The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - 43 35
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.26% 0.78%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 3.85% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £855 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +67.64%
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
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
35 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.29% 6.86% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 20
Median daily rate £350 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £114 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £855 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £8.93 £22.50 £20.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.31% +11.91%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £29.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +45.00%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside