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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
England / South East
Rank 173 170 199
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +29
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 65 82 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.90% 0.99% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.24% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 30
Median daily rate £500 £463 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +11.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £310 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 £47.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.26% +5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -46.47%

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
5834 6635 7239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.97% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3426 3972 3993
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 282 243
Median hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +25 28 £600 +41.17% 2
Berkshire -10 19 £363 -14.70% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 10 £350 -9.67% 3
Surrey +1 4 £500 -16.66% 3
West Sussex -2 4 £400 +14.28% 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 50 (40.65%) Service Management
2 48 (39.02%) ITIL
3 41 (33.33%) VMware
4 40 (32.52%) Windows
5 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
6 34 (27.64%) SC Cleared
7 33 (26.83%) Cisco
7 33 (26.83%) Management Information System
8 32 (26.02%) PaaS
9 31 (25.20%) IaaS
10 25 (20.33%) Linux
11 22 (17.89%) Finance
12 21 (17.07%) Configuration Management
12 21 (17.07%) User Stories
13 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
15 16 (13.01%) Active Directory
16 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (12.20%) Change Management
16 15 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
16 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (12.20%) Application Performance Monitoring
16 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
17 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Management
17 14 (11.38%) CCNP
17 14 (11.38%) SQL
18 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
18 13 (10.57%) Incident Management
18 13 (10.57%) CMDB
19 12 (9.76%) Problem Management

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 7 (5.69%) SAS
2 6 (4.88%) IIS
3 4 (3.25%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.63%) CMS
4 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
2 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.63%) MS Project
4 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.63%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.63%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.63%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP FS
3 1 (0.81%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.81%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.02%) PaaS
2 31 (25.20%) IaaS
3 2 (1.63%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.76%) Firewall
2 9 (7.32%) LAN
3 7 (5.69%) DHCP
3 7 (5.69%) DNS
3 7 (5.69%) WAN
4 5 (4.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
5 4 (3.25%) VPN
5 4 (3.25%) Wireless
6 3 (2.44%) 2G
6 3 (2.44%) 3G
6 3 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (2.44%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (2.44%) LTE
6 3 (2.44%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.63%) HTTP
7 2 (1.63%) Network Security
7 2 (1.63%) SSL
7 2 (1.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.69%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.88%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.07%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.25%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.25%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.44%) Redis
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) MS Access
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.81%) Ant
4 1 (0.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.81%) Hudson
4 1 (0.81%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.81%) JBehave
4 1 (0.81%) jMock
4 1 (0.81%) JUnit
4 1 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.81%) MSI
4 1 (0.81%) Selenium
4 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (17.89%) Finance
2 11 (8.94%) Legal
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
3 4 (3.25%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.44%) Retail
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Automotive
5 2 (1.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (25.20%) Analyst
2 13 (10.57%) Business Analyst
3 8 (6.50%) Consultant
3 8 (6.50%) Developer
3 8 (6.50%) Service Manager
4 6 (4.88%) Network Engineer
5 5 (4.07%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (3.25%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (3.25%) Information Manager
6 4 (3.25%) Information Services Manager
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
6 4 (3.25%) Service Analyst
6 4 (3.25%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (2.44%) Active Directory Analyst
7 3 (2.44%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (2.44%) Environment And Release Manager
7 3 (2.44%) Incident Analyst
7 3 (2.44%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (2.44%) Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.88%) Web Services
2 5 (4.07%) HTML
3 4 (3.25%) XML
4 3 (2.44%) .NET
4 3 (2.44%) CSS
4 3 (2.44%) HTML5
4 3 (2.44%) jQuery
4 3 (2.44%) REST
4 3 (2.44%) SOAP
5 2 (1.63%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.63%) BAPI
5 2 (1.63%) ELK Stack
5 2 (1.63%) Middleware
5 2 (1.63%) SAP ALE
5 2 (1.63%) SAP Fiori
5 2 (1.63%) SAPUI5
5 2 (1.63%) Sass
6 1 (0.81%) SAML
6 1 (0.81%) Spring
6 1 (0.81%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 33 (26.83%) Management Information System
2 15 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (10.57%) CMDB
4 7 (5.69%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.25%) Clustering
6 4 (3.25%) Taxonomies
7 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.63%) Cyber Attack
8 2 (1.63%) PKI
8 2 (1.63%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.63%) Statistics
9 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.81%) NHS
9 1 (0.81%) Replication
9 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.52%) Windows
2 25 (20.33%) Linux
3 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
3 11 (8.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.07%) Unix
6 2 (1.63%) AIX
6 2 (1.63%) Solaris
6 2 (1.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.65%) Service Management
2 48 (39.02%) ITIL
3 21 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 21 (17.07%) User Stories
4 19 (15.45%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
6 15 (12.20%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 15 (12.20%) Change Management
6 15 (12.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 15 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (11.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 13 (10.57%) Incident Management
9 12 (9.76%) Data Analysis
9 12 (9.76%) Problem Management
9 12 (9.76%) Process Improvement
10 11 (8.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.94%) Release Management
11 9 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.32%) Project Management
11 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.88%) PL/SQL
2 6 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.25%) ABAP
3 4 (3.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.44%) C#
4 3 (2.44%) Python
5 2 (1.63%) Java
5 2 (1.63%) Perl
5 2 (1.63%) VBA
6 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.81%) C++
6 1 (0.81%) Haskell
6 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (30.89%) Security Cleared
2 34 (27.64%) SC Cleared
3 15 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (11.38%) CCNP
5 9 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (6.50%) CCIE
6 8 (6.50%) DV Cleared
7 7 (5.69%) CCNA
8 6 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.07%) CCIP
9 5 (4.07%) Degree
10 4 (3.25%) CISSP
10 4 (3.25%) MCSA
11 3 (2.44%) ISEB
11 3 (2.44%) MCSE
12 2 (1.63%) CCSE
12 2 (1.63%) CCSP
12 2 (1.63%) GCIA
12 2 (1.63%) GCIH
12 2 (1.63%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.25%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.63%) COBIT
3 2 (1.63%) COSO
3 2 (1.63%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) SAS 70
System Software
1 16 (13.01%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.07%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (4.07%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.07%) UAG
4 4 (3.25%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.81%) Firmware
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.81%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.81%) XenApp
6 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.63%) CSIRT
2 2 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.63%) QRadar
2 2 (1.63%) RSA Security Analytics
3 1 (0.81%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.81%) EdgeSight
3 1 (0.81%) Kibana
3 1 (0.81%) logstash
3 1 (0.81%) Nexpose
3 1 (0.81%) OpenAM
3 1 (0.81%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.81%) RSA enVision
3 1 (0.81%) SafeCom
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 41 (33.33%) VMware
2 33 (26.83%) Cisco
3 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.50%) SAP
5 7 (5.69%) Oracle
5 7 (5.69%) Remedy
6 5 (4.07%) Forcepoint
7 4 (3.25%) BMC
7 4 (3.25%) CA
7 4 (3.25%) Nokia
8 3 (2.44%) Citrix
8 3 (2.44%) Ericsson
8 3 (2.44%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (2.44%) HP
8 3 (2.44%) Huawei
8 3 (2.44%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.44%) Juniper
8 3 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
8 3 (2.44%) NetWitness
9 2 (1.63%) Samsung