The first table below looks at the demand for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North East region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank - 34 44
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 0 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 1.55% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.22% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 225 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 70.39% 69.88% 70.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 109 201
Average daily rate £363 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £750 £591
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.23% +51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear - - - - 2
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 13 (59.09%) ITIL
3 12 (54.55%) UNIX
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
4 10 (45.45%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) .NET
4 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
5 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
5 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
6 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
6 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 7 (31.82%) SAS
7 7 (31.82%) PL/1
7 7 (31.82%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) COBOL
7 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 7 (31.82%) C
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
7 7 (31.82%) Curam
7 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
7 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (27.27%) Data Guard

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 7 (31.82%) SAS
3 3 (13.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) RDBMS
1 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle Database
3 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
6 2 (9.09%) OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) StarTeam
2 3 (13.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) DBA
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle DBA
2 6 (27.27%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Oracle DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Senior DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) UNIX
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) HPUX
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 10 (45.45%) Problem Management
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (27.27%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Balanced Scorecard
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
4 7 (31.82%) C
4 7 (31.82%) VB.NET
4 7 (31.82%) C++
4 7 (31.82%) COBOL
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) PL/1
4 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
5 3 (13.64%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) ISO 9000
1 3 (13.64%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Data Guard
2 3 (13.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Curam
3 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 4 (18.18%) Borland
6 3 (13.64%) InterSystems
6 3 (13.64%) HP
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) Apple