The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 54 65 67
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 18 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.47% 0.66% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 0.77% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +34.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £388 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £417 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +8.47% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.46%  

Root Cause Analysis is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 618 646 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.66% 85.90% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 366 338
Median daily rate £415 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Milton Keynes

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Milton Keynes

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Milton Keynes

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Milton Keynes

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) Oracle
4 8 (36.36%) Remedy
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (31.82%) CA
5 7 (31.82%) CA Wily
5 7 (31.82%) Nimsoft
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (31.82%) NetQoS
5 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
5 7 (31.82%) e-Health
5 7 (31.82%) SCOM
5 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 7 (31.82%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Introscope
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) LAN
6 6 (27.27%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) DHCP
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (27.27%) Change Management
6 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (22.73%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) DHCP
1 6 (27.27%) DNS
1 6 (27.27%) LAN
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) ATM
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Introscope
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Monitoring Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Wintel Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Wintel Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Security Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) DHTML
2 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) J2EE
2 1 (4.55%) JSF
2 1 (4.55%) JSP
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) Struts
2 1 (4.55%) Struts2
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) e-Health
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Incident Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Change Management
4 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) ERD
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
7 1 (4.55%) CRM
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Management
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (4.55%) Security Management
7 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (18.18%) CCNA
3 4 (18.18%) CCNP
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) MCSA
4 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
5 2 (9.09%) CISA
5 2 (9.09%) CISMP
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) VCP5
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) OCA
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) UAG
4 4 (18.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) CA Wily
1 7 (31.82%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) Remedy
3 7 (31.82%) CA
3 7 (31.82%) NetQoS
3 7 (31.82%) Nimsoft
3 7 (31.82%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Forcepoint
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) Computacenter