The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 50 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 4 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.23% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.10% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Median daily rate £250 - £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 365 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 79.01% 76.68% 77.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 209 233
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 13 19
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Gloucestershire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Gloucestershire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Gloucestershire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire 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
Cheltenham +7 2 £289 -
Root Cause Analysis
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) Validation
5 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) V-Model
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 4 (33.33%) System Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (33.33%) DevOps
5 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) VersionOne
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Data Steward
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Manager
3 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) System Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
2 4 (33.33%) V-Model
2 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (8.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Trillium
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas