The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 57 82 71
Rank change year-on-year +25 -11  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.90% 0.099% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% 0.13% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £369 - £254
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 - £291
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £369 £363
% change year-on-year +8.47% +1.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 537 778 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.27% 77.18% 72.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 418 401
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 11
Median hourly rate £17.59 £38.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +72.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Reading

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Reading

Root Cause Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) API Testing
2 2 (28.57%) REST
2 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (28.57%) JSON
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) CCIP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Python

Root Cause Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) BGP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) IOS XR
2 1 (14.29%) OSPF
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous improvement Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Relationship Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) JSON
1 2 (28.57%) REST
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) API Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) CCIP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper