Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 January 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 87 112
Rank change year-on-year +3 +25 -37
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.40% 0.23% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.28% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £340 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.71% - -
North West median daily rate £330 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -17.50% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £17.74 - £47.71

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,032 1,088 1,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.23% 85.20% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 787 1,131
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £258 £235 £270
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 33 55
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.66 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% +10.64% -5.23%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £38.47 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £23.30 £33.00
% change year-on-year -7.72% -29.40% +73.68%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Cheshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Cheshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Cheshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Cheshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Crewe - 1 £350 - 2
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Root Cause Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (60.00%) HFM
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) TestNG
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) HFM
1 3 (60.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (60.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
1 1 (20.00%) Sauce Labs
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) TestNG
1 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) SAP Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Accountant
3 1 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Accountant
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (20.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Malware Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Hyperion
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (20.00%) FireEye
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec