The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West / Manchester
Rank 86 93 94
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.45% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.54% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Median daily rate £413 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.47% -23.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.00 -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1072 1486 1253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.97% 83.34% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 899 674
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
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 Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Manchester

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Manchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Manchester

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Manchester

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Salford - 4 £413 -
Root Cause Analysis
North West

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

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 Manchester region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
2 9 (56.25%) Security Monitoring
3 8 (50.00%) Case Management
3 8 (50.00%) QRadar
3 8 (50.00%) Splunk
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (50.00%) Information Security
4 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (43.75%) Apple
4 7 (43.75%) CISSP
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) Unix
4 7 (43.75%) Windows
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (43.75%) SANS
4 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
4 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
4 7 (43.75%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
5 6 (37.50%) SSCP
5 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (31.25%) RESTful
6 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP GRC
1 1 (6.25%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) VoIP
3 8 (50.00%) LAN
3 8 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
5 6 (37.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (31.25%) Wireless
7 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
7 1 (6.25%) LLU
7 1 (6.25%) PABX
7 1 (6.25%) PBX
7 1 (6.25%) PSTN
7 1 (6.25%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) eCATT
1 1 (6.25%) LSMW
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Security Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Security Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (31.25%) RESTful
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Cyber Attack
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Security Monitoring
2 8 (50.00%) Case Management
2 8 (50.00%) Information Security
3 7 (43.75%) Patch Management
3 7 (43.75%) Security Operations
3 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (43.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (31.25%) Analytics
4 5 (31.25%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (31.25%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) Process Improvement
4 5 (31.25%) SIEM
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 2 (12.50%) Statistical Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) ABAP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) CISSP
1 7 (43.75%) SANS
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 6 (37.50%) SSCP
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) QRadar
2 5 (31.25%) Kibana
2 5 (31.25%) logstash
2 5 (31.25%) RSA enVision
3 2 (12.50%) Nessus
3 2 (12.50%) Nexpose
3 2 (12.50%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Splunk
2 7 (43.75%) Apple
3 5 (31.25%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) LogRhythm
4 3 (18.75%) ArcSight
4 3 (18.75%) Intel
4 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
4 3 (18.75%) NetWitness
5 2 (12.50%) Qualys
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (6.25%) Ariba
6 1 (6.25%) BroadSoft
6 1 (6.25%) Concur
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Snow