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 29 July 2016 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 44 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -13
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 83 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.70% 1.38% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 1.73% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 4 1
Median daily rate £268 £263 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £32.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+68.42% -36.66%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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
1215 753 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.51% 79.85% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 478 252
Median daily rate £325 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £553 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 32 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £10.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +14 79 £266 +1.42%
Durham +12 4 £300 -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 108 (84.38%) ITIL
2 101 (78.91%) Unix
3 91 (71.09%) Windows
4 84 (65.63%) Change Management
5 79 (61.72%) HP
6 77 (60.16%) SLA
6 77 (60.16%) Service Delivery
6 77 (60.16%) Problem Management
7 75 (58.59%) Solaris
8 70 (54.69%) Incident Management
9 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
10 67 (52.34%) AIX
11 64 (50.00%) Release Management
11 64 (50.00%) Security Cleared
12 61 (47.66%) Microsoft
13 52 (40.63%) Oracle
14 50 (39.06%) Linux
14 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
15 49 (38.28%) BPSS Clearance
16 46 (35.94%) ServiceNow
17 44 (34.38%) QMS
18 39 (30.47%) ISO 9001
18 39 (30.47%) CA
19 35 (27.34%) Degree
20 34 (26.56%) Quality Management
21 33 (25.78%) SAN
22 32 (25.00%) Perl
22 32 (25.00%) Tivoli
22 32 (25.00%) AAT
23 31 (24.22%) Disclosure Scotland

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 26 (20.31%) WebLogic
2 15 (11.72%) Tuxedo
3 11 (8.59%) MQSeries
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (7.81%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (6.25%) AquaLogic
6 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (6.25%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (25.78%) SAN
2 18 (14.06%) TCP/IP
3 8 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (0.78%) 3G
4 1 (0.78%) DHCP
4 1 (0.78%) DNS
4 1 (0.78%) Network Security
4 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.50%) DB2
3 6 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.91%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (0.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (13.28%) Support Specialist
2 15 (11.72%) Administrator
3 12 (9.38%) Backup Engineer
3 12 (9.38%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.03%) Middleware Engineer
4 9 (7.03%) Solaris Administrator
4 9 (7.03%) Storage Engineer
5 7 (5.47%) Subject Matter Expert
5 7 (5.47%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (5.47%) Unix Engineer
6 6 (4.69%) Coordinator
6 6 (4.69%) DBA
6 6 (4.69%) Incident Coordinator
6 6 (4.69%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 6 (4.69%) SQL DBA
6 6 (4.69%) Unix Support
7 5 (3.91%) AIX Engineer
7 5 (3.91%) AIX Support
7 5 (3.91%) Architect
7 5 (3.91%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.09%) Middleware
2 11 (8.59%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (7.81%) J2EE
4 1 (0.78%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 30 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 22 (17.19%) Management Information System
3 12 (9.38%) Replication
4 10 (7.81%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.47%) AS400
5 7 (5.47%) Tandem
6 6 (4.69%) Clustering
6 6 (4.69%) User Experience
7 4 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 101 (78.91%) Unix
2 91 (71.09%) Windows
3 75 (58.59%) Solaris
4 68 (53.13%) Windows Server
5 67 (52.34%) AIX
6 50 (39.06%) Linux
7 18 (14.06%) HPUX
8 11 (8.59%) OS/390
9 8 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (3.13%) CentOS
10 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.56%) zOS
12 1 (0.78%) VME
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (84.38%) ITIL
2 84 (65.63%) Change Management
3 77 (60.16%) Problem Management
3 77 (60.16%) Service Delivery
4 70 (54.69%) Incident Management
5 64 (50.00%) Release Management
6 44 (34.38%) QMS
7 34 (26.56%) Quality Management
8 29 (22.66%) Configuration Management
9 23 (17.97%) Mentoring
10 18 (14.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (14.06%) SOA
11 16 (12.50%) Server Building
12 13 (10.16%) ITSM
13 12 (9.38%) Operations Management
13 12 (9.38%) Security Management
14 11 (8.59%) Performance Management
15 10 (7.81%) Performance Tuning
16 9 (7.03%) High Availability
17 7 (5.47%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.00%) Perl
2 24 (18.75%) SQL
3 18 (14.06%) Shell Script
3 18 (14.06%) VB
4 15 (11.72%) Java
5 13 (10.16%) C++
6 10 (7.81%) C
7 6 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.91%) PHP
9 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
9 4 (3.13%) Python
9 4 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) COBOL
10 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 64 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
3 49 (38.28%) BPSS Clearance
4 35 (27.34%) Degree
5 32 (25.00%) AAT
6 12 (9.38%) MCDBA
6 12 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.47%) CCNA
7 7 (5.47%) CCNP
7 7 (5.47%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.47%) MCP
7 7 (5.47%) MCSE
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (60.16%) SLA
2 39 (30.47%) ISO 9001
3 31 (24.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (14.06%) Firmware
2 9 (7.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 18 (14.06%) NetBackup
2 18 (14.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 16 (12.50%) MOM
4 15 (11.72%) HP SiteScope
5 14 (10.94%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (5.47%) OpenView
6 7 (5.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (4.69%) Perfmon
8 4 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (3.13%) Legato
8 4 (3.13%) Puppet
8 4 (3.13%) Simpana
9 3 (2.34%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.78%) OVSD
10 1 (0.78%) SCCM
10 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 79 (61.72%) HP
2 61 (47.66%) Microsoft
3 52 (40.63%) Oracle
4 46 (35.94%) ServiceNow
5 39 (30.47%) CA
6 18 (14.06%) Symantec
7 17 (13.28%) IBM
8 16 (12.50%) BMC
9 13 (10.16%) VMware
10 9 (7.03%) Sun
11 8 (6.25%) Axway
11 8 (6.25%) Fujitsu
12 7 (5.47%) SAP
13 5 (3.91%) Meridio
14 4 (3.13%) CommVault
14 4 (3.13%) Red Hat
15 3 (2.34%) arcserve
15 3 (2.34%) Citrix
15 3 (2.34%) Micro Focus
16 2 (1.56%) Avaya