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 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 121 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 28 10 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 0.40% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.51% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 9
Median daily rate £350 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £312 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £390 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £23.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £37.09 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-7.44% +24.67%
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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
2645 1961 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.64% 78.07% 74.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1571 1134 1014
Median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 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
Warwickshire 0 6 £400 - 2
Coventry -6 5 £405 - 1
Shropshire -27 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 £238 - 2
Smethwick - 1 £113 -
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £300 -
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Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (21.28%) SLA
2 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) ETL
3 9 (19.15%) MS Office
4 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (17.02%) Cisco
5 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (14.89%) CCNP
5 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.89%) Service Management
5 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.89%) LANDesk
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) SDLC
6 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) Migration
6 6 (12.77%) WAN
7 5 (10.64%) IBM
7 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
7 5 (10.64%) Windows
7 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
7 5 (10.64%) Change Management
7 5 (10.64%) Firewall
7 5 (10.64%) Wireless
7 5 (10.64%) Finance
7 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
7 5 (10.64%) Data Quality

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 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Office
2 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) assyst
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.13%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.13%) Google Drive
1 1 (2.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) WAN
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) Wireless
3 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (6.38%) Intranet
4 3 (6.38%) NAS
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) VLAN
4 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (4.26%) DHCP
5 2 (4.26%) DNS
5 2 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.26%) IP Telephony
5 2 (4.26%) ISDN
5 2 (4.26%) LAN
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
5 2 (4.26%) OSPF
5 2 (4.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.51%) Big Data
3 2 (4.26%) DataStage
3 2 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Network Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Network Support
5 4 (8.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Network Support Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Data Migration Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Migration Specialist
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Problem Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Tester
8 1 (2.13%) Contracts Manager
8 1 (2.13%) Information Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) NHS
5 1 (2.13%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) ITIL
2 9 (19.15%) ETL
3 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) Service Management
4 6 (12.77%) Analytics
4 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Migration
4 6 (12.77%) SDLC
5 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
5 5 (10.64%) Process Improvement
6 4 (8.51%) Data Mapping
6 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
6 4 (8.51%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (8.51%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (6.38%) Data Enrichment
7 3 (6.38%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (6.38%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (6.38%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) CCNP
1 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) CCNA
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) CCIE
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (21.28%) SLA
2 5 (10.64%) Data Quality
2 5 (10.64%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) GCP
3 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Cisco
3 7 (14.89%) LANDesk
4 5 (10.64%) IBM
5 4 (8.51%) BMC
5 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
6 3 (6.38%) EMC
6 3 (6.38%) Fortinet
6 3 (6.38%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.26%) AppDynamics
7 2 (4.26%) F5
7 2 (4.26%) Google
7 2 (4.26%) Oracle
7 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
7 2 (4.26%) SAP
8 1 (2.13%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.13%) Remedy
8 1 (2.13%) TOWER Software