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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
London / City of London
Rank - 151 185
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.61% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -

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
354 328 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.95% 10.26% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 239 333
Median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £306 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-49.41% +84.78%

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