Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 13 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 164 181
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 +6
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 38 47 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.76% 0.92% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.09% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 4
East of England median daily rate £400 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -35.29% +25.46%
10th Percentile £256 £167 £319
90th Percentile £495 £580 £496
England median daily rate £421 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.99% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.50% +11.11% -76.77%
England median hourly rate £18.72 £17.74 £23.75
% change year-on-year +5.52% -25.31% -35.97%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,256 4,327 3,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.38% 84.74% 82.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,515 2,500 2,288
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 257 320
East of England median hourly rate £17.97 £33.33 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.08% +5.81% +29.55%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.94 £12.45
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.04 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.84
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.10% +3.80%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the East of England

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the East of England

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the East of England over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the East of England

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the East of England

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. 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
Cambridgeshire +7 14 £364 +113.03% 6
Essex -10 11 £450 +181.25% 3
Bedfordshire - 7 £375 - 2
Hertfordshire -9 4 £400 -5.88% 4
Suffolk -9 1 £275 -31.25%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
1 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 10 (26.32%) SLA
3 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 9 (23.68%) Linux
4 8 (21.05%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
5 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
5 7 (18.42%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) DNS
5 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.79%) Finance
6 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
6 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (13.16%) SDLC
7 5 (13.16%) Wiki
7 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
7 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) Big Data
7 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
7 5 (13.16%) Active Directory

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) Akamai
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.63%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) BIG-IP
3 3 (7.89%) HTTP
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) Internet
4 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) Big Data
2 2 (5.26%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
3 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) IT Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Security Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Problem Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Support
3 3 (7.89%) Systems Support Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Test Leader
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Incident Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Problem Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Site Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Web Services
2 2 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Wiki
3 3 (7.89%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.63%) Clustering
5 1 (2.63%) Cyber Defence
5 1 (2.63%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
5 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Problem Management
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) ITSM
4 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.16%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.16%) SDLC
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) DevOps
6 4 (10.53%) Information Security
6 4 (10.53%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (10.53%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (10.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) Perl
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) Python
3 2 (5.26%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) CNE
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCP
3 2 (5.26%) Novell Certification
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) VCP5
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) GDPR
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Ansible
2 3 (7.89%) Terraform
3 2 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Cloudera
3 4 (10.53%) F5
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Hyperion
4 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
4 3 (7.89%) Wonderware
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
5 2 (5.26%) Google
5 2 (5.26%) McAfee
5 2 (5.26%) New Relic
5 2 (5.26%) Remedy
5 2 (5.26%) Sophos
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Clearswift
6 1 (2.63%) Computacenter
6 1 (2.63%) Proofpoint
6 1 (2.63%) Zerto