Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 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
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 134 145
Rank change year-on-year +11 +11 -47
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 9 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.40% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 14
Leeds median daily rate £265 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.65% +41.67% -30.23%
10th Percentile £255 £300 £122
90th Percentile £293 £470 £357
West Yorkshire median daily rate £268 £400 £300
% change year-on-year -33.13% +33.33% -30.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leeds median hourly rate - £14.50 -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.50 £21.53
% change year-on-year - -32.64% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1925 2273 2832
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 86.01% 87.79% 87.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1536 1988
Leeds median daily rate £410 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £275 £282 £263
90th Percentile £550 £563 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 66
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.85% -5.58% +5.91%
10th Percentile £13.35 £10.20 £8.94
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.50 £39.75
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +3.45%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Leeds

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Leeds

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
1 8 (88.89%) Exploratory Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 5 (55.56%) QA
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Process Management
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Degree

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Lucidchart
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Manual Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Web Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Process Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Exploratory Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
1 8 (88.89%) User Stories
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Tracking
3 5 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Coaching
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft