Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 164 178
Rank change year-on-year +13 +14 +13
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 50 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.01% 0.57% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 13
Yorkshire median daily rate £370 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.27% -7.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £144 £255 £300
90th Percentile £454 £575 £521
England median daily rate £420 £425 £391
% change year-on-year -1.18% +8.63% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -32.00% -3.85%

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 4,269 3,736 4,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.49% 85.12% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,877 2,490 3,081
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £256 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 102 134
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.58 £14.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.04% -0.77% +1.29%
10th Percentile £11.04 £9.81 £11.02
90th Percentile £42.03 £31.43 £40.85
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.11 £22.84
% change year-on-year -4.79% +1.19% +3.80%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +21 35 £375 +41.51% 17
North Yorkshire +4 7 £125 +79.86%
South Yorkshire -16 6 £519 -1.19% 3
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 27 (54.00%) Test Scripting
2 26 (52.00%) User Stories
3 24 (48.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (42.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 20 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 19 (38.00%) Selenium
7 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
8 17 (34.00%) WebDriver
9 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
10 12 (24.00%) Scrum
10 12 (24.00%) Linux
10 12 (24.00%) Java
10 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
10 12 (24.00%) API Testing
11 11 (22.00%) BDD
11 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
12 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (18.00%) QA
13 9 (18.00%) C#
13 9 (18.00%) ITIL
14 8 (16.00%) SQL
15 7 (14.00%) SOAP
15 7 (14.00%) SoapUI
16 5 (10.00%) Test Management
16 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
16 5 (10.00%) Migration
16 5 (10.00%) Coaching
16 5 (10.00%) SDET
17 4 (8.00%) Splunk
17 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Mule
1 1 (2.00%) nginx
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Connectrix
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
1 1 (2.00%) NAS
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
1 1 (2.00%) SSL
1 1 (2.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.00%) DB2
1 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 19 (38.00%) Selenium
2 17 (34.00%) WebDriver
3 12 (24.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.00%) JMeter
7 2 (4.00%) JIRA
7 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
8 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (6.00%) Banking
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.00%) Billing
2 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Tester
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Test Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Automation Tester
3 6 (12.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) Support Technician
4 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Technician
5 3 (6.00%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.00%) SOAP
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) JSON
2 3 (6.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) ISPF
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.00%) React Native
3 1 (2.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Test Scripting
2 26 (52.00%) User Stories
3 24 (48.00%) E-Commerce
4 21 (42.00%) Exploratory Testing
5 20 (40.00%) Regression Testing
6 18 (36.00%) Test Automation
7 15 (30.00%) Software Testing
8 12 (24.00%) API Testing
8 12 (24.00%) Scrum
9 11 (22.00%) BDD
10 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (18.00%) ITIL
12 5 (10.00%) Coaching
12 5 (10.00%) Manual Testing
12 5 (10.00%) Migration
12 5 (10.00%) SDET
12 5 (10.00%) Test Management
13 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (8.00%) Defect Tracking
13 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) Java
2 9 (18.00%) C#
3 8 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.00%) Kotlin
5 3 (6.00%) PHP
6 2 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) JCL
7 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) APMG
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Ansible
1 1 (2.00%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Splunk
2 3 (6.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) BMC
4 1 (2.00%) Brocade
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) VMware