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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 184 181 181
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 73 56 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.66% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.92% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 21 18
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£413 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £15.63 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.00% -38.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £15.08 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £36.30 £35.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £16.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+125.00% -21.95%
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
7239 6065 5843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.02% 71.15% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4100 3254 2911
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 237 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £44.55 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
West Sussex +11 16 £415 -25.89% 1
Berkshire +1 16 £400 +6.66% 7
Hampshire -27 13 £260 -20.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 12 £395 - 2
Surrey 0 8 £500 +25.00% 2
Kent -3 3 £400 +28.00%
East Sussex 0 2 - -
Sussex - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 49 (30.82%) Windows
2 48 (30.19%) ITIL
3 40 (25.16%) SQL
4 36 (22.64%) Finance
5 29 (18.24%) Oracle
6 28 (17.61%) Security Cleared
7 27 (16.98%) Problem Management
8 26 (16.35%) UNIX
9 23 (14.47%) VMware
9 23 (14.47%) .NET
9 23 (14.47%) Microsoft
9 23 (14.47%) Active Directory
10 21 (13.21%) C#
10 21 (13.21%) Linux
10 21 (13.21%) Oracle Database
11 20 (12.58%) DNS
11 20 (12.58%) Firewall
12 19 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
12 19 (11.95%) Incident Management
12 19 (11.95%) SC Cleared
13 18 (11.32%) Cisco
13 18 (11.32%) HP
14 17 (10.69%) IIS
14 17 (10.69%) ERP
14 17 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
16 15 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (9.43%) SAP
17 14 (8.81%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (10.69%) IIS
2 10 (6.29%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (5.03%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.77%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.77%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.14%) JBoss
6 2 (1.26%) Apache
6 2 (1.26%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.63%) SAS
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) CICS
7 1 (0.63%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 11 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.89%) MS Project
3 2 (1.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (8.18%) SAP ERP
2 11 (6.92%) SAP PSCD
2 11 (6.92%) SAP FI
3 9 (5.66%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.26%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.63%) assyst
5 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.63%) Agresso
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.58%) DNS
1 20 (12.58%) Firewall
2 13 (8.18%) SSL
2 13 (8.18%) DHCP
3 12 (7.55%) WAN
3 12 (7.55%) SAN
4 11 (6.92%) LAN
5 9 (5.66%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.66%) VPN
6 8 (5.03%) LDAP
7 7 (4.40%) VLAN
7 7 (4.40%) VoIP
8 6 (3.77%) Kerberos
9 4 (2.52%) IP Telephony
9 4 (2.52%) MPLS
9 4 (2.52%) ISDN
10 3 (1.89%) Network Security
10 3 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.89%) SNMP
10 3 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.21%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.81%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (3.77%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.26%) DB2
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.63%) DataStax
8 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Selenium
1 11 (6.92%) Visual Studio
2 10 (6.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 10 (6.29%) WebDriver
3 8 (5.03%) JMeter
4 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.63%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
4 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.63%) MSI
4 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.63%) Introscope
General
1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 14 (8.81%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.40%) Marketing
3 7 (4.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 5 (3.14%) Retail
6 4 (2.52%) Publishing
6 4 (2.52%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.89%) Banking
8 2 (1.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) International Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.63%) Billing
9 1 (0.63%) Legal
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (23.27%) Analyst
2 25 (15.72%) Consultant
3 15 (9.43%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.18%) SAP Consultant
5 11 (6.92%) Test Manager
6 9 (5.66%) Problem Manager
6 9 (5.66%) Administrator
7 8 (5.03%) BizTalk Administrator
8 6 (3.77%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Data Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
9 5 (3.14%) Architect
9 5 (3.14%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.14%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.14%) Service Analyst
10 4 (2.52%) Support Engineer
10 4 (2.52%) Developer
10 4 (2.52%) Problem Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (14.47%) .NET
2 7 (4.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (3.77%) Middleware
4 4 (2.52%) SAP XI
5 3 (1.89%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.26%) Web Services
6 2 (1.26%) HTML
6 2 (1.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (1.26%) WCF
6 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (1.26%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.63%) J2EE
7 1 (0.63%) MSMQ
7 1 (0.63%) XML
7 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.63%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.81%) Clustering
3 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.52%) HACMP
5 3 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.26%) Replication
6 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.26%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.63%) Open Source
7 1 (0.63%) PKI
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.82%) Windows
2 26 (16.35%) UNIX
3 21 (13.21%) Linux
4 16 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (6.29%) Windows NT
8 7 (4.40%) AIX
9 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (2.52%) CentOS
11 3 (1.89%) Solaris
12 2 (1.26%) HPUX
12 2 (1.26%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (30.19%) ITIL
2 27 (16.98%) Problem Management
3 19 (11.95%) Incident Management
4 17 (10.69%) ERP
5 16 (10.06%) Service Delivery
6 15 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (8.81%) Service Management
7 14 (8.81%) Waterfall
7 14 (8.81%) Line Management
8 13 (8.18%) Change Management
9 12 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (6.29%) TDD
10 10 (6.29%) Project Management
10 10 (6.29%) Business Analysis
10 10 (6.29%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.29%) BDD
11 9 (5.66%) Requirements Management
11 9 (5.66%) Test Management
11 9 (5.66%) Coaching
11 9 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.16%) SQL
2 21 (13.21%) C#
3 14 (8.81%) Java
3 14 (8.81%) PowerShell
4 13 (8.18%) PL/SQL
5 10 (6.29%) VBScript
6 6 (3.77%) C
7 5 (3.14%) VB
8 2 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.26%) Perl
9 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (17.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (11.95%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.92%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (6.29%) DV Cleared
5 9 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (5.03%) CCNA
6 8 (5.03%) CCA
7 7 (4.40%) Degree
8 6 (3.77%) CCNP
9 5 (3.14%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.52%) MCSE
10 4 (2.52%) MCSA
11 3 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.26%) CCIE
13 1 (0.63%) VTSP
13 1 (0.63%) MCP
13 1 (0.63%) CCIP
13 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.63%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.52%) BS15000
3 3 (1.89%) QA
4 2 (1.26%) GAMP
4 2 (1.26%) GMP
5 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (14.47%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (8.18%) vSphere
4 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.52%) Firmware
5 4 (2.52%) OCFS2
5 4 (2.52%) UAG
5 4 (2.52%) XenApp
6 3 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (1.89%) KVM
6 3 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.26%) XenServer
8 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) OVSD
1 6 (3.77%) SCCM
2 4 (2.52%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.52%) SCOM
3 3 (1.89%) EdgeSight
4 2 (1.26%) MOM
4 2 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.26%) SAP Afaria
4 2 (1.26%) nmon
4 2 (1.26%) WSUS
5 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.63%) Control-M
5 1 (0.63%) CA SiteMinder
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 29 (18.24%) Oracle
2 23 (14.47%) VMware
2 23 (14.47%) Microsoft
3 18 (11.32%) Cisco
3 18 (11.32%) HP
4 15 (9.43%) SAP
5 13 (8.18%) IBM
6 8 (5.03%) Dell
7 7 (4.40%) Citrix
7 7 (4.40%) NetApp
7 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.77%) EMC
9 5 (3.14%) Sun
10 4 (2.52%) Juniper
10 4 (2.52%) webMethods
11 3 (1.89%) Websense
11 3 (1.89%) Intel
12 2 (1.26%) AppSense
12 2 (1.26%) CA
12 2 (1.26%) Remedy
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 per hour + Circa DOE
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago