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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 201
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £528
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
London

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
347 504 564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.03% 9.27% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 371 402
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £384
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 8
Median hourly rate £52.75 £24.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+119.79% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.55 £15.80 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.95 £55.50 £29.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+13.73% +25.31%

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