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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 181 172 164
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 94 85 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.94% 0.91% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 1.23% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 55 30
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£413 £388 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £242 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £519 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.09 £14.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.45% -34.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £29.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.01% +32.77%
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
7697 6928 6483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.77% 74.51% 73.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4723 3915 3571
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 273 262
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.30% -23.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.44 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.65 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 2015. 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
Berkshire +21 36 £419 -6.94% 6
Hampshire -6 20 £338 +8.87% 2
West Sussex -3 15 £413 +14.58% 2
Surrey -12 11 £425 -15.00% 3
Buckinghamshire -21 7 £438 +4.79% 3
East Sussex +3 4 £463 +8.82%
Middlesex - 3 £438 -
Kent +1 1 £538 +21.12%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 55 (26.83%) Windows
2 53 (25.85%) Finance
3 51 (24.88%) ITIL
4 47 (22.93%) SQL
5 41 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 39 (19.02%) Telecoms
7 38 (18.54%) Linux
8 35 (17.07%) VMware
9 33 (16.10%) MS Excel
10 31 (15.12%) Incident Management
11 30 (14.63%) Problem Management
12 28 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (13.66%) Project Management
13 26 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (12.20%) Degree
15 24 (11.71%) SQL Server
16 23 (11.22%) Service Management
17 21 (10.24%) MS Office
17 21 (10.24%) SAP
17 21 (10.24%) SLA
17 21 (10.24%) PowerShell
18 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
18 20 (9.76%) Data Centre
18 20 (9.76%) vSphere
18 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
18 20 (9.76%) UNIX
18 20 (9.76%) Change Management
19 19 (9.27%) Management Information System
20 18 (8.78%) Active Directory
20 18 (8.78%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.39%) WebLogic
3 8 (3.90%) IIS
4 6 (2.93%) Apache
4 6 (2.93%) Oracle Application Server
5 5 (2.44%) Lync
5 5 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.44%) SAS
6 4 (1.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.46%) nginx
7 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.46%) JBoss
8 2 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 33 (16.10%) MS Excel
2 21 (10.24%) MS Office
3 11 (5.37%) MS Visio
4 10 (4.88%) MS Project
5 6 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) SAP FI
1 10 (4.88%) SAP ERP
1 10 (4.88%) SAP FI-CA
1 10 (4.88%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.98%) SAP EHS
4 2 (0.98%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Office 365
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.98%) IaaS
4 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.83%) DNS
2 12 (5.85%) DHCP
2 12 (5.85%) Firewall
3 9 (4.39%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.39%) SAN
4 6 (2.93%) IPv4
4 6 (2.93%) IPv6
4 6 (2.93%) SNMP
4 6 (2.93%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.93%) 3G
5 5 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (2.44%) 4G
5 5 (2.44%) VPN
6 4 (1.95%) LAN
6 4 (1.95%) WAN
6 4 (1.95%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.46%) SSH
7 3 (1.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (1.46%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (1.46%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (3.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (3.41%) PowerCenter
4 7 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.93%) Oracle OLAP
5 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.93%) OLAP
6 5 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.44%) Big Data
7 4 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.46%) MySQL
8 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.98%) DB2
9 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Introscope
2 2 (0.98%) Toad
2 2 (0.98%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.98%) ERwin
3 1 (0.49%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Selenium
3 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.49%) eggPlant
3 1 (0.49%) NeoLoad
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.49%) Kiln
General
1 53 (25.85%) Finance
2 39 (19.02%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.85%) Back Office
4 10 (4.88%) Legal
4 10 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.88%) Online Betting
5 9 (4.39%) Automotive
6 6 (2.93%) Banking
7 5 (2.44%) Electronics
7 5 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.95%) Billing
9 3 (1.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.46%) Retail
10 2 (0.98%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.49%) Marketing
11 1 (0.49%) Cantonese Language
11 1 (0.49%) French Language
11 1 (0.49%) Polish Language
11 1 (0.49%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 42 (20.49%) Analyst
2 22 (10.73%) Consultant
3 13 (6.34%) Incident Manager
4 12 (5.85%) SAP Consultant
4 12 (5.85%) Problem Manager
5 11 (5.37%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.39%) Support Engineer
6 9 (4.39%) Data Analyst
6 9 (4.39%) Monitoring Specialist
7 8 (3.90%) Administrator
7 8 (3.90%) Support Analyst
8 7 (3.41%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (3.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 6 (2.93%) Service Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (2.44%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (2.44%) DBA
10 5 (2.44%) Architect
10 5 (2.44%) Operations Manager
10 5 (2.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) Middleware
2 6 (2.93%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (2.93%) .NET
3 4 (1.95%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.46%) J2EE
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Web Services
5 1 (0.49%) XML
5 1 (0.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.66%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 19 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.37%) Replication
4 11 (5.37%) Clustering
5 5 (2.44%) PKI
6 4 (1.95%) Statistics
6 4 (1.95%) Physics
6 4 (1.95%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.95%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.46%) e-Health
7 3 (1.46%) Pharmacovigilance
7 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.98%) HACMP
8 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.98%) CMDB
8 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.83%) Windows
2 38 (18.54%) Linux
3 20 (9.76%) UNIX
3 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (9.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.85%) AIX
5 9 (4.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.90%) Solaris
7 4 (1.95%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.46%) CentOS
8 3 (1.46%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.98%) HPUX
9 2 (0.98%) NetWare
9 2 (0.98%) zOS
9 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (24.88%) ITIL
2 31 (15.12%) Incident Management
3 30 (14.63%) Problem Management
4 28 (13.66%) Project Management
5 23 (11.22%) Service Management
6 20 (9.76%) Change Management
7 18 (8.78%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.29%) Service Delivery
9 15 (7.32%) Patch Management
10 13 (6.34%) ITSM
10 13 (6.34%) Migration
11 12 (5.85%) Six Sigma
11 12 (5.85%) Programme Management
11 12 (5.85%) Supplier Management
11 12 (5.85%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (5.37%) Line Management
12 11 (5.37%) Data Analysis
13 10 (4.88%) Requirements Management
13 10 (4.88%) Test Management
13 10 (4.88%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 47 (22.93%) SQL
2 21 (10.24%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.29%) Perl
4 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
4 9 (4.39%) Shell Script
5 8 (3.90%) Bash Shell
6 7 (3.41%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.93%) C-shell
8 5 (2.44%) Java
8 5 (2.44%) C
9 3 (1.46%) ABAP
10 2 (0.98%) Korn
10 2 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (12.20%) Degree
2 17 (8.29%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.90%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.95%) CISSP
6 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ISEB
6 3 (1.46%) GCIA
6 3 (1.46%) GCIH
6 3 (1.46%) PMP
6 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.98%) CCNA
7 2 (0.98%) MCP
7 2 (0.98%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.24%) SLA
2 14 (6.83%) QA
3 10 (4.88%) Data Quality
4 5 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.44%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.46%) GxP
5 3 (1.46%) COBIT
5 3 (1.46%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.46%) COSO
6 1 (0.49%) GCP
System Software
1 26 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (9.76%) vSphere
3 18 (8.78%) Active Directory
4 11 (5.37%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.88%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.95%) XenApp
7 2 (0.98%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.98%) GPFS
8 1 (0.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) SCOM
2 6 (2.93%) SCCM
2 6 (2.93%) SolarWinds Orion
2 6 (2.93%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (1.95%) WSUS
4 3 (1.46%) Plesk
4 3 (1.46%) CA Wily
4 3 (1.46%) MOM
4 3 (1.46%) cPanel
4 3 (1.46%) Webmin
5 2 (0.98%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.49%) OVSD
6 1 (0.49%) Nessus
6 1 (0.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.49%) Control-M
6 1 (0.49%) Puppet
6 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.07%) VMware
3 21 (10.24%) SAP
4 16 (7.80%) Oracle
5 15 (7.32%) HP
6 12 (5.85%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.88%) IBM
8 7 (3.41%) Informatica
9 6 (2.93%) Citrix
9 6 (2.93%) Cisco
9 6 (2.93%) Remedy
9 6 (2.93%) ComArch
9 6 (2.93%) SolarWinds
10 5 (2.44%) ServiceNow
10 5 (2.44%) CA
11 4 (1.95%) Sun
11 4 (1.95%) F5
11 4 (1.95%) McAfee
11 4 (1.95%) Intel
12 3 (1.46%) Nimsoft
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