The first table below looks at the demand for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 172 168 167
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 72 68 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.78% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 1.13% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +17.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £209 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £46.25 £22.50 £30.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.55% -25.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £22.50 £16.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £22.50 £44.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6712 6005 6877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.90% 70.84% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3678 3231 3262
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 255 321
Average hourly rate £22.63 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South East region.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South East region.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Hampshire +13 33 £310 +5.08% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 13 £381 +8.92% 2
Surrey -4 10 £335 -10.66% 3
Berkshire -21 10 £375 +7.14% 7
West Sussex - 5 £220 -
East Sussex - 2 £425 -
Kent - 1 £475 - 2
Middlesex - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
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England

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 51 (34.93%) ITIL
2 40 (27.40%) Windows
3 32 (21.92%) Problem Management
3 32 (21.92%) Security Cleared
4 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
5 28 (19.18%) Oracle
6 26 (17.81%) Linux
6 26 (17.81%) SQL
7 22 (15.07%) HP
7 22 (15.07%) VMware
8 21 (14.38%) UNIX
9 20 (13.70%) Finance
10 18 (12.33%) IBM
11 17 (11.64%) SAN
11 17 (11.64%) Service Delivery
11 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (10.96%) SC Cleared
12 16 (10.96%) Active Directory
12 16 (10.96%) C
13 15 (10.27%) Java
13 15 (10.27%) AIX
13 15 (10.27%) Telecoms
13 15 (10.27%) Oracle Database
14 14 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
14 14 (9.59%) WebSphere
14 14 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 14 (9.59%) PL/SQL
15 13 (8.90%) WebLogic
15 13 (8.90%) IIS
15 13 (8.90%) EMC

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 14 (9.59%) WebSphere
2 13 (8.90%) WebLogic
2 13 (8.90%) IIS
3 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.79%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.37%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Web AS
7 1 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.68%) Apache
7 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.68%) CICS
7 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 10 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 2 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.16%) SAP FI
1 9 (6.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 9 (6.16%) SAP CO
2 8 (5.48%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (4.79%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (2.74%) SAP GRC
5 3 (2.05%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.68%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.68%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) SaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.64%) SAN
2 12 (8.22%) Firewall
3 11 (7.53%) Kerberos
4 10 (6.85%) DNS
4 10 (6.85%) TCP/IP
5 8 (5.48%) GGSN
5 8 (5.48%) SGSN
5 8 (5.48%) LDAP
6 6 (4.11%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (2.74%) DHCP
7 4 (2.74%) FTP
8 3 (2.05%) SSL
8 3 (2.05%) LAN
8 3 (2.05%) WAN
8 3 (2.05%) VPN
8 3 (2.05%) MPLS
9 2 (1.37%) Network Security
9 2 (1.37%) Wireless
9 2 (1.37%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.37%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.27%) Oracle Database
2 11 (7.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.53%) SQLPlus
3 10 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.48%) IDOL
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.79%) SAP BW
5 7 (4.79%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.42%) Data Mining
6 5 (3.42%) DB2
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.37%) MS Access
9 2 (1.37%) Big Data
10 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.05%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.05%) Selenium
1 3 (2.05%) WebDriver
2 2 (1.37%) LLVM
2 2 (1.37%) JMeter
3 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.68%) Introscope
General
1 20 (13.70%) Finance
2 15 (10.27%) Telecoms
3 8 (5.48%) Legal
4 6 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.05%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.37%) Marketing
6 2 (1.37%) Electronics
7 1 (0.68%) Back Office
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.68%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.68%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (21.23%) Analyst
2 14 (9.59%) Administrator
3 13 (8.90%) Consultant
4 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
4 10 (6.85%) Problem Manager
5 8 (5.48%) Service Manager
6 7 (4.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (4.79%) DBA
7 6 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (4.11%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.11%) Systems Analyst
7 6 (4.11%) Data Integrity Analyst
7 6 (4.11%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (3.42%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.42%) Software Engineer
8 5 (3.42%) Developer
8 5 (3.42%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 4 (2.74%) Storage Specialist
9 4 (2.74%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (6.85%) Middleware
3 9 (6.16%) XML
4 7 (4.79%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (4.11%) .NET
6 4 (2.74%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (2.05%) MDX
7 3 (2.05%) Web Services
8 2 (1.37%) HTML
8 2 (1.37%) EDI
8 2 (1.37%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (1.37%) SAP Smart Forms
8 2 (1.37%) BAPI
8 2 (1.37%) SAP XI
8 2 (1.37%) SAP Basis
8 2 (1.37%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.68%) J2EE
9 1 (0.68%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.68%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Clustering
2 8 (5.48%) HACMP
3 3 (2.05%) Client/Server
3 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.37%) AS400
4 2 (1.37%) Replication
4 2 (1.37%) EMC Centera
4 2 (1.37%) iSeries
5 1 (0.68%) Open Source
5 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.68%) PKI
5 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.68%) Celerra
5 1 (0.68%) Handset
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.68%) Firmware
5 1 (0.68%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.40%) Windows
2 26 (17.81%) Linux
3 21 (14.38%) UNIX
4 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (10.27%) AIX
6 9 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.11%) Solaris
9 5 (3.42%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.05%) Windows 2000
11 3 (2.05%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.37%) HPUX
12 2 (1.37%) NetWare
13 1 (0.68%) zOS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) ITIL
2 32 (21.92%) Problem Management
3 17 (11.64%) Service Delivery
4 14 (9.59%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (9.59%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (8.90%) Change Management
5 13 (8.90%) Incident Management
6 12 (8.22%) Waterfall
6 12 (8.22%) Service Management
7 10 (6.85%) SOA
8 9 (6.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (6.16%) ITIL V3
9 8 (5.48%) Business Analysis
9 8 (5.48%) Performance Management
9 8 (5.48%) CRM
9 8 (5.48%) Project Management
10 7 (4.79%) Statistical Analysis
10 7 (4.79%) High Availability
10 7 (4.79%) Trend Analysis
11 6 (4.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.81%) SQL
2 16 (10.96%) C
3 15 (10.27%) Java
4 14 (9.59%) PL/SQL
5 9 (6.16%) VB
6 7 (4.79%) ABAP
6 7 (4.79%) Shell Script
6 7 (4.79%) Perl
7 6 (4.11%) Lua
8 5 (3.42%) Korn
8 5 (3.42%) C++
8 5 (3.42%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.74%) C#
10 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.05%) VBScript
10 3 (2.05%) Python
11 2 (1.37%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.37%) SAPscript
11 2 (1.37%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (21.92%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.53%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.11%) CCNP
5 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (4.11%) Degree
6 5 (3.42%) CCNA
6 5 (3.42%) MCSE
6 5 (3.42%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.05%) CCA
8 3 (2.05%) VCP5
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.68%) VTSP
9 1 (0.68%) PhD
9 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.68%) OCP
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.85%) SLA
2 4 (2.74%) BS15000
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 16 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.16%) vSphere
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.42%) OCFS2
5 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.05%) XenApp
6 2 (1.37%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.37%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.37%) GPFS
7 1 (0.68%) KVM
7 1 (0.68%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.68%) XenServer
7 1 (0.68%) SRDF
7 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) SCCM
2 8 (5.48%) SCOM
2 8 (5.48%) MOM
2 8 (5.48%) SAP Afaria
3 7 (4.79%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (4.11%) OVSD
5 5 (3.42%) HP SIM
6 4 (2.74%) nmon
7 3 (2.05%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (2.05%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.37%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.68%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.68%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.68%) CA SiteMinder
9 1 (0.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.68%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.18%) Oracle
3 22 (15.07%) HP
3 22 (15.07%) VMware
4 18 (12.33%) IBM
5 13 (8.90%) EMC
6 12 (8.22%) SAP
7 9 (6.16%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 8 (5.48%) Cisco
8 8 (5.48%) Google
8 8 (5.48%) NetApp
8 8 (5.48%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.79%) JBoss
10 6 (4.11%) Citrix
10 6 (4.11%) Altiris
11 5 (3.42%) Qualys
11 5 (3.42%) Sun
11 5 (3.42%) CA
11 5 (3.42%) Dell
11 5 (3.42%) Sophos
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