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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 189 184 162
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 68 94 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.95% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.19% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 53
Median daily rate £400 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £320 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 10
Median hourly rate £21.75 £37.09 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.35% +48.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £31.52 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.15 £37.09 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £37.09 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-7.44% +24.67%
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
6813 7909 7117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.43% 79.66% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4846 3982
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 262 270 274
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +71.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.57 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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
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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Hampshire +7 24 £538 +53.57% 3
Surrey +11 12 £375 -11.76% 1
Berkshire -25 12 £325 -22.38% 4
East Sussex +3 4 £550 +18.91%
Oxfordshire -7 4 £450 +50.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +8 3 £378 -16.11%
West Sussex -2 3 £443 +7.27% 3
Kent - 3 £313 -
Middlesex -1 1 £300 -31.42%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 43 (29.66%) Finance
2 42 (28.97%) Continuous Improvement
3 38 (26.21%) SQL
4 35 (24.14%) Windows
5 34 (23.45%) ITIL
5 34 (23.45%) Change Management
6 31 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (17.93%) Linux
8 25 (17.24%) Cisco
8 25 (17.24%) VMware
9 24 (16.55%) Project Management
9 24 (16.55%) QA
10 23 (15.86%) Problem Management
10 23 (15.86%) Microsoft
11 21 (14.48%) SOAP
11 21 (14.48%) Service Management
11 21 (14.48%) Scrum
11 21 (14.48%) Degree
11 21 (14.48%) Process Improvement
11 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (13.79%) Java
13 19 (13.10%) Active Directory
13 19 (13.10%) Management Information System
13 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
14 18 (12.41%) Web Services
15 17 (11.72%) SC Cleared
15 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (11.72%) Windows Server
16 16 (11.03%) Test Planning

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 14 (9.66%) Confluence
2 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.14%) IIS
3 6 (4.14%) MS Exchange
4 4 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.38%) SAS
6 2 (1.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.69%) CICS
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.21%) MS Visio
3 8 (5.52%) MS Office
4 6 (4.14%) MS Project
5 4 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 5 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 5 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (2.76%) SAP ERP
3 3 (2.07%) SAP FI-CA
3 3 (2.07%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (1.38%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (1.38%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.69%) SAP FS
5 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.69%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.72%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.34%) IaaS
3 13 (8.97%) PaaS
4 4 (2.76%) Office 365
5 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.69%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.28%) LDAP
2 8 (5.52%) 3G
2 8 (5.52%) Firewall
3 7 (4.83%) 4G
3 7 (4.83%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (4.83%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (4.83%) VPN
4 6 (4.14%) Diameter Protocol
4 6 (4.14%) INAP
4 6 (4.14%) LTE
4 6 (4.14%) SIGTRAN
4 6 (4.14%) SSL
5 5 (3.45%) MGW
5 5 (3.45%) WAN
6 4 (2.76%) DHCP
6 4 (2.76%) DNS
6 4 (2.76%) Ethernet
6 4 (2.76%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) Oracle Database
2 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.07%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.07%) MS Access
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.38%) EDRMS
6 2 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.69%) Redis
7 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (11.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (10.34%) JUnit
2 15 (10.34%) Maven
3 14 (9.66%) JIRA
3 14 (9.66%) SoapUI
3 14 (9.66%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.07%) IntelliJ
5 3 (2.07%) Selenium
6 2 (1.38%) MSI
7 1 (0.69%) Ant
7 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.69%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.69%) JBehave
7 1 (0.69%) JMeter
7 1 (0.69%) jMock
7 1 (0.69%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.69%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (29.66%) Finance
2 16 (11.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.90%) Back Office
4 9 (6.21%) Front Office
5 8 (5.52%) Publishing
6 6 (4.14%) Banking
6 6 (4.14%) Legal
7 5 (3.45%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.07%) General Ledger
9 2 (1.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.69%) Advertising
10 1 (0.69%) Billing
10 1 (0.69%) Electronics
10 1 (0.69%) German Language
10 1 (0.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.69%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (37.24%) Analyst
2 15 (10.34%) Test Analyst
3 13 (8.97%) Problem Manager
4 11 (7.59%) Consultant
5 10 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 10 (6.90%) Developer
6 9 (6.21%) Incident Analyst
6 9 (6.21%) SQL Analyst
7 8 (5.52%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (4.83%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) QA Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) Quality Analyst
11 4 (2.76%) Senior Server Analyst
11 4 (2.76%) Server Analyst
11 4 (2.76%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.48%) SOAP
2 18 (12.41%) Web Services
3 6 (4.14%) SPML
4 5 (3.45%) OAuth
4 5 (3.45%) OpenID
4 5 (3.45%) REST
4 5 (3.45%) SAML
5 4 (2.76%) HTML
5 4 (2.76%) XML
6 3 (2.07%) Middleware
6 3 (2.07%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.38%) .NET
7 2 (1.38%) BAPI
7 2 (1.38%) HTML5
7 2 (1.38%) Node.js
7 2 (1.38%) PostGIS
7 2 (1.38%) SAP ALE
7 2 (1.38%) SAP Fiori
7 2 (1.38%) SAPUI5
7 2 (1.38%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (14.48%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.10%) Management Information System
3 13 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.83%) PKI
6 5 (3.45%) Statistics
7 4 (2.76%) CMDB
7 4 (2.76%) Fintech
8 3 (2.07%) Replication
9 2 (1.38%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.69%) Clustering
10 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.69%) Cyber Attack
10 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.69%) e-Health
10 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
10 1 (0.69%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.69%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.69%) YubiKey
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.14%) Windows
2 26 (17.93%) Linux
3 17 (11.72%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.83%) Solaris
5 7 (4.83%) Unix
5 7 (4.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.76%) AIX
6 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.38%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (0.69%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.69%) HPUX
9 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.69%) NetWare
9 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.69%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.97%) Continuous Improvement
2 34 (23.45%) Change Management
2 34 (23.45%) ITIL
3 31 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (16.55%) Project Management
5 23 (15.86%) Problem Management
6 21 (14.48%) Process Improvement
6 21 (14.48%) Scrum
6 21 (14.48%) Service Management
7 16 (11.03%) Test Planning
8 15 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.34%) Mentoring
8 15 (10.34%) Time Management
9 14 (9.66%) API Testing
9 14 (9.66%) Kanban
9 14 (9.66%) Performance Testing
10 13 (8.97%) Defect Tracking
10 13 (8.97%) Product Management
10 13 (8.97%) Service Delivery
11 12 (8.28%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (26.21%) SQL
2 20 (13.79%) Java
3 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
4 4 (2.76%) ABAP
4 4 (2.76%) VBA
5 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.07%) VBScript
6 2 (1.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.38%) C
6 2 (1.38%) C#
6 2 (1.38%) C++
6 2 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.38%) Perl
6 2 (1.38%) Python
7 1 (0.69%) Haskell
7 1 (0.69%) Korn
7 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (14.48%) Degree
2 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
3 17 (11.72%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (5.52%) CCNP
6 7 (4.83%) CISSP
7 6 (4.14%) CCIE
7 6 (4.14%) GCIA
7 6 (4.14%) GCIH
7 6 (4.14%) HNC
7 6 (4.14%) HND
8 4 (2.76%) MCP
8 4 (2.76%) MCSE
8 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (2.07%) CCA
9 3 (2.07%) CCIP
9 3 (2.07%) ISEB
9 3 (2.07%) MCSA
10 1 (0.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.69%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.55%) QA
2 4 (2.76%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.76%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.76%) SLA
3 3 (2.07%) COBIT
3 3 (2.07%) COSO
3 3 (2.07%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (13.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.38%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.38%) vSphere
4 2 (1.38%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.69%) GPFS
5 1 (0.69%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (6.21%) RSA Security Analytics
2 6 (4.14%) SCCM
3 5 (3.45%) OpenAM
3 5 (3.45%) OpenIDM
4 3 (2.07%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.07%) Oracle Flashback
5 1 (0.69%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.69%) Kibana
5 1 (0.69%) logstash
5 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView
5 1 (0.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.69%) Puppet
5 1 (0.69%) QRadar
5 1 (0.69%) RSA enVision
5 1 (0.69%) SCOM
5 1 (0.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (17.24%) Cisco
1 25 (17.24%) VMware
2 23 (15.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.66%) Talend
4 10 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 10 (6.90%) SAP
5 9 (6.21%) Oracle
6 8 (5.52%) Remedy
7 7 (4.83%) HP
7 7 (4.83%) Nokia
8 6 (4.14%) NetWitness
9 5 (3.45%) ForgeRock
9 5 (3.45%) Juniper
10 4 (2.76%) Extreme Networks
11 3 (2.07%) 3PAR
11 3 (2.07%) Citrix
11 3 (2.07%) IBM
11 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
11 3 (2.07%) Sybase
11 3 (2.07%) webMethods