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 25 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 98 87
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 6 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.44% 0.28% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.34% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £325 £290 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.06% +9.43%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £27.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +10.18% +52.11%  

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 1095 1459 1158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.16% 82.57% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 628 878 687
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 33
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -4.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £37.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 25 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
Bolton - 2 - -
Root Cause Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Information Security
2 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) Case Management
3 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision
3 4 (33.33%) QRadar
3 4 (33.33%) SANS
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
3 4 (33.33%) Splunk
3 4 (33.33%) SIEM
3 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Redis
3 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 4 (33.33%) logstash
3 4 (33.33%) Kibana
3 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 4 (33.33%) IBM
3 4 (33.33%) CISSP

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
1 5 (41.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) VoIP
2 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Redis
2 2 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Security Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SOC Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (25.00%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) CentOS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Information Security
1 5 (41.67%) Security Monitoring
1 5 (41.67%) Security Operations
2 4 (33.33%) Case Management
2 4 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 4 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) SIEM
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Entry
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Wealth Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CISSP
1 4 (33.33%) SANS
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) SSCP
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Kibana
1 4 (33.33%) logstash
1 4 (33.33%) QRadar
1 4 (33.33%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Apple
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) LogRhythm
1 4 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle