Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 25 May 2018 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 171 189
Rank change year-on-year +24 +18 +12
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 54 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.10% 0.36% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £280 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £262 £348 £135
90th Percentile £426 £530 £475
England median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 - £18.00
England median hourly rate £19.38 £21.92 £19.00
% change year-on-year -11.60% +15.36% +4.11%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,220 3,563 4,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.23% 84.39% 84.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,789 2,291 3,235
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £269 £263 £275
90th Percentile £538 £556 £570
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 82 115
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £13.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.89% -15.87% -5.80%
10th Percentile £10.75 £8.88 £10.20
90th Percentile £44.50 £34.07 £39.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

Root Cause Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Root Cause Analysis in Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Root Cause Analysis in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Root Cause Analysis in Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Root Cause Analysis in Yorkshire

Root Cause Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +7 31 £273 -31.88% 12
South Yorkshire -5 8 £400 - 5
East Yorkshire - 7 - - 2
North Yorkshire 0 4 £160 - 3
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Root Cause Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Root Cause Analysis.

1 24 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 23 (42.59%) SQL
3 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) Exploratory Testing
4 19 (35.19%) User Stories
5 18 (33.33%) Selenium
6 17 (31.48%) C#
7 16 (29.63%) API Testing
8 15 (27.78%) SoapUI
9 14 (25.93%) Java
10 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
10 13 (24.07%) Regression Testing
11 12 (22.22%) Scrum
11 12 (22.22%) SOAP
11 12 (22.22%) Manual Testing
12 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
12 11 (20.37%) ITIL
13 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
13 8 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Cross-Browser Testing
14 7 (12.96%) Linux
14 7 (12.96%) Problem Management
15 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
15 6 (11.11%) Migration
15 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
15 6 (11.11%) QA
16 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
16 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (9.26%) MVVM

Root Cause Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (9.26%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (5.56%) JBoss
2 3 (5.56%) Mule
2 3 (5.56%) nginx
2 3 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) SMS
2 3 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Ingres
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (3.70%) Power BI
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) QlikView
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Selenium
2 15 (27.78%) SoapUI
3 11 (20.37%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.26%) Cucumber
4 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (3.70%) Appium
7 1 (1.85%) JMeter
7 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
1 2 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Analyst
2 13 (24.07%) Test Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
4 5 (9.26%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Data Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Tester
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Support Technician
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Middleware Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.70%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.22%) SOAP
2 5 (9.26%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
2 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (9.26%) ServiceStack
2 5 (9.26%) WCF
2 5 (9.26%) WPF
3 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 4 (7.41%) HTML
3 4 (7.41%) Middleware
4 3 (5.56%) JSON
4 3 (5.56%) RESTful
4 3 (5.56%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.85%) CSS3
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) REST
5 1 (1.85%) Sass
5 1 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) User Experience
2 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Derivative
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Fintech
4 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Linux
2 5 (9.26%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Windows
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 21 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) Exploratory Testing
3 19 (35.19%) User Stories
4 16 (29.63%) API Testing
5 13 (24.07%) E-Commerce
5 13 (24.07%) Regression Testing
6 12 (22.22%) Manual Testing
6 12 (22.22%) Scrum
7 11 (20.37%) ITIL
7 11 (20.37%) Test Automation
8 8 (14.81%) System Integration Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 7 (12.96%) Problem Management
10 6 (11.11%) Migration
10 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
11 5 (9.26%) MVC
11 5 (9.26%) SOA
11 5 (9.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) C#
3 14 (25.93%) Java
4 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.56%) Perl
6 3 (5.56%) PHP
6 3 (5.56%) Python
6 3 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.85%) Java 8
7 1 (1.85%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.85%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) QA
2 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) QRadar
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) IBM
2 4 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (3.70%) IFS
3 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.85%) Splunk
4 1 (1.85%) Tableau