The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
London / City of London
Rank - 148 190
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% 0.078%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.30% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £503 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.83% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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 City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
312 331 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.78% 10.77% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 231 352
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 3
Median hourly rate - £31.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +75.00%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London