The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 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 East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 3 92 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.78% 6.42% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 7.31% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 66 4
Median daily rate £310 £280 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +9.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +86.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +57.74%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 337 1258 491
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.99% 87.79% 78.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 839 325
Median daily rate £390 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -17.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 74 32
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +78.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.80 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £40.00
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Tyne and Wear

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Tyne and Wear

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 3 £310 +10.71% 1
Root Cause Analysis
North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Solaris
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) F5
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) BODI
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
4 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
4 5 (62.50%) HPUX
4 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (50.00%) Time Management

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) iPlanet
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) MQSeries
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) FCoE
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) BODI
2 5 (62.50%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle APEX
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Azure Architect
3 2 (25.00%) DBA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (12.50%) AIX Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
4 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) ISPF
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (37.50%) Clustering
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
4 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Solaris
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) HPUX
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) MVS
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) QMS
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) C-shell
2 1 (12.50%) Korn
2 1 (12.50%) Perl
2 1 (12.50%) REXX
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (12.50%) Samba
2 1 (12.50%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (12.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Perfmon
2 1 (12.50%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) F5
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) TIBCO
5 2 (25.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (12.50%) BMC
6 1 (12.50%) CA
6 1 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (12.50%) IBM
6 1 (12.50%) Opsware
6 1 (12.50%) PlateSpin
6 1 (12.50%) Sun
6 1 (12.50%) Veritas