Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Root Cause Analysis
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 131 135 100
Rank change year-on-year +4 -35 +53
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 30 27 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 0.68% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.83% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 63
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £360 £305 £310
90th Percentile £500 £650 £600
South East median daily rate £400 £461 £425
% change year-on-year -13.28% +8.53% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £23.75 - £37.09
10th Percentile £21.88 - £33.07
90th Percentile £25.63 - £42.75
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £16.50 £37.09
% change year-on-year +43.94% -55.51% +9.10%

Root Cause Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,320 3,239 4,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.52% 81.32% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,707 1,660 2,151
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £275 £235 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 122 156
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.59 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.41% -25.94% +7.95%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.33 £10.48
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.00 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +3 9 £425 -
Reading +9 8 £445 +18.67% 4
Maidenhead -9 1 - - 3
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £275 -
Root Cause Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) Unix
4 10 (33.33%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
5 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
6 7 (23.33%) DevOps
6 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 7 (23.33%) Scrum
6 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (20.00%) Degree
7 6 (20.00%) Life Science
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (6.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DHCP
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) Network Security
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) 3G
3 1 (3.33%) 4G
3 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) MGW
3 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (10.00%) Power BI
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) French Language
2 1 (3.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) DevOps Developer
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) ERP Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) ERP Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.00%) Life Science
2 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Unix
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (23.33%) Data Analysis
1 7 (23.33%) DevOps
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
1 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
1 7 (23.33%) Scrum
1 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
1 7 (23.33%) TDD
1 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Change Management
2 5 (16.67%) ERP
2 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) Java
4 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.00%) C
5 3 (10.00%) C++
5 3 (10.00%) Groovy
5 3 (10.00%) VB
5 3 (10.00%) VBA
6 1 (3.33%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCA
4 1 (3.33%) CCIE
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
4 1 (3.33%) CCSE
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) PMO
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) EdgeSight
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) JDA
3 3 (10.00%) RedPrairie
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) VMware
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia
5 1 (3.33%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (3.33%) Radware
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Siemens
5 1 (3.33%) Workday