Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 147 169 191
Rank change year-on-year +22 +22 +17
Contract jobs citing Root Cause Analysis 52 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.47% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 11 11
Yorkshire median daily rate £338 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +33.33% -11.11%
10th Percentile £257 £255 £135
90th Percentile £438 £575 £475
England median daily rate £405 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -4.71% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £18.48 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -0.11% -28.85% +17.25%

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 4,309 3,587 5,022
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 87.40% 84.98% 86.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,897 2,356 3,400
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +12.36%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £275
90th Percentile £539 £550 £555
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 89 111
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.51 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.04% -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £11.17 £8.42 £10.20
90th Percentile £43.25 £38.70 £42.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 +10 37 £285 +5.56% 6
South Yorkshire -4 7 £400 -23.81% 7
North Yorkshire +9 5 £143 - 1
Root Cause Analysis
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 28 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 25 (48.08%) User Stories
2 25 (48.08%) Exploratory Testing
3 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
4 21 (40.38%) Selenium
5 19 (36.54%) Java
5 19 (36.54%) Regression Testing
6 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 16 (30.77%) API Testing
7 15 (28.85%) SQL
8 14 (26.92%) Scrum
8 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (26.92%) SoapUI
9 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
9 13 (25.00%) SOAP
10 11 (21.15%) C#
10 11 (21.15%) Linux
10 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
10 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
10 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
11 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
11 10 (19.23%) BDD
12 9 (17.31%) ITIL
12 9 (17.31%) QA
13 8 (15.38%) Migration
14 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
15 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (11.54%) SAP
15 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
15 6 (11.54%) Data Quality

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 3 (5.77%) Apache
1 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (5.77%) JBoss
1 3 (5.77%) Mule
1 3 (5.77%) nginx
1 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.77%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
1 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.92%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SMS
2 3 (5.77%) SSL
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
2 2 (3.85%) Power BI
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) QlikView
3 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Selenium
2 14 (26.92%) SoapUI
3 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 11 (21.15%) WebDriver
4 10 (19.23%) Cucumber
5 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.77%) JMeter
6 2 (3.85%) Appium
7 1 (1.92%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.92%) JIRA
7 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Marketing
2 3 (5.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Test Automation Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Test Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Tester
3 8 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Data Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Applications Support
5 5 (9.62%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Manual Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Technician
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Manual Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Middleware Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
8 2 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.00%) SOAP
2 4 (7.69%) CSS
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
2 4 (7.69%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) JSON
3 3 (5.77%) RESTful
3 3 (5.77%) XML
4 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.92%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.92%) CSS3
4 1 (1.92%) HTML5
4 1 (1.92%) JMS
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) Sass
4 1 (1.92%) Spring
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.92%) Derivative
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Fintech
2 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 25 (48.08%) Exploratory Testing
2 25 (48.08%) User Stories
3 22 (42.31%) E-Commerce
4 19 (36.54%) Regression Testing
5 16 (30.77%) API Testing
5 16 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (26.92%) Scrum
7 13 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 11 (21.15%) Manual Testing
9 10 (19.23%) BDD
10 9 (17.31%) ITIL
11 8 (15.38%) Migration
12 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
13 6 (11.54%) Coaching
13 6 (11.54%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
13 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (9.62%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) Java
2 15 (28.85%) SQL
3 11 (21.15%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.69%) Perl
6 3 (5.77%) Kotlin
6 3 (5.77%) PHP
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) QA
2 6 (11.54%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Ansible
1 3 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.77%) Puppet
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) SAP
2 5 (9.62%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Splunk
4 2 (3.85%) IFS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.92%) BMC
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) VMware