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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
England / East Midlands
Rank 95 89 71
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 5 8 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.33% 0.49% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.62% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 14
Median daily rate £363 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +5.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50%  

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 1200 1300 1246
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.30% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 804 708
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.81% +71.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 24 March 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
Nottinghamshire +3 3 - - 1
Derbyshire -12 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £363 - 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) hybris
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Java
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
3 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) XenApp

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Q-Pulse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Quality Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Problem Management
2 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Coaching
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Process Improvement
3 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) ANOVA
5 1 (7.14%) Compliance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Earned Value Management
5 1 (7.14%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) MCITP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) hybris
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow