Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 14 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 > South West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 164 173
Rank change year-on-year -41 +9 +23
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 29 40 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.72% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.86% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 17
South West median daily rate £285 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.33% +8.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £160 £276 £117
90th Percentile £496 £477 £430
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £11.25 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.00% -39.19% -
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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,598 4,655 4,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.86% 83.47% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,583 2,926 3,128
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 199 295
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%
10th Percentile £13.54 £11.63 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.88 £49.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the South West

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 14 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
Gloucestershire -23 15 £478 +83.83% 7
Wiltshire -24 7 £375 -12.79% 3
Bristol -22 6 £160 -59.03% 4
Somerset - 1 £425 - 3
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 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 South West region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
3 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
4 10 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (31.03%) Internet
6 8 (27.59%) HP
7 7 (24.14%) EMC
7 7 (24.14%) Veritas
7 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
7 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
7 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (20.69%) HP Storage
8 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.69%) Storage Management
8 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (20.69%) NAS
8 6 (20.69%) NetApp
8 6 (20.69%) SNIA Certification
8 6 (20.69%) Brocade
8 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
8 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (20.69%) Tivoli
8 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) Python
9 5 (17.24%) Content Management
9 5 (17.24%) CMS

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.24%) CMS
3 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
4 3 (10.34%) Apache Spark
4 3 (10.34%) IIS
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Internet
2 6 (20.69%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (20.69%) iSCSI
2 6 (20.69%) NAS
3 4 (13.79%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) BGP
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.45%) EIGRP
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) NX-OS
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Apache Accumulo
1 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
1 3 (10.34%) JMeter
1 3 (10.34%) Selenium
1 3 (10.34%) WATIR
General
1 3 (10.34%) Military
2 2 (6.90%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.90%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Wintel Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Test Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Support
3 3 (10.34%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Pega Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.45%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) HP Storage
3 5 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (17.24%) User Experience
4 2 (6.90%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Robotics
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
3 3 (10.34%) Solaris
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
2 7 (24.14%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (20.69%) Incident Management
3 6 (20.69%) Storage Management
4 5 (17.24%) Content Management
4 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.34%) Defect Tracking
6 3 (10.34%) Demand Management
6 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 3 (10.34%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Python
2 4 (13.79%) C
2 4 (13.79%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) DV Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) SNIA Certification
4 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) HNC
5 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
6 2 (6.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (6.90%) Degree
6 2 (6.90%) HND
7 1 (3.45%) CCNP
7 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) vSphere
4 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) WSUS
3 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.45%) Netcool
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Opsview
4 1 (3.45%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) HP
2 7 (24.14%) EMC
2 7 (24.14%) Veritas
3 6 (20.69%) Brocade
3 6 (20.69%) NetApp
4 3 (10.34%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) VMware
5 2 (6.90%) McAfee
5 2 (6.90%) Pega
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) Meridio
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) Remedy
6 1 (3.45%) SAP