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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 130 113 117
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 18 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.67% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.84% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 7
Median daily rate £390 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £112 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £413 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £22.35 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+8.50% +7.71%
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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
2482 2378 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.98% 79.21% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1288 1089
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 25
Median hourly rate £38.00 £30.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.73 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £180.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 May 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 May 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 -6 12 £450 +10.76%
Glasgow +4 4 £119 -7.03%
Stirling +7 1 £390 -8.23%
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) SCCM
4 8 (20.00%) SCOM
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 8 (20.00%) Clustering
4 8 (20.00%) Symantec
4 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 8 (20.00%) Finance
5 7 (17.50%) Oracle
5 7 (17.50%) Citrix
5 7 (17.50%) DHCP
5 7 (17.50%) VMware
5 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.50%) XenApp
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.50%) SDLC
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
6 6 (15.00%) Use Case
7 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
7 5 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (12.50%) DNS
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.50%) Java
7 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering

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 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (12.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DHCP
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 3 (7.50%) WAN
4 2 (5.00%) Firewall
4 2 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.50%) DataStage
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JMeter
1 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Support
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Tester
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
4 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (32.50%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 10
3 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 7 (17.50%) SDLC
4 6 (15.00%) Use Case
5 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (10.00%) SOA
6 4 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (7.50%) Change Control
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) Service Management
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.50%) Test Management
7 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.50%) Java
4 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) XenApp
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) SCCM
2 8 (20.00%) SCOM
3 5 (12.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.50%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (7.50%) Nagios
4 3 (7.50%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Symantec
3 7 (17.50%) Citrix
3 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 3 (7.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.50%) HP