The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 June 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.

Root Cause Analysis
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 88 85
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 5 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.39% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.47% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 9
Median daily rate £463 £463 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +60.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £403 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £473 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.18% +42.10%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1290 1274 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.98% 82.19% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 784 779
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the East Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the East Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the East Midlands

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +3 5 £463 -1.33%
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 2 (20.00%) VB
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Deployment Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Improvement Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Process Improvement
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VB
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GCP
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) hybris
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) BMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow