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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 133 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 16 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.60% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.75% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 3
Median daily rate £280 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £318 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £462 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £17.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+57.74% -35.45%
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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
2440 2413 2153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.70% 80.30% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1400 1226 1181
Median daily rate £370 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 65 37
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £41.65 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 11 £290 -27.50%
Glasgow 0 3 - - 2
Renfrewshire - 1 £270 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) SCCM
3 10 (25.00%) SCOM
3 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Citrix
3 10 (25.00%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Symantec
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) XenApp
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (22.50%) DHCP
4 9 (22.50%) Finance
4 9 (22.50%) Banking
5 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 8 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) DNS
6 7 (17.50%) VMware
6 7 (17.50%) Clustering
7 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (15.00%) Use Case

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 8 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DHCP
2 7 (17.50%) DNS
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) VoIP
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) DataStage
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JMeter
1 2 (5.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (22.50%) Banking
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Support
3 6 (15.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Middleware Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Middleware
1 3 (7.50%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (17.50%) Clustering
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) Data Extraction
4 3 (7.50%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (15.00%) Use Case
3 5 (12.50%) Migration
3 5 (12.50%) SDLC
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Change Control
5 3 (7.50%) Defect Management
5 3 (7.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) Squid
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) SCCM
2 10 (25.00%) SCOM
3 8 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (12.50%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (7.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (5.00%) Nagios
6 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Citrix
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (25.00%) Symantec
2 7 (17.50%) VMware
3 3 (7.50%) CA
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.50%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.50%) HP