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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 198
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.17%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £448 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £84.05 £60.87 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+38.07% +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
360 414 557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.68% 9.09% 9.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 298 391
Median daily rate £475 £450 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +36.58%

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