The first table below looks at the demand for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 99 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 19 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.78% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
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£351 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.37% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £340 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £445 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1779 1330 1528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.61% 66.80% 68.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 673 735
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 58 70
Average hourly rate £29.00 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Birmingham -2 6 £351 -12.37% 2
Coventry - 5 £175 -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Incident Management
3 13 (29.55%) Problem Management
4 12 (27.27%) UNIX
5 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (20.45%) 2G
6 9 (20.45%) QA
6 9 (20.45%) LTE
6 9 (20.45%) SLA
6 9 (20.45%) 3G
7 8 (18.18%) Linux
7 8 (18.18%) .NET
7 8 (18.18%) C#
7 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (18.18%) jQuery
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) Scrum
7 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
8 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (15.91%) ITIL
8 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
9 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
10 5 (11.36%) Change Management
10 5 (11.36%) Fault Management

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (11.36%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) ENOVIA
2 1 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) 2G
1 9 (20.45%) LTE
1 9 (20.45%) 3G
2 5 (11.36%) SAN
3 4 (9.09%) MPLS
3 4 (9.09%) WAN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) BIG-IP
3 4 (9.09%) DMVPN
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (6.82%) VoIP
4 3 (6.82%) LDAP
4 3 (6.82%) SSL
5 2 (4.55%) 4G
6 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
1 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Incident Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Operations Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.55%) NOC Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support
7 2 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
1 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
1 8 (18.18%) jQuery
2 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (9.09%) EDI
3 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (6.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) DataPower
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (47.73%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) UNIX
3 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 4 (9.09%) zOS
7 3 (6.82%) HPUX
7 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Incident Management
2 13 (29.55%) Problem Management
3 8 (18.18%) MVC
3 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.18%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Fault Management
6 4 (9.09%) B2B
6 4 (9.09%) Migration
6 4 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Operations Management
8 2 (4.55%) Service Management
8 2 (4.55%) Validation
8 2 (4.55%) PLM
9 1 (2.27%) Logistics
9 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (9.09%) ActionScript
3 4 (9.09%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (9.09%) CCNP
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) HND
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) QA
1 9 (20.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Ionix
1 3 (6.82%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.27%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 4 (9.09%) McAfee
4 4 (9.09%) EMC
4 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.09%) SAP
4 4 (9.09%) Cisco
4 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
4 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 3 (6.82%) F5
5 3 (6.82%) HP
5 3 (6.82%) CA
6 2 (4.55%) BMC
6 2 (4.55%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.27%) Remedy
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