The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 320 326 337
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 358 315 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.58% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.76% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 174 135
Average daily rate
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£376 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 12
Average hourly rate £19.59 £20.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.03% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £15.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.65 £38.74 £35.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £28.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-33.91% +27.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44371 41642 38262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.77% 76.16% 74.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28775 25771 23176
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1175 1188 1113
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England 0 326 £378 +0.66% 108
London -1 120 £450 +20.00% 32
South East +7 97 £375 +17.18% 28
Berkshire +30 35 £356 -5.00% 9
City of London -6 31 £463 +23.33% 10
South West +3 25 £350 - 12
Scotland +17 21 £350 -39.13% 7
East of England -9 18 £350 -22.22% 4
Hampshire -18 18 £363 +16.93% 7
West Midlands -1 17 £330 -5.84% 6
North West -4 17 £324 -23.74% 13
West Sussex +1 16 £413 +87.50%
Surrey +1 15 £425 +26.86% 6
Croydon -7 13 £325 -27.77% 1
North East -12 13 £263 +5.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -11 12 £263 +5.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 12 £263 - 1
Hertfordshire -7 10 £324 -23.52% 2
East Midlands -2 9 £314 +14.00% 8
Slough +6 8 £421 -
Woking - 8 - - 1
Aberdeen - 8 £469 -
Birmingham +8 7 £275 -21.54% 2
Bristol +2 7 £375 -14.28% 2
Havant -4 7 £344 +10.88%
Maidenhead - 7 £400 - 2
Manchester - 7 £325 - 10
Glasgow +14 6 £270 - 5
Wiltshire +5 6 £350 - 3
Edinburgh -1 6 £398 -30.86% 1

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 208 (29.34%) Windows
2 184 (25.95%) Finance
3 160 (22.57%) SQL
4 159 (22.43%) ITIL
5 131 (18.48%) Linux
6 123 (17.35%) Microsoft
7 121 (17.07%) UNIX
7 121 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 108 (15.23%) Problem Management
9 106 (14.95%) Java
10 94 (13.26%) Active Directory
11 93 (13.12%) MS Excel
12 89 (12.55%) VMware
13 86 (12.13%) Oracle
14 83 (11.71%) Change Management
15 78 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
16 75 (10.58%) SLA
17 72 (10.16%) Banking
18 70 (9.87%) Incident Management
19 68 (9.59%) Web Services
19 68 (9.59%) Project Management
20 67 (9.45%) Service Management
20 67 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
21 65 (9.17%) Degree
22 63 (8.89%) IBM
23 62 (8.74%) HP
23 62 (8.74%) SQL Server
23 62 (8.74%) Service Delivery
24 56 (7.90%) TCP/IP
24 56 (7.90%) Windows Server 2003

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 42 (5.92%) IIS
2 39 (5.50%) SharePoint
3 37 (5.22%) Tomcat
4 31 (4.37%) WebLogic
5 30 (4.23%) Apache
6 27 (3.81%) MS Exchange
7 20 (2.82%) WebSphere
8 18 (2.54%) Lync
9 16 (2.26%) Jetty
10 14 (1.97%) SAS
11 12 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
11 12 (1.69%) Node.js
12 11 (1.55%) AquaLogic
13 10 (1.41%) CMS
14 9 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (1.13%) Oracle Application Server
15 8 (1.13%) Oracle Coherence
15 8 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
16 7 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 93 (13.12%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.48%) MS Office
3 25 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 22 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (2.68%) MS Project
6 10 (1.41%) AutoCAD
6 10 (1.41%) Siemens NX
7 5 (0.71%) CATIA
8 3 (0.42%) SPSS
9 2 (0.28%) Simulink
9 2 (0.28%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.83%) SAP FI
1 13 (1.83%) SAP ERP
1 13 (1.83%) SAP FI-CA
1 13 (1.83%) SAP PSCD
2 12 (1.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (1.41%) Teamcenter
4 8 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.56%) SAP PLM
6 3 (0.42%) thinkFolio
6 3 (0.42%) Agresso
6 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.28%) SAP EHS
7 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.28%) Cerner Millennium
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.14%) Demantra
8 1 (0.14%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 28 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.68%) Office 365
3 12 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (1.41%) Google Analytics
5 6 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.56%) SaaS
7 3 (0.42%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 56 (7.90%) TCP/IP
2 52 (7.33%) Firewall
3 46 (6.49%) DNS
4 43 (6.06%) SAN
5 35 (4.94%) DHCP
6 32 (4.51%) HTTP
7 30 (4.23%) Internet
8 29 (4.09%) WAN
9 22 (3.10%) VPN
10 21 (2.96%) LDAP
11 18 (2.54%) LAN
11 18 (2.54%) VoIP
12 17 (2.40%) MPLS
13 15 (2.12%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (2.12%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 14 (1.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 14 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.97%) NAS
14 14 (1.97%) OSPF
15 12 (1.69%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (8.74%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.23%) Oracle Database
3 26 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
4 23 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
5 22 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 19 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (2.54%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.83%) DB2
10 11 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.55%) MySQL
11 10 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (1.27%) PowerCenter
12 9 (1.27%) Data Mining
12 9 (1.27%) Big Data
13 8 (1.13%) OLAP
14 7 (0.99%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 33 (4.65%) Maven
2 32 (4.51%) Ant
2 32 (4.51%) Jenkins
3 24 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 23 (3.24%) Gradle
5 18 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 17 (2.40%) JUnit
6 17 (2.40%) Subversion
7 14 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (1.83%) Hudson
8 13 (1.83%) Mockito
9 12 (1.69%) JMeter
10 8 (1.13%) JIRA
11 7 (0.99%) Selenium
12 5 (0.71%) JConsole
13 3 (0.42%) Appium
13 3 (0.42%) SoapUI
13 3 (0.42%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.42%) Calabash
13 3 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 184 (25.95%) Finance
2 72 (10.16%) Banking
3 55 (7.76%) Telecoms
4 21 (2.96%) Legal
4 21 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 19 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 15 (2.12%) Retail
6 15 (2.12%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.97%) Law
8 13 (1.83%) Back Office
9 11 (1.55%) Front Office
9 11 (1.55%) Automotive
10 9 (1.27%) Marketing
10 9 (1.27%) Online Betting
11 7 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.99%) Billing
12 6 (0.85%) Electronics
13 5 (0.71%) Games
14 4 (0.56%) Publishing
14 4 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 183 (25.81%) Analyst
2 56 (7.90%) Developer
3 52 (7.33%) Consultant
4 44 (6.21%) Business Analyst
5 37 (5.22%) Data Analyst
6 32 (4.51%) Architect
6 32 (4.51%) Support Engineer
7 29 (4.09%) Support Analyst
7 29 (4.09%) Administrator
8 28 (3.95%) Network Engineer
9 26 (3.67%) Problem Manager
10 22 (3.10%) Wintel Engineer
10 22 (3.10%) Java Developer
10 22 (3.10%) SAP Consultant
11 20 (2.82%) Applications Support
12 19 (2.68%) Service Manager
13 18 (2.54%) Incident Manager
14 17 (2.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
16 15 (2.12%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (9.59%) Web Services
2 41 (5.78%) Middleware
3 27 (3.81%) XML
4 26 (3.67%) CSS
4 26 (3.67%) HTML
5 24 (3.39%) Spring
6 22 (3.10%) REST
7 21 (2.96%) J2EE
8 18 (2.54%) .NET
9 17 (2.40%) SOAP
9 17 (2.40%) JMS
10 16 (2.26%) Guice
11 13 (1.83%) XSLT
12 12 (1.69%) JDBC
12 12 (1.69%) AngularJS
13 11 (1.55%) jQuery
13 11 (1.55%) JNDI
14 10 (1.41%) DHTML
15 9 (1.27%) Itk
15 9 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 121 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (6.21%) Data Centre
3 43 (6.06%) Clustering
4 36 (5.08%) Replication
5 34 (4.80%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.12%) Statistics
7 13 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 12 (1.69%) PKI
9 9 (1.27%) Derivative
9 9 (1.27%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 8 (1.13%) NHS
10 8 (1.13%) Thin Client
10 8 (1.13%) CMDB
10 8 (1.13%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.13%) Fat Client
11 6 (0.85%) iPhone
11 6 (0.85%) iPad
11 6 (0.85%) Data Integration
11 6 (0.85%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 208 (29.34%) Windows
2 131 (18.48%) Linux
3 121 (17.07%) UNIX
