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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 42 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 68 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.55% 0.77% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 0.93% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 3 1
Median daily rate £275 £263 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £398
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -25.20%
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
1002 862 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 81.80% 82.57% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 543 289
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 30 30
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.33 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +29 62 £269 +2.38%
Durham +12 6 £300 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 114 (83.82%) ITIL
2 107 (78.68%) Unix
3 97 (71.32%) Windows
4 90 (66.18%) Change Management
5 84 (61.76%) HP
6 83 (61.03%) Service Delivery
6 83 (61.03%) Problem Management
7 82 (60.29%) SLA
8 81 (59.56%) Solaris
9 75 (55.15%) Incident Management
10 74 (54.41%) Windows Server
11 73 (53.68%) AIX
12 70 (51.47%) Release Management
13 67 (49.26%) Security Cleared
13 67 (49.26%) Microsoft
14 55 (40.44%) Oracle
15 52 (38.24%) SC Cleared
16 51 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
16 51 (37.50%) ServiceNow
17 50 (36.76%) QMS
17 50 (36.76%) Linux
18 44 (32.35%) ISO 9001
19 41 (30.15%) CA
20 39 (28.68%) Quality Management
21 35 (25.74%) Degree
22 33 (24.26%) Disclosure Scotland
22 33 (24.26%) SAN
22 33 (24.26%) Perl
23 32 (23.53%) Tivoli
23 32 (23.53%) AAT

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 29 (21.32%) WebLogic
2 16 (11.76%) Tuxedo
3 12 (8.82%) MQSeries
3 12 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (8.82%) WebSphere
3 12 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (8.09%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (6.62%) AquaLogic
6 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.94%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (9.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (6.62%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (24.26%) SAN
2 18 (13.24%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.62%) SSL
4 1 (0.74%) 3G
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) Network Security
4 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.76%) DB2
3 6 (4.41%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (0.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (13.97%) Support Specialist
2 15 (11.03%) Administrator
2 15 (11.03%) Support Engineer
3 12 (8.82%) Backup Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Middleware Engineer
5 9 (6.62%) Solaris Administrator
5 9 (6.62%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (6.62%) Unix Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Storage and Backup Engineer
6 8 (5.88%) Unix Support
7 7 (5.15%) Subject Matter Expert
7 7 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.41%) AIX Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) AIX Support
8 6 (4.41%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.41%) DBA
8 6 (4.41%) Solaris Engineer
8 6 (4.41%) Solaris Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.41%) SQL DBA
8 6 (4.41%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (22.06%) Middleware
2 12 (8.82%) IBM Integration Bus
3 11 (8.09%) J2EE
4 1 (0.74%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.06%) Computer Science
2 22 (16.18%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.82%) Replication
4 10 (7.35%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.15%) AS400
5 7 (5.15%) Tandem
6 6 (4.41%) Clustering
6 6 (4.41%) User Experience
7 4 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.47%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.74%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 107 (78.68%) Unix
2 97 (71.32%) Windows
3 81 (59.56%) Solaris
4 74 (54.41%) Windows Server
5 73 (53.68%) AIX
6 50 (36.76%) Linux
7 18 (13.24%) HPUX
8 12 (8.82%) OS/390
9 8 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.94%) CentOS
10 4 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.47%) zOS
12 1 (0.74%) VME
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (83.82%) ITIL
2 90 (66.18%) Change Management
3 83 (61.03%) Problem Management
3 83 (61.03%) Service Delivery
4 75 (55.15%) Incident Management
5 70 (51.47%) Release Management
6 50 (36.76%) QMS
7 39 (28.68%) Quality Management
8 30 (22.06%) Configuration Management
9 23 (16.91%) Mentoring
10 20 (14.71%) SOA
11 18 (13.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 16 (11.76%) Server Building
13 13 (9.56%) ITSM
13 13 (9.56%) Security Management
14 12 (8.82%) Operations Management
15 11 (8.09%) Performance Management
16 10 (7.35%) Performance Tuning
17 9 (6.62%) High Availability
18 7 (5.15%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (24.26%) Perl
2 24 (17.65%) SQL
3 18 (13.24%) Shell Script
3 18 (13.24%) VB
4 16 (11.76%) Java
5 14 (10.29%) C++
6 11 (8.09%) C
7 6 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 5 (3.68%) PHP
9 4 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.94%) Python
9 4 (2.94%) Ruby
10 1 (0.74%) COBOL
10 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 67 (49.26%) Security Cleared
2 52 (38.24%) SC Cleared
3 51 (37.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 35 (25.74%) Degree
5 32 (23.53%) AAT
6 12 (8.82%) MCDBA
6 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (5.15%) CCNA
7 7 (5.15%) CCNP
7 7 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.15%) MCP
7 7 (5.15%) MCSE
8 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (60.29%) SLA
2 44 (32.35%) ISO 9001
3 33 (24.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (13.24%) Firmware
2 9 (6.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.74%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 32 (23.53%) Tivoli
2 18 (13.24%) NetBackup
2 18 (13.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 16 (11.76%) MOM
4 15 (11.03%) HP SiteScope
5 14 (10.29%) HP Data Protector
6 7 (5.15%) OpenView
6 7 (5.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 6 (4.41%) Perfmon
8 4 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
8 4 (2.94%) Legato
8 4 (2.94%) Puppet
8 4 (2.94%) Simpana
9 3 (2.21%) PureDisk
10 1 (0.74%) OVSD
10 1 (0.74%) SCCM
10 1 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 84 (61.76%) HP
2 67 (49.26%) Microsoft
3 55 (40.44%) Oracle
4 51 (37.50%) ServiceNow
5 41 (30.15%) CA
6 18 (13.24%) IBM
6 18 (13.24%) Symantec
7 16 (11.76%) BMC
8 13 (9.56%) VMware
9 10 (7.35%) Sun
10 9 (6.62%) Axway
10 9 (6.62%) Fujitsu
11 7 (5.15%) SAP
12 5 (3.68%) Meridio
13 4 (2.94%) CommVault
13 4 (2.94%) Red Hat
14 3 (2.21%) arcserve
14 3 (2.21%) Citrix
14 3 (2.21%) Micro Focus
15 2 (1.47%) Avaya