The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
UK / Scotland
Rank 87 108 113
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 15 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.89% 0.89% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 1.08% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 5
Median daily rate £308 £359 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +180.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £282 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £391 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.88% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1420 2128 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.17% 82.23% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1138 1244
Median daily rate £378 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.94% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 22 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Glasgow +4 7 £285 -23.23%
Edinburgh +21 4 £375 +3.44% 1
Aberdeen - 3 - -
West Lothian -6 1 - -
Root Cause Analysis
UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) Citrix
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (33.33%) XenApp
3 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 9 (27.27%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
6 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
6 8 (24.24%) SCCM
6 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (21.21%) SCOM
7 7 (21.21%) VMware ESX
7 7 (21.21%) ITIL
7 7 (21.21%) SOA
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
8 6 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
9 5 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Banking
9 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (15.15%) DNS

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) AutoCAD
1 3 (9.09%) Siemens NX
2 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) DHCP
3 3 (9.09%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (6.06%) LAN
4 2 (6.06%) VLAN
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.03%) SSH
5 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) QlikView
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.06%) WinDbg
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Law
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Military
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Lead Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tester
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) MI Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Migration Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support
6 2 (6.06%) Server Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) DHTML
1 3 (9.09%) HTML
1 3 (9.09%) Itk
1 3 (9.09%) J2EE
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
1 3 (9.09%) XML
1 3 (9.09%) XSL
1 3 (9.09%) XSLT
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 3 (9.09%) Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 3 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 3 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.03%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) SOA
3 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Data Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
3 5 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
4 4 (12.12%) Process Improvement
4 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 3 (9.09%) CAD
5 3 (9.09%) Change Control
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Migration
5 3 (9.09%) PLM
5 3 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 3 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) Tcl
3 3 (9.09%) XPath
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
4 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) XenApp
2 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
3 7 (21.21%) VMware ESX
4 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (6.06%) ProxySG
8 1 (3.03%) NFS
8 1 (3.03%) Samba
8 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 7 (21.21%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (9.09%) OpenView
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Citrix
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.09%) CA
4 3 (9.09%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Symantec
4 3 (9.09%) webMethods
5 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Varonis
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle