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 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Root Cause Analysis
England / North East
Rank 81 68 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 -15  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 5 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.69% 0.69% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.81% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Median daily rate £393 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.83% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +8.47% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.46%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 635 740 481
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.59% 85.06% 74.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 504 262
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 21
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +38.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £28.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 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
Tyne and Wear -14 5 £393 +30.83% 5
Root Cause Analysis
England

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris
2 9 (50.00%) Migration
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) BODI
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
3 8 (44.44%) Time Management
3 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (44.44%) HP
3 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (44.44%) TIBCO
3 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (44.44%) F5
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (38.89%) SAP HANA
4 7 (38.89%) SAP

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related 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 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) BODI
1 8 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 7 (38.89%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle APEX
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Architect
2 7 (38.89%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (33.33%) Backup Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (16.67%) Systems Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Architect
6 2 (11.11%) Azure Architect
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) AIX Support
7 1 (5.56%) Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Linux Support
7 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Migration Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (5.56%) Unix Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (50.00%) Solaris
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (38.89%) HPUX
5 2 (11.11%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Time Management
3 7 (38.89%) Data Protection
3 7 (38.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (38.89%) Release Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) TOGAF
4 6 (33.33%) Change Control
4 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (33.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (38.89%) Firmware
3 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (11.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.56%) PureDisk
3 1 (5.56%) Simpana
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Cisco
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) F5
2 8 (44.44%) HP
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 8 (44.44%) TIBCO
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 7 (38.89%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) arcserve
5 1 (5.56%) Brocade
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) CommVault
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Veritas