The table below looks at the statistics for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 99 97 94
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 35 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.28% 0.82% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.03% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 14
Median daily rate £401 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £456 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.96 - £36.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 - £35.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.39 - £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £37.09 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-55.51% +6.74%
Root Cause Analysis
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2254 2031 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.47% 79.46% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1118 1000
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 76 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £11.08 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Coventry - 11 £470 -
Shropshire +2 6 £450 +50.00%
West Bromwich - 3 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £225 - 1
Warwickshire -4 2 £313 -37.50%
Birmingham -18 2 - -
Smethwick - 1 £113 -
Staffordshire - 1 £250 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Service Management
3 15 (24.59%) Incident Management
3 15 (24.59%) LANDesk
4 14 (22.95%) SLA
5 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
6 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
6 10 (16.39%) Cisco
6 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
6 10 (16.39%) Windows
6 10 (16.39%) Information Security
7 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
8 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
8 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.11%) ETL
9 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
9 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
9 7 (11.48%) Firewall
9 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
9 7 (11.48%) Data Mapping
9 7 (11.48%) Information Assurance
9 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
9 7 (11.48%) RMADS
10 6 (9.84%) Android
10 6 (9.84%) Analytics
10 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
10 6 (9.84%) CCNP

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) assyst
2 2 (3.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.64%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.64%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 6 (9.84%) WAN
3 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.20%) Wireless
4 4 (6.56%) Bluetooth
4 4 (6.56%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
4 4 (6.56%) OSPF
4 4 (6.56%) Skype
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (4.92%) HTTP
5 3 (4.92%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.92%) Network Security
5 3 (4.92%) VLAN
5 3 (4.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.28%) ADSL2+
6 2 (3.28%) BIG-IP
6 2 (3.28%) NAS
6 2 (3.28%) VDSL2
6 2 (3.28%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.92%) Big Data
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) DataStage
3 2 (3.28%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) QlikView
4 1 (1.64%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (3.28%) Automotive
1 2 (3.28%) Legal
1 2 (3.28%) Retail
1 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Service Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) Security Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Network Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Operational Security Manager
4 6 (9.84%) Security Operations Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Agile Business Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) ETL Developer
7 3 (4.92%) Network Support
7 3 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) SOAP
1 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Performance Metrics
3 4 (6.56%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (3.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 2 (3.28%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.64%) CMDB
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.84%) Android
3 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
4 4 (6.56%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Unix
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Service Management
3 15 (24.59%) Incident Management
4 10 (16.39%) Information Security
4 10 (16.39%) Problem Management
5 9 (14.75%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (13.11%) Business Continuity
6 8 (13.11%) ETL
7 7 (11.48%) Data Mapping
7 7 (11.48%) Information Assurance
7 7 (11.48%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.84%) Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.20%) User Stories
10 4 (6.56%) Application Packaging
10 4 (6.56%) Change Management
10 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
1 3 (4.92%) VB
1 3 (4.92%) VBScript
2 2 (3.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) CCNP
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.20%) Degree
5 2 (3.28%) CCNA
5 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.64%) CCIE
6 1 (1.64%) CISSP
6 1 (1.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.95%) SLA
2 7 (11.48%) RMADS
3 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) AirWatch
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) WSUS
3 2 (3.28%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (3.28%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.64%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) LANDesk
2 10 (16.39%) Cisco
2 10 (16.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
3 5 (8.20%) IBM
4 4 (6.56%) Aruba
4 4 (6.56%) BMC
4 4 (6.56%) Fortinet
4 4 (6.56%) Remedy
4 4 (6.56%) Riverbed
5 3 (4.92%) HP
5 3 (4.92%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.28%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.28%) Blue Coat
6 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) F5
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
6 2 (3.28%) SAP
6 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.64%) Lancope