Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 177 193
Rank change year-on-year +18 +16 -54
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 28 31 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.57% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.68% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 20
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +33.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £255 £285 £122
90th Percentile £570 £521 £382
England median daily rate £425 £400 £397
% change year-on-year +6.25% +0.69% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £21.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.39% -12.95%
England median hourly rate £17.00 £25.00 £28.45
% change year-on-year -32.00% -12.13% +13.80%

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 3700 4584 5132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.48% 84.13% 83.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2984 3518
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 131 179
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.87 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.64% +2.52% -
10th Percentile £9.94 £11.06 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £37.00 £34.41
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 Yorkshire +21 14 £525 +82.61%
West Yorkshire -2 11 £265 -33.75% 4
North Yorkshire +8 2 £70 -65.25%
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Root Cause Analysis
England

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

1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) SOAP
2 9 (32.14%) Selenium
2 9 (32.14%) Manual Testing
2 9 (32.14%) SoapUI
2 9 (32.14%) User Stories
2 9 (32.14%) Exploratory Testing
3 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 8 (28.57%) C#
3 8 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (25.00%) Banking
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 7 (25.00%) QA
5 6 (21.43%) Test Management
5 6 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
5 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 6 (21.43%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
6 5 (17.86%) Information Security
6 5 (17.86%) Symantec
6 5 (17.86%) CISM
6 5 (17.86%) EMC
6 5 (17.86%) CISSP
6 5 (17.86%) SAN
6 5 (17.86%) IBM

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:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) NAS
1 5 (17.86%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Selenium
1 9 (32.14%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.71%) Games
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Online Betting
4 1 (3.57%) German Language
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Information Security Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) Information Specialist
3 5 (17.86%) Manual Tester
3 5 (17.86%) Security Specialist
4 4 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) SDLC Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) SOAP
2 3 (10.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) SUSE
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (32.14%) Exploratory Testing
1 9 (32.14%) Manual Testing
1 9 (32.14%) User Stories
2 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 8 (28.57%) Scrum
2 8 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 7 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (21.43%) Defect Tracking
4 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 6 (21.43%) Test Management
5 5 (17.86%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.86%) Information Security
5 5 (17.86%) Investment Management
6 4 (14.29%) Coaching
6 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (14.29%) People Management
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) CEH
1 5 (17.86%) CISM
1 5 (17.86%) CISSP
1 5 (17.86%) CRISC
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (3.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) GCP
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) HP
2 5 (17.86%) EMC
2 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
2 5 (17.86%) Symantec
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (10.71%) Veritas
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.14%) Varonis
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp