Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 100 102
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 11 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.90% 0.21% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.25% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 6
Wales median daily rate £412 £405 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.73% +9.83% -13.24%
10th Percentile £379 £363 £313
90th Percentile £443 £426 £438
UK median daily rate £425 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +9.68% - -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year -32.00% +3.09% -3.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1027 1199 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.70% 83.85% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 845 964
Wales median daily rate £386 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £182 £213 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 56
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.38
90th Percentile £50.79 £61.25 £40.63
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Wales

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Wales

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Wales

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 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
South Wales +12 8 £412 +1.73%
North Wales - 3 £410 -
Root Cause Analysis
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (63.64%) Kafka
1 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (63.64%) Marathon
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 5 (45.45%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) QA
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) DSDM
5 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
5 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Test Planning

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (63.64%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (27.27%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
3 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Database Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB DBA
2 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
2 2 (18.18%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) AWS Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Kafka
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) DSDM
4 3 (27.27%) Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) OpenUP
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (45.45%) SLA
2 3 (27.27%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Marathon