall
16 62 (10.82%) QA
17 60 (10.47%) SLA
18 55 (9.60%) Change Management
19 49 (8.55%) Project Management
19 49 (8.55%) Degree
19 49 (8.55%) SC Cleared
20 48 (8.38%) MS Excel
21 47 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
22 46 (8.03%) SAN
22 46 (8.03%) Service Delivery
22 46 (8.03%) Service Management

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 29 (5.06%) IIS
3 24 (4.19%) WebSphere
4 23 (4.01%) WebLogic
5 17 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.79%) Apache
7 14 (2.44%) SharePoint
7 14 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (1.57%) JBoss
10 7 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.22%) IBM HTTP Server
10 7 (1.22%) Lync
10 7 (1.22%) OpenStack
11 6 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (0.87%) AquaLogic
12 5 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 48 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.89%) MS Office
3 5 (0.87%) MS Project
3 5 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.14%) SAP FI
2 17 (2.97%) SAP ERP
3 16 (2.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (2.79%) SAP PSCD
4 14 (2.44%) SAP FI-CA
5 10 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (1.05%) Cerner Millennium
7 5 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
8 4 (0.70%) ION MarketView
8 4 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.70%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.70%) Agresso
9 3 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.35%) assyst
10 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.35%) SAP R/3
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (1.75%) SaaS
3 7 (1.22%) PaaS
3 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.05%) Heroku
4 6 (1.05%) Engine Yard
4 6 (1.05%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.87%) Office 365
5 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (10.99%) Firewall
2 46 (8.03%) SAN
3 43 (7.50%) DNS
4 38 (6.63%) TCP/IP
5 33 (5.76%) WAN
6 25 (4.36%) VoIP
6 25 (4.36%) LAN
7 22 (3.84%) VPN
8 20 (3.49%) LDAP
8 20 (3.49%) HTTP
9 18 (3.14%) NAS
10 16 (2.79%) VLAN
10 16 (2.79%) Network Security
10 16 (2.79%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (2.79%) SSL
11 15 (2.62%) Internet
11 15 (2.62%) DHCP
12 14 (2.44%) Wireless
12 14 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (2.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.63%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.11%) Oracle Database
3 31 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.32%) RDBMS
5 16 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (2.79%) MySQL
6 12 (2.09%) DB2
7 11 (1.92%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (1.05%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.87%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 30 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (4.36%) Jenkins
3 23 (4.01%) Subversion
4 21 (3.66%) JIRA
5 20 (3.49%) Visual Studio
6 16 (2.79%) TeamCity
7 10 (1.75%) Git (software)
7 10 (1.75%) Ant
7 10 (1.75%) LoadRunner
8 9 (1.57%) NeoLoad
9 8 (1.40%) Selenium
10 6 (1.05%) JMeter
10 6 (1.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.87%) eggPlant
11 5 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
11 5 (0.87%) Maven
11 5 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (0.87%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (0.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 126 (21.99%) Finance
2 45 (7.85%) Banking
3 44 (7.68%) Telecoms
4 21 (3.66%) Front Office
5 16 (2.79%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.62%) Retail
7 14 (2.44%) Marketing
8 13 (2.27%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.40%) Legal
11 7 (1.22%) Games
11 7 (1.22%) Investment Banking
12 6 (1.05%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.87%) Advertising
14 4 (0.70%) Billing
14 4 (0.70%) Back Office
15 3 (0.52%) Automotive
15 3 (0.52%) Law
15 3 (0.52%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 125 (21.82%) Analyst
2 59 (10.30%) Developer
3 52 (9.08%) Consultant
4 27 (4.71%) Network Engineer
4 27 (4.71%) Business Analyst
4 27 (4.71%) Administrator
5 23 (4.01%) SAP Consultant
6 22 (3.84%) Support Analyst
7 19 (3.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (3.14%) Data Analyst
8 18 (3.14%) Applications Support
8 18 (3.14%) Architect
9 17 (2.97%) Incident Manager
10 16 (2.79%) Project Manager
10 16 (2.79%) Problem Manager
11 15 (2.62%) Support Engineer
12 13 (2.27%) DBA
12 13 (2.27%) Environment Manager
12 13 (2.27%) Scala Developer
13 12 (2.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (7.85%) Web Services
2 28 (4.89%) HTML
3 27 (4.71%) Middleware
4 23 (4.01%) .NET
4 23 (4.01%) XML
5 18 (3.14%) SOAP
6 17 (2.97%) HTML5
7 16 (2.79%) RESTful
8 14 (2.44%) J2EE
9 12 (2.09%) CSS
10 11 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (1.57%) jQuery
12 8 (1.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 8 (1.40%) JDBC
12 8 (1.40%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.40%) JMS
13 7 (1.22%) JNDI
13 7 (1.22%) REST
14 6 (1.05%) MCollective
14 6 (1.05%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 92 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (7.50%) Clustering
3 21 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.32%) Replication
5 12 (2.09%) NHS
5 12 (2.09%) Statistics
6 11 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.57%) HACMP
8 8 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.40%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.40%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.40%) Open Source
9 7 (1.22%) PKI
9 7 (1.22%) CMDB
9 7 (1.22%) Credit Risk
10 6 (1.05%) Device Driver
10 6 (1.05%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 141 (24.61%) Windows
2 92 (16.06%) Linux
3 67 (11.69%) UNIX
4 42 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (6.46%) Solaris
5 37 (6.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (5.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (4.71%) AIX
8 26 (4.54%) HPUX
8 26 (4.54%) Windows 7
9 14 (2.44%) Windows NT
10 13 (2.27%) CentOS
11 8 (1.40%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.22%) Windows XP
13 6 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 6 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.05%) NetWare
13 6 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
14 5 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (23.91%) ITIL
2 90 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (13.96%) Incident Management
4 75 (13.09%) Problem Management
5 55 (9.60%) Change Management
6 49 (8.55%) Project Management
7 46 (8.03%) Service Management
7 46 (8.03%) Service Delivery
8 45 (7.85%) Performance Tuning
9 44 (7.68%) Migration
10 39 (6.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 38 (6.63%) TDD
12 34 (5.93%) SOA
12 34 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (5.24%) Capacity Planning
13 30 (5.24%) Data Modelling
14 29 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (4.71%) Workflow
15 27 (4.71%) Data Analysis
15 27 (4.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 118 (20.59%) SQL
2 63 (10.99%) Java
3 35 (6.11%) Shell Script
4 31 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 28 (4.89%) JavaScript
6 25 (4.36%) Perl
6 25 (4.36%) PL/SQL
7 21 (3.66%) C
7 21 (3.66%) C#
8 18 (3.14%) Bash Shell
9 14 (2.44%) VBScript
10 13 (2.27%) Python
10 13 (2.27%) Korn
11 11 (1.92%) Ruby
12 10 (1.75%) VBA
12 10 (1.75%) C++
13 8 (1.40%) Scala
14 7 (1.22%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 7 (1.22%) T-SQL
15 4 (0.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (12.39%) Security Cleared
2 49 (8.55%) Degree
2 49 (8.55%) SC Cleared
3 47 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (4.54%) CCNP
4 26 (4.54%) CCNA
5 19 (3.32%) ISEB
6 16 (2.79%) VCP4
7 14 (2.44%) CCIE
7 14 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.92%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.75%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.40%) CCA
11 7 (1.22%) CCSE
12 6 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (1.05%) MCSE
13 5 (0.87%) MCSA
13 5 (0.87%) CISSP
14 4 (0.70%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (10.82%) QA
2 60 (10.47%) SLA
3 7 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.35%) Basel III
5 2 (0.35%) COBIT
5 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.35%) GAMP
5 2 (0.35%) GMP
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) COSO
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 63 (10.99%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.09%) vSphere
3 12 (2.09%) Firmware
3 12 (2.09%) VMware ESX
3 12 (2.09%) Docker
4 11 (1.92%) ProxySG
5 10 (1.75%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.40%) NFS
6 8 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.22%) XenApp
8 6 (1.05%) GPFS
9 4 (0.70%) UAG
9 4 (0.70%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.52%) OCFS2
10 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.35%) Varnish
11 2 (0.35%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (2.62%) SCCM
1 15 (2.62%) SCOM
2 13 (2.27%) Tivoli
3 12 (2.09%) Vagrant
4 10 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.57%) Puppet
5 9 (1.57%) OpenView
6 7 (1.22%) Control-M
6 7 (1.22%) HP NNM
6 7 (1.22%) FortiGate
7 6 (1.05%) Nagios
7 6 (1.05%) collectd
7 6 (1.05%) Cobbler
8 5 (0.87%) BladeLogic
8 5 (0.87%) NetBackup
8 5 (0.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 4 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (0.70%) nmon
9 4 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 87 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 86 (15.01%) Oracle
3 73 (12.74%) VMware
4 70 (12.22%) Cisco
5 67 (11.69%) HP
6 40 (6.98%) IBM
7 39 (6.81%) F5
8 35 (6.11%) SAP
9 34 (5.93%) Red Hat
10 27 (4.71%) Citrix
11 24 (4.19%) Remedy
12 23 (4.01%) EMC
13 22 (3.84%) Sun
14 20 (3.49%) NetApp
15 19 (3.32%) CheckPoint
16 17 (2.97%) BMC
17 15 (2.62%) Juniper
18 13 (2.27%) Veritas
18 13 (2.27%) Blue Coat
19 12 (2.09%) Business Objects
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Vadis People
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Network ITR
Rate: 250 to 300 per day GBP
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Thames Water
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £347.48 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Heat Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £120 to £160 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Axiom Software Solutions
Rate: £0 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago