Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 July 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 West
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 177 204 205
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1 -15
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 24 39 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.42% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.62% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 13
North West median daily rate £316 £369 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.24% +22.92% -20.00%
10th Percentile £194 £241 £252
90th Percentile £438 £561 £630
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
North West median hourly rate - £26.00 £35.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.46% +96.42%
England median hourly rate £21.92 £26.75 £20.86
% change year-on-year -18.07% +28.27% +6.95%

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4642 6291 6132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.71% 82.19% 79.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2854 3887 3470
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 204 274
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.82% +23.94%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.71 £53.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.96
% change year-on-year - +13.87% +6.86%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in the North West

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

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

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in the North West over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

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

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Manchester +15 14 £425 +46.55% 1
Cheshire +30 8 £275 -48.84% 3
Merseyside 0 1 - - 2
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 9 (37.50%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) CISSP
3 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) LAN
3 7 (29.17%) WAN
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) Patch Management
3 7 (29.17%) SANS
3 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
3 7 (29.17%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (25.00%) QRadar
4 6 (25.00%) Case Management
4 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 6 (25.00%) Splunk
4 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 6 (25.00%) VPN
4 6 (25.00%) IBM
4 6 (25.00%) VoIP
4 6 (25.00%) Apple
4 6 (25.00%) SSCP
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) Python

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) JBoss
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Firewall
1 7 (29.17%) LAN
1 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
1 7 (29.17%) WAN
2 6 (25.00%) VoIP
2 6 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.83%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) DMZ
5 1 (4.17%) DNS
5 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.17%) IPsec
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Redis
2 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Local Government
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.17%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (8.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) AIX
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) CentOS
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Information Security
2 7 (29.17%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (29.17%) Patch Management
2 7 (29.17%) Security Monitoring
2 7 (29.17%) Security Operations
3 6 (25.00%) Case Management
3 6 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (16.67%) Open Source
5 4 (16.67%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Python
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.33%) VB
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) CISSP
1 7 (29.17%) SANS
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) SSCP
3 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CEH
4 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) GCFA
4 1 (4.17%) GIAC
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) PowerHA
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) QRadar
2 4 (16.67%) Kibana
2 4 (16.67%) logstash
2 4 (16.67%) RSA enVision
3 2 (8.33%) Nessus
3 2 (8.33%) Nexpose
3 2 (8.33%) Nmap
3 2 (8.33%) SCCM
4 1 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Apple
1 6 (25.00%) IBM
1 6 (25.00%) Splunk
2 4 (16.67%) LogRhythm
3 2 (8.33%) ArcSight
3 2 (8.33%) Intel
3 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (8.33%) McAfee
3 2 (8.33%) NetWitness
3 2 (8.33%) Qualys
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (8.33%) Snow
4 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
Wirral, Merseyside
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