Period
to 25 March 2019

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 25 March 2019 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
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 138 130
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 26 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.62% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.95% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 9
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +8.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £214 £363 £305
90th Percentile £617 £483 £650
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year - -11.11% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £23.75 -
South East median hourly rate £23.13 £19.88 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.35% +20.45% -65.26%

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 3,628 3,386 3,220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.61% 84.50% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,730 1,678 1,565
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £287 £244
90th Percentile £600 £595 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 83 125
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% -12.90% -28.07%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.08 £47.50 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £24.47 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.93% +6.71% -18.18%

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 25 March 2019.

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 25 March 2019. 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 -10 10 £575 +35.29%
Reading -6 8 £438 -
Maidenhead +3 2 £375 - 2
Slough - 1 £150 -
Root Cause Analysis
South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, 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 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Windows
3 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Retail
4 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle Retail
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
6 6 (23.08%) LAN
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 5 (19.23%) WAN
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
7 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (15.38%) User Experience
8 4 (15.38%) Office 365
8 4 (15.38%) SLA
8 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
8 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (15.38%) CCNP
8 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (7.69%) Serverless
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) LAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) BGP
4 3 (11.54%) DWDM
4 3 (11.54%) EIGRP
4 3 (11.54%) Internet
4 3 (11.54%) MPLS
4 3 (11.54%) OSPF
4 3 (11.54%) RIP
4 3 (11.54%) SDH
4 3 (11.54%) VPLS
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.85%) Skype
5 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
4 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) AnthillPro
2 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) JUnit
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (30.77%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Integration Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Network Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Build Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) User Experience
3 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (7.69%) Life Science
5 1 (3.85%) EPoS
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Linux
4 3 (11.54%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Analytics
5 3 (11.54%) Fault Management
5 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (11.54%) Network Management
5 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) PL/SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C#
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) BC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (11.54%) CCIP
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Nortel
5 1 (3.85%) F5
5 1 (3.85%) HP
5 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) VMware