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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 109 120 116
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 21 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.57% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £273 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £384 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -18.18%
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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
2352 1933 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.61% 72.81% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1027 876
Average daily rate £375 £375 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 23 25
Average hourly rate £31.35 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.40% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
Glasgow -1 9 £128 -62.35% 1
Edinburgh +1 8 £400 +46.78% 3
Stirling -10 2 £425 +28.78%
Renfrewshire - 1 £129 -
West Lothian - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Fife - - - -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Nagios
3 7 (24.14%) Symantec
3 7 (24.14%) DHCP
3 7 (24.14%) DNS
3 7 (24.14%) Clustering
3 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
3 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
3 7 (24.14%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) SCOM
3 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (24.14%) Open Source
3 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.69%) Gradle
4 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
4 6 (20.69%) BDD
4 6 (20.69%) Hudson
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Maven
4 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) UNIX
4 6 (20.69%) Java

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
1 3 (10.34%) SAS
1 3 (10.34%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.90%) FileNet
2 2 (6.90%) ArcSDE
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Smallworld
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
3 3 (10.34%) MS Project
3 3 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DHCP
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Cucumber
2 6 (20.69%) Hudson
2 6 (20.69%) Gradle
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 6 (20.69%) Ant
2 6 (20.69%) Maven
3 3 (10.34%) JIRA
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) Xcode
3 3 (10.34%) Calabash
3 3 (10.34%) Appium
3 3 (10.34%) WebDriver
4 2 (6.90%) NUnit
4 2 (6.90%) JUnit
4 2 (6.90%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.90%) WebLOAD
5 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Russian Language
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SAS Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (10.34%) SAS Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) FileNet Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) JSP
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
1 3 (10.34%) JSON
1 3 (10.34%) RESTful
1 3 (10.34%) REST
2 1 (3.45%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (3.45%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
1 7 (24.14%) Open Source
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Reference Data
3 2 (6.90%) GIS
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 4 (13.79%) Android
3 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.34%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) TDD
1 7 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (24.14%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
2 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
2 6 (20.69%) BDD
2 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (20.69%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.24%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Android Development
4 4 (13.79%) iOS Development
5 3 (10.34%) ATDD
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Compatibility Testing
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) VBA
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Nagios
1 7 (24.14%) NetBackup
1 7 (24.14%) Backup Exec
1 7 (24.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Symantec
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo