The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 34 54 -
Rank change year-on-year +20 -  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 7 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.07% 1.44% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Median daily rate £388 £285 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.96% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +8.47% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 293 359 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.69% 86.09% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 257 147
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £19.63 £32.50
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 Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Cardiff

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Cardiff

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
1 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (22.22%) QA

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (11.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operator
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Ajax
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) CSS3
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 3 (33.33%) XHTML
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 1 (11.11%) Velocity
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 2 (22.22%) Reference Data
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Problem Management
1 4 (44.44%) Release Management
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) Workflow
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Dashboard Development
2 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile First
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JCL
3 1 (11.11%) Korn
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) ServiceNow
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (11.11%) Micro Focus
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle