Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 July 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 90 97
Rank change year-on-year +43 +7 -20
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 10 7 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.79% 0.51% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 0.60% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £236 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +132.80% -42.73% +3.13%
10th Percentile £401 £144 £206
90th Percentile £775 £336 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -8.33% +12.50% -14.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £40.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +60.00% +16.28%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 472 1,167 1,287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.29% 84.20% 82.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 801 873
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £234 £250 £255
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 46
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +20.00% +5.52%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.63 £9.45
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate £20.57 £25.43 £15.50
% change year-on-year -19.10% +64.03% -26.19%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Root Cause Analysis as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham.

Hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (70.00%) IaaS
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 7 (70.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) Terraform
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) Identity Management
3 7 (70.00%) Network Security
3 7 (70.00%) Azure
3 7 (70.00%) PaaS
3 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (60.00%) Migration
4 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
5 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Remedy
6 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Azure
1 7 (70.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 7 (70.00%) IaaS
1 7 (70.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Expert
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps
1 7 (70.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Preventative Maintenance
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix