The first table below looks at the demand for Root Cause Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Root Cause Analysis over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Yorkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Root Cause Analysis
Rank 99 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.50% 0.60% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.82% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £388 £369 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.08% +41.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £292
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -45.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1371 975 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 76.04% 73.58% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 506 709
Average daily rate £350 £330 £342
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 31
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.93 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% -9.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.83 £12.17 £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £110.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Root Cause Analysis
Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Root Cause Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Root Cause Analysis Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Root Cause Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -14 8 £400 +14.28% 1
Halifax - 1 £365 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Bradford - - - - 1
Brighouse - - - -
Root Cause Analysis
Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Root Cause Analysis.

1 8 (38.10%) SQL
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) QA
3 6 (28.57%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (19.05%) Middleware
5 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (14.29%) Cognos
6 3 (14.29%) AIX
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (14.29%) .NET
6 3 (14.29%) C#
6 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Root Cause Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) CATIA
2 1 (4.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
2 1 (4.76%) SMTP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) VLAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Administrator
2 6 (28.57%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.76%) MI Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Metrics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Middleware
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) WCF
2 3 (14.29%) LINQ
2 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) WinForms
4 1 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 3 (14.29%) AIX
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) ERP
5 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
5 1 (4.76%) CAD
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Management
5 1 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNA
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (9.52%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.76%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Cognos
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Intel
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas
5 1 (4.76%) Lotus
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.76%) Perforce
5 1 (4.76%) FatWire
5 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky