The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 537 554 505
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -49
Contract jobs citing RMADS 35 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.067% 0.030% 0.069%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.093% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 22
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £445 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £626 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £550 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15862 15036 14154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.51% 32.21% 30.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10290 9587 8423
Average daily rate £417 £410 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.64% -3.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 613 779
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +0.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 27 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -6 12 £638 +15.90% 1
South East -14 12 £398 -27.72% 10
South West - 9 £475 -
North West - - - -
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RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS.

1 78 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 62 (52.99%) Risk Management
3 60 (51.28%) CESG
4 55 (47.01%) Information Assurance
5 49 (41.88%) CESG CLAS
5 49 (41.88%) Information Security
6 48 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (40.17%) SC Cleared
8 35 (29.91%) Security Architecture
9 33 (28.21%) CISSP
10 28 (23.93%) JSP 440
11 23 (19.66%) Management Information System
11 23 (19.66%) ITIL
11 23 (19.66%) DV Cleared
12 18 (15.38%) SOA
13 17 (14.53%) Risk Assessment
13 17 (14.53%) Penetration Testing
14 16 (13.68%) JSP
15 15 (12.82%) IaaS
16 14 (11.97%) ISO 9000
16 14 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (11.11%) Manufacturing
17 13 (11.11%) Configuration Management
18 12 (10.26%) OWASP
18 12 (10.26%) Firewall
18 12 (10.26%) CEH
18 12 (10.26%) ISMS
19 11 (9.40%) Cisco
19 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
19 11 (9.40%) Vulnerability Management

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.56%) MS Office
2 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.82%) IaaS
2 3 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.71%) SaaS
3 2 (1.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) Firewall
2 8 (6.84%) DHCP
2 8 (6.84%) DNS
2 8 (6.84%) LDAP
2 8 (6.84%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (4.27%) Internet
4 3 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.71%) Network Security
6 1 (0.85%) LAN
6 1 (0.85%) VoIP
6 1 (0.85%) WAN
6 1 (0.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.71%) Big Data
1 2 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) IDOL
2 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
General
1 13 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.13%) Law
3 4 (3.42%) Local Government
4 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 3 (2.56%) Finance
4 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (23.93%) Consultant
2 21 (17.95%) Architect
3 19 (16.24%) Coordinator
4 16 (13.68%) Security Architect
4 16 (13.68%) Security Consultant
4 16 (13.68%) Security Advisor
5 13 (11.11%) CLAS Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) Lead Security Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Lead Architect
6 7 (5.98%) Information Architect
7 6 (5.13%) Analyst
7 6 (5.13%) Information Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Designer
8 5 (4.27%) Security Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Information Security Consultant
8 5 (4.27%) Information Assurance Manager
8 5 (4.27%) Designer
9 4 (3.42%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 4 (3.42%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.42%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.68%) JSP
2 8 (6.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (51.28%) CESG
2 49 (41.88%) CESG CLAS
3 23 (19.66%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.71%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.71%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.85%) PKI
6 1 (0.85%) Derivative
6 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.85%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.85%) UNIX
1 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (52.99%) Risk Management
2 55 (47.01%) Information Assurance
3 49 (41.88%) Information Security
4 35 (29.91%) Security Architecture
5 23 (19.66%) ITIL
6 18 (15.38%) SOA
7 17 (14.53%) Risk Assessment
7 17 (14.53%) Penetration Testing
8 14 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 12 (10.26%) OWASP
10 12 (10.26%) ISMS
11 11 (9.40%) Vulnerability Management
12 10 (8.55%) Incident Management
12 10 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (7.69%) TOGAF
13 9 (7.69%) Service Management
14 8 (6.84%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (6.84%) ITIL V3
15 7 (5.98%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 78 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 47 (40.17%) SC Cleared
3 33 (28.21%) CISSP
4 23 (19.66%) DV Cleared
5 12 (10.26%) CEH
6 9 (7.69%) CISM
7 8 (6.84%) Degree
8 7 (5.98%) CISA
9 3 (2.56%) CISMP
10 1 (0.85%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 28 (23.93%) JSP 440
3 14 (11.97%) ISO 9000
4 7 (5.98%) SLA
5 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
5 3 (2.56%) ISO 14001
5 3 (2.56%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.71%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (9.40%) Cisco
2 10 (8.55%) Juniper
3 2 (1.71%) Oracle
3 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.85%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.85%) VMware
4 1 (0.85%) Siebel
4 1 (0.85%) CA
4 1 (0.85%) HP
4 1 (0.85%) Citrix
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft
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