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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 110 120 105
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 22 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.86% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 5
Average daily rate £371 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.18% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £197 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-30.09% +63.49%
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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
2040 2152 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.06% 79.21% 74.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1093 1223 865
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 32
Average hourly rate £33.71 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.19% -21.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £47.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram 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

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Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow +14 6 £371 +237.50% 1
West Lothian +7 6 £388 -
Inverclyde - 4 £350 -
Edinburgh -17 3 £375 -6.25%
North Lanarkshire +3 2 £285 -
Renfrewshire -4 2 £397 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (30.95%) Windows
1 13 (30.95%) SDLC
2 11 (26.19%) SCOM
3 10 (23.81%) Use Case
3 10 (23.81%) DHCP
3 10 (23.81%) DNS
3 10 (23.81%) ITIL
3 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 9 (21.43%) Change Control
4 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.05%) SQL
6 7 (16.67%) Oracle
6 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (16.67%) Citrix
6 7 (16.67%) Symantec
6 7 (16.67%) Finance
6 7 (16.67%) Clustering
6 7 (16.67%) VMware
6 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 7 (16.67%) SCCM
6 7 (16.67%) XenApp
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
7 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
2 1 (2.38%) Smallworld
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) DHCP
1 10 (23.81%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) DataStage
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Billing
2 2 (4.76%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (47.62%) Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
2 9 (21.43%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Developer
5 4 (9.52%) IT Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Tester
5 4 (9.52%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior IT Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior VMware Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Clustering
3 6 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Windows
2 8 (19.05%) Windows 10
2 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) SDLC
2 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Use Case
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 9 (21.43%) Change Control
4 5 (11.90%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.90%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) Service Management
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
6 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.14%) Identity Management
6 3 (7.14%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (9.52%) Java
3 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.67%) XenApp
2 5 (11.90%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESX
2 5 (11.90%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) SCOM
2 7 (16.67%) SCCM
3 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
3 5 (11.90%) Nagios
3 5 (11.90%) NetBackup
4 3 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Citrix
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (16.67%) Symantec
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Google
4 1 (2.38%) Mapinfo