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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 133 143 133
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 10 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.36% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Median daily rate £120 £165 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -56.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £111 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £283 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £34.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-51.46% -2.16%
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
2218 2582 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.50% 81.19% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1509 1811 1678
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 104 127
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £25.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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
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 11 December 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 £120 -
Bristol +4 1 - - 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (63.64%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
5 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) Validation
5 9 (27.27%) ITIL
5 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (24.24%) SDLC
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (21.21%) Selenium
7 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
7 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
7 7 (21.21%) System Testing
7 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
7 7 (21.21%) V-Model
7 7 (21.21%) Python

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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
3 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Maximo
1 1 (3.03%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) NetScaler
2 2 (6.06%) MPLS
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) WAN
2 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Citrix Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) IT Support
3 3 (9.09%) Problem Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Business Test Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.06%) IT Support Specialist
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) BYOD
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Android
5 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Problem Management
2 9 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Validation
3 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
4 7 (21.21%) Integration Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Manual Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Performance Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
4 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
4 7 (21.21%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (21.21%) System Testing
4 7 (21.21%) Test Automation
4 7 (21.21%) V-Model
4 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) C
1 7 (21.21%) Perl
1 7 (21.21%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) MCSE
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
3 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Firmware
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 9 (27.27%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) HP
5 5 (15.15%) Citrix
6 2 (6.06%) Mitel
7 1 (3.03%) Northgate
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat