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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 98 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 15 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.82% 0.89% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.12% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 14
Berkshire median daily rate £333 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.68% +25.00%  
10th Percentile £288 £161 £193
90th Percentile £454 £488 £449
South East median daily rate £419 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -1.47% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.75 - £11.00
South East median hourly rate £29.75 - £16.50

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1489 1883 1951
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.46% 80.03% 79.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2747 3826 3056
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
10th Percentile £295 £250 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 194 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.75 £13.13
90th Percentile £38.75 £34.50 £39.95
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Berkshire

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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

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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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +14 9 £300 -31.03% 2
Root Cause Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
1 13 (41.94%) Service Management
2 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
4 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
4 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
5 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
5 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
6 4 (12.90%) Degree
6 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
6 4 (12.90%) Billing
6 4 (12.90%) Change Management
6 4 (12.90%) ITSM
6 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) CCNP
6 4 (12.90%) CCIP
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.90%) Regulatory Compliance
6 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
7 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.68%) Puppet
7 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization

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 (6.45%) Apache
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) SAS
1 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.45%) BGP
2 2 (6.45%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) IOS XR
2 2 (6.45%) OSPF
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) 3G
3 1 (3.23%) 4G
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.23%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (3.23%) ISUP
3 1 (3.23%) Megaco
3 1 (3.23%) MGW
3 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (32.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Billing
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Front Office
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Compliance Specialist
1 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
2 3 (9.68%) Incident Manager
2 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.45%) Business Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Business Process Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Information Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Information Services Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Problem Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Process Consultant
3 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (3.23%) Service Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) JSON
2 2 (6.45%) Memcached
2 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (6.45%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) OAuth
3 1 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
1 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.68%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) CMDB
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Debian
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
1 13 (41.94%) Service Management
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
3 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
3 6 (19.35%) Process Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (16.13%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.90%) Change Management
5 4 (12.90%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) ITSM
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
5 4 (12.90%) Regulatory Compliance
6 3 (9.68%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Business Process Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (6.45%) Requirements Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
1 3 (9.68%) Python
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) CCIP
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) CCIE
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) HNC
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) PMO
2 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Corosync
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) Ansible
2 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Pacemaker
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) BMC
2 2 (6.45%) HP
2 2 (6.45%) NetApp
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Pegasus
2 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.45%) Remedy
2 2 (6.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.23%) Ensim
3 1 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.23%) Nokia
3 1 (3.23%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (3.23%) VMware