Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 71 103
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32 -4
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 9 99 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.74% 3.67% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 4.36% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 70 11
North East median daily rate £381 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.16% -9.68% -0.80%
10th Percentile £322 £223 £256
90th Percentile £538 £366 £350
England median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 5
North East median hourly rate - £36.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +140.00% -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% -3.85% +4.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1026 2271 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.17% 84.30% 83.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 1570 1077
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 94 76
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.07% +64.75% -10.08%
10th Percentile £9.93 £11.02 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.05 £36.00 £33.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the North East over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North East

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -12 8 £363 +30.63%
Root Cause Analysis
England

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 North East region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 5 (55.56%) Perl
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
2 4 (44.44%) C-shell
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (44.44%) Korn
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
2 4 (44.44%) FCoE
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) SUSE
2 4 (44.44%) Samba
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) iPlanet
2 4 (44.44%) JBoss
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 3 (33.33%) OpenStack
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) FCoE
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) iSCSI
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
3 3 (33.33%) LDAP
3 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HANA
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) gulp
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 1 (11.11%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) AIX
1 4 (44.44%) HPUX
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
1 4 (44.44%) SUSE
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Management
3 3 (33.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) C-shell
2 4 (44.44%) Korn
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Samba
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) KVM
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) OpenView
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) PureDisk
2 1 (11.11%) Simpana
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) F5
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) Cognos
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Opsware
3 3 (33.33%) PlateSpin
3 3 (33.33%) Veritas
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Borland
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) arcserve
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) CommVault
5 1 (11.11%) EMC
5 1 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec