The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 205 139 180
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +41
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 65 111 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.71% 1.21% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.53% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 55 19
Median daily rate £425 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £135 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £314 £350 £351
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
Median hourly rate - £19.59 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £20.19 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+28.80% -10.28%
Root Cause Analysis
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7301 7238 6826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.09% 78.67% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4511 4149 3783
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 245 272
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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
Berkshire -14 19 £400 +42.85% 14
Hampshire -12 12 £700 +86.66% 4
Surrey -27 9 £300 -28.35% 5
Buckinghamshire +15 7 £413 +49.45% 3
West Sussex -41 6 £381 -7.57% 2
Oxfordshire - 6 £433 - 2
East Sussex 0 4 £500 +25.00%
Middlesex -12 1 £270 +35.00%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 South East region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 32 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
3 31 (24.60%) Windows
4 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 25 (19.84%) Change Management
6 24 (19.05%) ITIL
7 20 (15.87%) Telecoms
7 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
8 19 (15.08%) SIEM
8 19 (15.08%) SQL
8 19 (15.08%) Linux
8 19 (15.08%) Cisco
8 19 (15.08%) Windows Server
9 18 (14.29%) Security Operations
9 18 (14.29%) VMware
9 18 (14.29%) Degree
9 18 (14.29%) QA
10 17 (13.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 17 (13.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (11.90%) Project Management
11 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
12 14 (11.11%) SOAP
12 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 14 (11.11%) CISSP
12 14 (11.11%) Service Delivery
12 14 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
13 13 (10.32%) Analytics
13 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.32%) Digital Forensics

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (8.73%) SharePoint
2 10 (7.94%) IIS
3 7 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.17%) Confluence
5 4 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.59%) Node.js
8 1 (0.79%) CICS
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.76%) MS Project
4 5 (3.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.14%) SAP ERP
2 7 (5.56%) SAP FI
3 5 (3.97%) SAP CO
3 5 (3.97%) SAP FI/CO
3 5 (3.97%) SAP PSCD
4 4 (3.17%) SAP FI-CA
5 2 (1.59%) SAP FI-AA
6 1 (0.79%) Sage 1000
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.79%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.97%) Office 365
4 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.38%) IaaS
4 3 (2.38%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (8.73%) 3G
3 10 (7.94%) 4G
4 9 (7.14%) DNS
5 8 (6.35%) DHCP
5 8 (6.35%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (6.35%) INAP
5 8 (6.35%) LDAP
5 8 (6.35%) SIGTRAN
6 7 (5.56%) LTE
6 7 (5.56%) MGW
6 7 (5.56%) SSL
7 6 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (4.76%) VPN
8 5 (3.97%) HTTP
8 5 (3.97%) Internet
8 5 (3.97%) SSH
8 5 (3.97%) Wireless
9 4 (3.17%) SAN
10 3 (2.38%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.38%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.38%) MS Access
3 3 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.59%) Big Data
4 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.59%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.97%) JIRA
3 4 (3.17%) JUnit
3 4 (3.17%) Maven
3 4 (3.17%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.17%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.59%) IntelliJ
4 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.59%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.79%) MSI
5 1 (0.79%) Selenium
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.79%) Toad
General
1 39 (30.95%) Finance
2 20 (15.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.14%) Back Office
4 8 (6.35%) Front Office
5 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.97%) Banking
7 4 (3.17%) General Ledger
8 3 (2.38%) Legal
8 3 (2.38%) Publishing
8 3 (2.38%) Spanish Language
9 2 (1.59%) Advertising
9 2 (1.59%) Automotive
9 2 (1.59%) Electronics
10 1 (0.79%) Billing
10 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.79%) German Language
10 1 (0.79%) Marketing
10 1 (0.79%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (41.27%) Analyst
2 17 (13.49%) Incident Analyst
3 14 (11.11%) Consultant
4 11 (8.73%) Support Analyst
5 10 (7.94%) SAP Consultant
6 8 (6.35%) Support Engineer
7 7 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 7 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 6 (4.76%) Applications Support Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) QA Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
8 6 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.97%) SAP FI Consultant
9 5 (3.97%) Senior Server Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Server Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) SQL Support Analyst
9 5 (3.97%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.97%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.11%) SOAP
2 8 (6.35%) SPML
2 8 (6.35%) XML
3 4 (3.17%) SAP XI
3 4 (3.17%) Web Services
4 3 (2.38%) .NET
4 3 (2.38%) HTML
4 3 (2.38%) Middleware
5 2 (1.59%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.59%) CSS
5 2 (1.59%) HTML5
5 2 (1.59%) jQuery
5 2 (1.59%) PostGIS
5 2 (1.59%) REST
5 2 (1.59%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.35%) Clustering
2 8 (6.35%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.35%) PKI
3 7 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.97%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.17%) HACMP
6 2 (1.59%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.59%) Replication
6 2 (1.59%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.79%) e-Health
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.60%) Windows
2 19 (15.08%) Linux
2 19 (15.08%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.52%) Solaris
4 11 (8.73%) AIX
4 11 (8.73%) Unix
4 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.17%) HPUX
8 4 (3.17%) NetWare
9 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.59%) zOS
10 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.79%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.40%) Continuous Improvement
2 25 (19.84%) Change Management
3 24 (19.05%) ITIL
4 20 (15.87%) Mentoring
5 19 (15.08%) SIEM
6 18 (14.29%) Security Operations
7 17 (13.49%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 15 (11.90%) Project Management
9 14 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (11.11%) Service Delivery
10 13 (10.32%) Analytics
10 13 (10.32%) Digital Forensics
10 13 (10.32%) ERP
11 11 (8.73%) Test Management
12 10 (7.94%) Network Design
12 10 (7.94%) Problem Management
12 10 (7.94%) Process Improvement
13 9 (7.14%) High Availability
14 8 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (6.35%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.08%) SQL
2 10 (7.94%) Java
3 5 (3.97%) C
3 5 (3.97%) Perl
3 5 (3.97%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.17%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.17%) C++
4 4 (3.17%) Korn
4 4 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.38%) C#
5 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.79%) Python
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.79%) VB
6 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Degree
2 14 (11.11%) CISSP
3 13 (10.32%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.32%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.35%) GCIA
4 8 (6.35%) GCIH
4 8 (6.35%) HNC
4 8 (6.35%) HND
5 7 (5.56%) CCNP
5 7 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.76%) CCA
7 4 (3.17%) MCP
7 4 (3.17%) MCSE
7 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.38%) MCSA
8 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.59%) VCP5
9 2 (1.59%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (14.29%) QA
2 13 (10.32%) SLA
3 4 (3.17%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.38%) COBIT
4 3 (2.38%) COSO
4 3 (2.38%) SAS 70
5 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.97%) XenDesktop
4 4 (3.17%) GPFS
4 4 (3.17%) VMware ESX
4 4 (3.17%) vSphere
4 4 (3.17%) XenApp
5 3 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (1.59%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.59%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.59%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.59%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.59%) XenServer
7 1 (0.79%) NFS
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.79%) RACF
7 1 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) RSA Security Analytics
2 4 (3.17%) SCCM
3 3 (2.38%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.59%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.59%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (1.59%) SCOM
4 2 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.59%) WSUS
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.79%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.79%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.79%) Simpana
Vendors
1 27 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.08%) Cisco
3 18 (14.29%) VMware
4 13 (10.32%) Intel Security
4 13 (10.32%) SAP
5 10 (7.94%) Nokia
6 9 (7.14%) HP
7 7 (5.56%) IBM
8 6 (4.76%) NetWitness
8 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 6 (4.76%) Veritas
9 4 (3.17%) Citrix
9 4 (3.17%) Oracle
9 4 (3.17%) Remedy
9 4 (3.17%) Sybase
9 4 (3.17%) Talend
9 4 (3.17%) webMethods
10 3 (2.38%) 3PAR
10 3 (2.38%) F5
10 3 (2.38%) Meridio
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