The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 114 120
Rank change year-on-year +13 +6  
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 1 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.070% 0.49% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.080% 0.55% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £425 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.52% +277.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +10.18% +42.10%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1246 1806 1816
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 86.95% 87.76% 86.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1250 1288
Median daily rate £403 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 35
Median hourly rate £10.89 £14.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.93% -55.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £10.20 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.02 £170.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in West Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) CCNP
2 2 (40.00%) CCNA
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) Xerox
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Informatica
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) PowerExchange
3 1 (20.00%) BGP

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (20.00%) PowerExchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BGP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (20.00%) ISDN
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) EMC Centera
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Control
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) People Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCDA
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) EMC
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Xerox