Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 202 202 192
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +52
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 42 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.60% 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.53% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 31
City of London median daily rate £470 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £283 £349 £313
90th Percentile £595 £738 £588
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,191 5,465 6,102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.87% 87.89% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,952 4,351 4,859
City of London median daily rate £508 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £333 £313 £288
90th Percentile £688 £672 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.88% -5.68% +15.80%
10th Percentile £11.74 £13.70 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.10 £55.00 £53.10
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.68
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.37% +20.46%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

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

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 15 (35.71%) Finance
3 14 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (30.95%) ITIL
5 12 (28.57%) SLA
5 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 12 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
6 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
6 11 (26.19%) Linux
6 11 (26.19%) VMware
6 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (21.43%) Degree
7 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 9 (21.43%) Budget Control
7 9 (21.43%) Office 365
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (19.05%) Banking
8 8 (19.05%) Backup Exec
8 8 (19.05%) MCSE
8 8 (19.05%) Cisco
8 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
9 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 7 (16.67%) Unix
9 7 (16.67%) MCP
9 7 (16.67%) Java
9 7 (16.67%) NetBackup

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 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.38%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) LatentZero
1 1 (2.38%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (16.67%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Intranet
3 1 (2.38%) IPv4
3 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) NAS
3 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) SSH
3 1 (2.38%) VLAN
3 1 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Big Data
1 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.14%) HBase
2 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.14%) Sqoop
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.38%) DB2
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.38%) Power BI
4 1 (2.38%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.76%) Maven
2 2 (4.76%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 15 (35.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (23.81%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.76%) Hadoop Administrator
6 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Kafka
2 2 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
2 2 (4.76%) JMS
2 2 (4.76%) JSP
2 2 (4.76%) Sensu
2 2 (4.76%) Servlets
2 2 (4.76%) Spring
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) iPhone
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Equities
4 1 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.38%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (26.19%) Linux
4 7 (16.67%) Unix
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 13 (30.95%) ITIL
3 12 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 11 (26.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (26.19%) Incident Management
5 9 (21.43%) Budget Control
6 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.67%) Change Control
6 7 (16.67%) People Management
6 7 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (16.67%) Software Licensing
7 6 (14.29%) Service Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Data Management
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.52%) Migration
8 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) SIEM
9 3 (7.14%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
1 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) MCSE
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (16.67%) MCP
4 6 (14.29%) CCNA
4 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) MBA
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (26.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) Apache Flume
4 3 (7.14%) HDFS
4 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) Docker
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Backup Exec
2 7 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.52%) Puppet
4 3 (7.14%) Ansible
4 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (4.76%) Capistrano
6 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.38%) SCCM
6 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Cisco
4 7 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.67%) Sophos
4 7 (16.67%) Veeam
5 6 (14.29%) Splunk
6 5 (11.90%) Oracle
7 4 (9.52%) CyberArk
7 4 (9.52%) McAfee
8 3 (7.14%) IBM
8 3 (7.14%) Remedy
9 2 (4.76%) Apple
9 2 (4.76%) New Relic
9 2 (4.76%) Sybase
10 1 (2.38%) Blue Coat
10 1 (2.38%) F5
10 1 (2.38%) FactSet
10 1 (2.38%) ION Trading
10 1 (2.38%) Wallstreet Suite