The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 125 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 9 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.58% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
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£403 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+13.14% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £22.88 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.05% +1.66%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2330 2120 2237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.99% 71.94% 65.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1332 1072 1182
Average daily rate £375 £333 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £237 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 113 111
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.54 £26.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% -13.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £50.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Cheshire +7 6 £430 +0.58% 2
Merseyside -2 2 £375 - 1
Manchester -16 1 £275 -11.29% 4
Lancashire - - - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) CISSP
4 3 (25.00%) Juniper
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) TACACS
4 3 (25.00%) Websense
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) GCIA
4 3 (25.00%) GCIH
4 3 (25.00%) CEH
4 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) TACACS
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) ADSL
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (8.33%) SAN
5 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (8.33%) VLAN
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) UNIX
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) CentOS
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CISSP
1 3 (25.00%) GCIA
1 3 (25.00%) GCIH
1 3 (25.00%) CEH
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) ISA Server
2 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) ARCserve
1 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Websense
2 3 (25.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 2 (16.67%) CA
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel
4 1 (8.33%) Nokia
4 1 (8.33%) SonicWALL
4 1 (8.33%) VMware
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