4 67 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (7.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (6.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (4.65%) AIX
9 32 (4.51%) Windows 7
10 29 (4.09%) Solaris
11 13 (1.83%) HPUX
11 13 (1.83%) SUSE
12 10 (1.41%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.41%) Windows 8
13 8 (1.13%) Android
13 8 (1.13%) CentOS
13 8 (1.13%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.85%) Windows NT
14 6 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 6 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (22.43%) ITIL
2 108 (15.23%) Problem Management
3 83 (11.71%) Change Management
4 78 (11.00%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (9.87%) Incident Management
6 68 (9.59%) Project Management
7 67 (9.45%) Service Management
8 62 (8.74%) Service Delivery
9 53 (7.48%) Migration
10 41 (5.78%) Mentoring
11 40 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (5.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 38 (5.36%) Data Modelling
13 37 (5.22%) Validation
14 35 (4.94%) TDD
14 35 (4.94%) Unit Testing
15 32 (4.51%) Workflow
15 32 (4.51%) Data Analysis
16 31 (4.37%) Business Analysis
16 31 (4.37%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 160 (22.57%) SQL
2 106 (14.95%) Java
3 50 (7.05%) Shell Script
4 45 (6.35%) PowerShell
5 32 (4.51%) C
6 31 (4.37%) JavaScript
6 31 (4.37%) Perl
7 30 (4.23%) C++
8 29 (4.09%) PL/SQL
9 28 (3.95%) Python
10 25 (3.53%) Bash Shell
11 20 (2.82%) VBScript
12 13 (1.83%) VB
12 13 (1.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 13 (1.83%) Ruby
13 12 (1.69%) Groovy
13 12 (1.69%) C#
14 10 (1.41%) VBA
15 8 (1.13%) ABAP
15 8 (1.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (9.17%) Degree
2 49 (6.91%) Security Cleared
3 36 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (4.51%) SC Cleared
5 23 (3.24%) CCNP
6 22 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.69%) CCNA
8 11 (1.55%) ISEB
8 11 (1.55%) CCIE
8 11 (1.55%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.41%) MCSE
9 10 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (1.27%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.13%) MCTS
11 8 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.99%) CISSP
12 7 (0.99%) MCP
12 7 (0.99%) MCITP
13 5 (0.71%) MCSA
14 4 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (10.58%) SLA
2 46 (6.49%) QA
3 31 (4.37%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.71%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.42%) GxP
6 3 (0.42%) COBIT
6 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.42%) COSO
7 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) GCP
System Software
1 94 (13.26%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (4.80%) vSphere
4 19 (2.68%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
6 15 (2.12%) VMware ESX
6 15 (2.12%) XenApp
7 12 (1.69%) Docker
8 9 (1.27%) Terminal Services
9 7 (0.99%) Varnish
10 5 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.71%) Firmware
10 5 (0.71%) GPFS
11 3 (0.42%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.28%) Samba
12 2 (0.28%) KVM
13 1 (0.14%) PowerHA
13 1 (0.14%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 27 (3.81%) SCCM
2 15 (2.12%) SCOM
3 13 (1.83%) OpenView
3 13 (1.83%) Control-M
4 9 (1.27%) Tivoli
4 9 (1.27%) NetBackup
4 9 (1.27%) BladeLogic
5 8 (1.13%) Backup Exec
5 8 (1.13%) Nagios
5 8 (1.13%) Puppet
5 8 (1.13%) Graphite
6 7 (0.99%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 6 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
8 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
9 4 (0.56%) Ansible
10 3 (0.42%) cPanel
10 3 (0.42%) Webmin
10 3 (0.42%) Plesk
10 3 (0.42%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 123 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 89 (12.55%) VMware
3 86 (12.13%) Oracle
4 63 (8.89%) IBM
5 62 (8.74%) HP
6 53 (7.48%) Citrix
7 52 (7.33%) Cisco
8 46 (6.49%) SAP
9 45 (6.35%) Red Hat
10 31 (4.37%) Informatica
11 26 (3.67%) Remedy
12 23 (3.24%) EMC
12 23 (3.24%) F5
13 20 (2.82%) NetApp
14 19 (2.68%) Dell
15 18 (2.54%) McAfee
16 15 (2.12%) Veritas
16 15 (2.12%) BMC
17 14 (1.97%) Sun
17 14 (1.97%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30.90 - £43.28 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Rate: From £20 to £25 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Stirling
iKonnect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Thebes IT
Rate: £50 - £70 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £18 - £20 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago