Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 156 185 208
Rank change year-on-year +29 +23 -6
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 39 56 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.78% 0.82% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.93% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 35 34
City of London median daily rate £425 £420 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -8.70% +8.24%
10th Percentile £350 £156 £293
90th Percentile £544 £574 £593
Central London median daily rate £450 £435 £450
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 0
City of London median hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.95% - -
Central London median hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 -
% change year-on-year +26.95% - -

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 4,390 6,014 6,324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.17% 88.17% 89.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,373 4,702 5,056
City of London median daily rate £513 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £319 £315 £325
90th Percentile £685 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £505 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -1.51% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 62
City of London median hourly rate £20.92 £19.25 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.65% +2.94% -8.04%
10th Percentile £12.15 £13.00 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.25 £36.25 £36.68
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.44% +7.89%

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 22 January 2020.

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 22 January 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 17 (43.59%) Windows
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) Finance
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (23.08%) Migration
5 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 8 (20.51%) Office 365
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
6 8 (20.51%) ITSM
6 8 (20.51%) SCCM
6 8 (20.51%) Service Management
6 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
6 8 (20.51%) SLA
7 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
7 7 (17.95%) Degree
7 7 (17.95%) VMware
7 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
8 6 (15.38%) Validation
8 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (15.38%) Citrix
8 6 (15.38%) Python
9 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.82%) DHCP
9 5 (12.82%) DNS
9 5 (12.82%) SQL
9 5 (12.82%) SAN
9 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
9 5 (12.82%) Incident Management

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 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Airflow
2 3 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.69%) Luigi
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.51%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Azure
3 3 (7.69%) AWS
4 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (5.13%) IaaS
5 1 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.56%) Datadog
5 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) DHCP
1 5 (12.82%) DNS
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) NAS
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (7.69%) Azkaban
1 3 (7.69%) Big Data
1 3 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) IT Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) IT Support
4 5 (12.82%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Service Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Data Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Operations Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Problem Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Kafka
1 3 (7.69%) REST
1 3 (7.69%) Spark Streaming
2 2 (5.13%) ADSI
2 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) COM
3 1 (2.56%) RESTful
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (2.56%) DTCC
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
4 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 7 (17.95%) Windows 10
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.13%) Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
6 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) ITIL V3
2 9 (23.08%) Migration
3 8 (20.51%) ITSM
3 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
3 8 (20.51%) Service Management
4 6 (15.38%) Validation
5 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
5 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (10.26%) DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) Performance Metrics
6 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.26%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (7.69%) Data Extraction
7 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.69%) Use Case
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow
7 3 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 6 (15.38%) Python
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) AWK
4 3 (7.69%) C++
4 3 (7.69%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) Scala
4 3 (7.69%) sed
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) C
5 2 (5.13%) XPath
6 1 (2.56%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) MCSA
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.56%) EMIR
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) XenApp
3 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 5 (12.82%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.69%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (2.56%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (10.26%) Symantec
5 3 (7.69%) Remedy
6 2 (5.13%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle
6 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.56%) Aruba
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) NetApp
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.56%) Veeam
7 1 (2.56%) Zscaler