The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 119 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 25 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.44% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 14
Median daily rate £355 £250 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.10% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £165 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £413 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £351 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.50 - £27.50
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2226 2492 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.55% 76.39% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 1656 1690
Median daily rate £375 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 137 85
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.32 £27.50 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £47.50 £41.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South West region.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the South West region.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucestershire - 9 £400 - 1
Wiltshire +14 4 £260 -5.45%
Bristol -2 3 £360 +15.20%
Devon +4 2 £213 -
Somerset +19 1 £351 - 2
Dorset +4 1 - -
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England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 West region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
3 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
4 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
5 9 (21.95%) VMware
5 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
6 8 (19.51%) Project Management
6 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
6 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (17.07%) Citrix
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Validation
8 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
8 6 (14.63%) C
8 6 (14.63%) SLA
8 6 (14.63%) Cisco
8 6 (14.63%) HP
8 6 (14.63%) Service Management
8 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
8 6 (14.63%) Time Management
9 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (12.20%) XenApp
9 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (26.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.20%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.32%) MS Office
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Maximo
1 1 (2.44%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) VoIP
2 3 (7.32%) DHCP
2 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) NetScaler
3 2 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (4.88%) MPLS
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.44%) HTTP
4 1 (2.44%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
1 4 (9.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.44%) Military
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Analyst
2 6 (14.63%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Test Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Problem Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Business Test Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Support
5 2 (4.88%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.44%) BYOD
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Android
6 3 (7.32%) Apple iOS
6 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.88%) Unix
8 1 (2.44%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Problem Management
3 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (17.07%) Validation
5 6 (14.63%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.63%) Service Management
5 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
5 6 (14.63%) Time Management
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Integration Testing
6 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.20%) Risk Analysis
6 5 (12.20%) SDLC
7 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Patch Management
7 4 (9.76%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C
2 4 (9.76%) Perl
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 3 (7.32%) VB
4 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
4 2 (4.88%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (48.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) DV Cleared
2 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) CCNA
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
2 5 (12.20%) ISO 9001
3 3 (7.32%) QA
4 2 (4.88%) DO-178B
5 1 (2.44%) Def Stans
5 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.20%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) Firmware
4 3 (7.32%) vSphere
4 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (4.88%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.44%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.44%) Ansible
4 1 (2.44%) Icinga
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) HP
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle
6 4 (9.76%) Mitel
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Northgate
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) Samsung