Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 160 168
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 -5
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 37 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.80% 0.60% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.72% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £270 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.47% +41.67% -25.00%
10th Percentile £255 £363 £122
90th Percentile £444 £540 £382
England median daily rate £425 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +4.62% -4.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -50.00%
England median hourly rate £24.00 £21.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.63% -17.31% +4.00%

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 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 3,879 3,872 4,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.92% 83.00% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,545 2,508 3,259
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £259 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £563
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 116 165
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.03 £14.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.02% -0.90% -4.61%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.44 £9.99
90th Percentile £42.10 £32.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -4 17 £270 -36.47% 21
South Yorkshire +15 9 £431 - 4
East Yorkshire - 7 - - 3
North Yorkshire +4 2 £70 -65.25% 4
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (37.84%) C#
4 13 (35.14%) User Stories
5 12 (32.43%) Exploratory Testing
5 12 (32.43%) Selenium
5 12 (32.43%) Test Scripting
5 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
6 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
6 10 (27.03%) Scrum
6 10 (27.03%) Java
6 10 (27.03%) SOAP
7 7 (18.92%) Linux
7 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
7 7 (18.92%) User Experience
8 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.22%) Unix
8 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.22%) Finance
9 5 (13.51%) MVC
9 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
9 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
9 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
9 5 (13.51%) .NET
9 5 (13.51%) SOA
9 5 (13.51%) Ingres
9 5 (13.51%) HP
9 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
9 5 (13.51%) Test Management
9 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server

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 (13.51%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) NAS
1 4 (10.81%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) Ingres
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Selenium
1 12 (32.43%) SoapUI
2 5 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Online Betting
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Analyst
2 8 (21.62%) Test Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Manual Tester
5 4 (10.81%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (10.81%) Web Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Web Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) DBA
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) SOAP
2 5 (13.51%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (13.51%) ServiceStack
2 5 (13.51%) WCF
2 5 (13.51%) WPF
3 2 (5.41%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.70%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 6 (16.22%) Unix
3 4 (10.81%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) SUSE
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) User Stories
3 12 (32.43%) Exploratory Testing
3 12 (32.43%) Test Scripting
4 10 (27.03%) Manual Testing
4 10 (27.03%) Scrum
5 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.51%) API Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (13.51%) MVC
7 5 (13.51%) MVVM
7 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
7 5 (13.51%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Test Management
7 5 (13.51%) Web Application Development
8 4 (10.81%) Coaching
8 4 (10.81%) People Management
8 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 14 (37.84%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.81%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (2.70%) CEH
2 1 (2.70%) CISM
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) CRISC
2 1 (2.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
2 4 (10.81%) SLA
3 2 (5.41%) GCP
4 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (2.70%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) HP
1 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
2 4 (10.81%) EMC
2 4 (10.81%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Veritas
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) Varonis