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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 99 107 116
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 20 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.01% 0.87% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.09% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 8
Median daily rate £369 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £120 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £467 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £364 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.96% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £37.09 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-50.12% +9.10%
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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
1589 2287 2198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.33% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1202 1231
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 4 December 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

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 4 December 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
Edinburgh +20 8 £406 -12.44% 1
Stirling - 5 - -
Glasgow +5 4 £300 -
West Lothian 0 2 £425 +54.54%
Fife - 1 £275 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) XenApp
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 11 (33.33%) SCCM
5 11 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) VMware
8 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (24.24%) SCOM
8 8 (24.24%) ITIL
8 8 (24.24%) Windows 10
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
9 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.21%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) DHCP
10 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
10 6 (18.18%) Banking
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
11 5 (15.15%) CA
11 5 (15.15%) Symantec
11 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
11 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
1 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.12%) GlassFish
3 3 (9.09%) SAS
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 4 (12.12%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.03%) SSH
4 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) LoadRunner
1 2 (6.06%) MSI
1 2 (6.06%) WinDbg
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.12%) Server Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Middleware Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Server Support
4 3 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Administrator
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tester
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (6.06%) J2EE
3 1 (3.03%) DHTML
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Itk
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XSL
3 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
2 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (24.24%) Windows 10
5 4 (12.12%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.06%) Unix
8 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) Process Improvement
3 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (12.12%) SOA
4 3 (9.09%) Application Packaging
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (9.09%) Functional Testing
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Application Discovery
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
5 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
5 2 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) PowerShell
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) VBA
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Bourne shell
5 1 (3.03%) C
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Korn
5 1 (3.03%) Tcl
5 1 (3.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) HND
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) XenApp
2 11 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 10 (30.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
6 6 (18.18%) VMware ESX
7 5 (15.15%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (9.09%) VMware Server
9 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
10 1 (3.03%) NFS
10 1 (3.03%) Samba
10 1 (3.03%) Squid
10 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (33.33%) SCCM
2 8 (24.24%) SCOM
3 5 (15.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (15.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (9.09%) WSUS
5 2 (6.06%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (6.06%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Citrix
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 5 (15.15%) CA
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) HP
5 2 (6.06%) Varonis
6 1 (3.03%) webMethods