Period
to 8 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 8 August 2020 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 125 183 193
Rank change year-on-year +58 +10 +24
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 8 57 58
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.88% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.98% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 41
Median daily rate £506 £426 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.77% -10.26% +9.83%
10th Percentile £304 £338 £198
90th Percentile £562 £553 £575
Central London median daily rate £500 £426 £475
% change year-on-year +17.30% -10.26% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £16.95 £14.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.53% -
Central London median hourly rate - £16.95 £14.80
% change year-on-year - +14.53% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,964 5,843 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.15% 89.95% 88.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,366 4,569 4,843
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £338 £350 £331
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 73 104
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% +11.39% -7.75%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £51.55 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +0.03%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Wiki
3 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) BMC Performance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Validation

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Datadog
2 1 (12.50%) Power Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Power BI
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Process Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Graph
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) BDD
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
2 1 (12.50%) Microservices
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Presales
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
2 1 (12.50%) Server Hardening
2 1 (12.50%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Java 8
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) AppDynamics
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) CA
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dynatrace
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Splunk