The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 577 546 585
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +39
Contract jobs citing RMADS 29 68 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.063% 0.13% 0.070%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.65% 1.34% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 25
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £605 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -
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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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
4467 5085 4815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.74% 10.08% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2925 3179 3153
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 182 202
Median hourly rate £20.00 £23.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £20.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +19.09%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in England

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in England

RMADS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RMADS across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

RMADS Daily Rate Histogram in England

RMADS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the England region.

RMADS Hourly Rate Trend in England

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -2 13 £500 +11.11%
West Midlands -3 9 £433 +15.36% 1
London +4 4 £775 +29.16% 2
South West +4 3 £500 +5.26% 4
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RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 61 (79.22%) Security Cleared
2 48 (62.34%) SC Cleared
3 40 (51.95%) Risk Management
4 37 (48.05%) Information Assurance
5 34 (44.16%) CESG Certified Professional
6 32 (41.56%) Management Information System
7 30 (38.96%) CESG
7 30 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 27 (35.06%) DV Cleared
9 25 (32.47%) CISSP
9 25 (32.47%) Patch Management
10 24 (31.17%) Kalman Filter
11 23 (29.87%) Cybersecurity
12 20 (25.97%) Risk Assessment
12 20 (25.97%) Cryptography
13 19 (24.68%) PCI DSS
14 18 (23.38%) SIEM
14 18 (23.38%) Information Security
14 18 (23.38%) IPsec
14 18 (23.38%) Firewall
15 17 (22.08%) VMware
15 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
15 17 (22.08%) Cisco
15 17 (22.08%) LAN
15 17 (22.08%) WAN
15 17 (22.08%) vSphere
15 17 (22.08%) ISMS
15 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (22.08%) Nessus

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.60%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) Office 365
2 1 (1.30%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.38%) Firewall
1 18 (23.38%) IPsec
2 17 (22.08%) Cisco ASA
2 17 (22.08%) LAN
2 17 (22.08%) TCP/IP
2 17 (22.08%) WAN
3 14 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 9 (11.69%) Wireless
5 8 (10.39%) SMTP
6 7 (9.09%) Internet
7 5 (6.49%) FTP
7 5 (6.49%) SSH
8 1 (1.30%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.30%) Legal
1 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Security Manager
2 17 (22.08%) Consultant
3 14 (18.18%) Security Advisor
3 14 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 11 (14.29%) Operational Security Manager
4 11 (14.29%) Security Operations Manager
5 7 (9.09%) Information Assurance Leader
6 6 (7.79%) Information Security Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Coordinator
7 5 (6.49%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 5 (6.49%) Security Assurance Coordinator
8 4 (5.19%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Information Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Information Security Manager
8 4 (5.19%) Security Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Operations Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Information Architect
10 2 (2.60%) IT Security Consultant
10 2 (2.60%) Network Engineer
10 2 (2.60%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.56%) Management Information System
2 30 (38.96%) CESG
3 20 (25.97%) Cryptography
4 8 (10.39%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.19%) PKI
6 3 (3.90%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (2.60%) BYOD
7 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.60%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Unix
3 7 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.95%) Risk Management
2 37 (48.05%) Information Assurance
3 25 (32.47%) Patch Management
4 24 (31.17%) Kalman Filter
5 23 (29.87%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (25.97%) Risk Assessment
7 18 (23.38%) Information Security
7 18 (23.38%) SIEM
8 17 (22.08%) Identity Access Management
8 17 (22.08%) ISMS
9 16 (20.78%) Security Operations
10 14 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (12.99%) Security Architecture
12 9 (11.69%) Penetration Testing
13 8 (10.39%) Business Continuity
13 8 (10.39%) Incident Management
14 7 (9.09%) OWASP
14 7 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (9.09%) Service Management
15 6 (7.79%) Fuzz Testing
Qualifications
1 61 (79.22%) Security Cleared
2 48 (62.34%) SC Cleared
3 34 (44.16%) CESG Certified Professional
4 27 (35.06%) DV Cleared
5 25 (32.47%) CISSP
6 10 (12.99%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (11.69%) CEH
8 8 (10.39%) BC Cleared
8 8 (10.39%) CLAS
9 4 (5.19%) CISM
10 2 (2.60%) CISMP
10 2 (2.60%) CRISC
11 1 (1.30%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (38.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (24.68%) PCI DSS
3 16 (20.78%) JSP 440
4 10 (12.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (2.60%) GPG13
6 1 (1.30%) COBIT
6 1 (1.30%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (1.30%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.30%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.30%) ISO27002
System Software
1 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (22.08%) vSphere
2 9 (11.69%) Active Directory
3 5 (6.49%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (22.08%) Nessus
1 17 (22.08%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 17 (22.08%) AlienVault
1 17 (22.08%) Cisco
1 17 (22.08%) VMware
2 14 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.39%) Citrix
3 8 (10.39%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) ServiceNow
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