The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.54%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £800 £500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.50 £60.87 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+35.53% +41.55%
RMADS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
68 52 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.77% 7.08% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 37
Median daily rate £375 £348 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -10.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £218 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £545 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £403 £385
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.75 £22.64 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.59% +63.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £14.51 £12.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £129.63 £118.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £25.06 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+12.33% +28.51%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing RMADS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing RMADS across the Birmingham region.

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham