Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 23 November 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 106 119
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 4 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.99% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 1.18% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 9
Edinburgh median daily rate £600 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -16.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £550 £313 £343
90th Percentile £710 £438 £522
Scotland median daily rate £415 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +18.57% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £16.50
Scotland median hourly rate - - £20.75

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2490 1777 2658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.41% 83.78% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1456 1025 1370
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £262
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 20
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £17.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +11.20% +12.62%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £11.87
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Edinburgh

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 3 (75.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (75.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) CEH
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) SANS
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) AIX

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Attack
1 3 (75.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Anomaly Detection
1 3 (75.00%) Attack Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Cyber Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 3 (75.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Conflict Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Task Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CEH
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica