The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
England / North East
Rank 87 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.53% 0.45% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.55% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £408 £295 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.13% -21.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £295 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £359 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.38 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-10.81% -28.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
819 733 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 86.48% 82.64% 72.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 470 300
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £30.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North East region.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North East region.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the North East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -18 5 £408 +38.13% 2
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 26 (72.22%) ITIL
2 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
2 25 (69.44%) Release Management
3 24 (66.67%) Change Management
3 24 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 23 (63.89%) Windows
5 22 (61.11%) Solaris
5 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
6 20 (55.56%) AIX
6 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
7 19 (52.78%) Unix
8 16 (44.44%) Oracle
8 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
9 15 (41.67%) QMS
10 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
11 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
11 12 (33.33%) HP
12 11 (30.56%) Middleware
13 10 (27.78%) SLA
13 10 (27.78%) ISO 9001
13 10 (27.78%) ServiceNow
13 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
14 9 (25.00%) Quality Management
14 9 (25.00%) IBM
15 8 (22.22%) OS/390
15 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
15 8 (22.22%) Tuxedo
15 8 (22.22%) MQSeries
15 8 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 8 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 8 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (22.22%) Tuxedo
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (13.89%) AquaLogic
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) BGP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IPsec
2 1 (2.78%) MPLS
2 1 (2.78%) OSPF
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SAP HANA
2 3 (8.33%) BODI
2 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Operations Engineer
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Backup Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Unix Support
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Unix Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.56%) AIX Support
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Re-Platforming Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Business Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Middleware
2 8 (22.22%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (63.89%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) Solaris
2 22 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 20 (55.56%) AIX
4 19 (52.78%) Unix
5 8 (22.22%) OS/390
6 5 (13.89%) Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (8.33%) HPUX
8 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) ITIL
2 25 (69.44%) Release Management
2 25 (69.44%) Service Delivery
3 24 (66.67%) Change Management
3 24 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 15 (41.67%) QMS
5 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
6 9 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 8 (22.22%) Configuration Management
8 7 (19.44%) Data Protection
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
9 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
9 6 (16.67%) Security Management
10 5 (13.89%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) User Stories
11 4 (11.11%) Migration
11 4 (11.11%) SOA
11 4 (11.11%) Time Management
12 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) C
2 5 (13.89%) Perl
3 4 (11.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (19.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) ISO 9001
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
2 6 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Firmware
2 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.78%) Legato
3 1 (2.78%) PureDisk
3 1 (2.78%) Simpana
3 1 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) Oracle
3 12 (33.33%) HP
4 10 (27.78%) ServiceNow
5 9 (25.00%) IBM
6 7 (19.44%) EMC
6 7 (19.44%) SAP
7 6 (16.67%) Sun
8 5 (13.89%) Axway
8 5 (13.89%) CA
8 5 (13.89%) Cisco
9 4 (11.11%) F5
9 4 (11.11%) Fujitsu
10 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (8.33%) TIBCO
10 3 (8.33%) VMware
11 2 (5.56%) Symantec
12 1 (2.78%) arcserve
12 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.78%) CommVault