The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 - 156 -
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.024% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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 -
RMADS
England

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 North West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
269 385 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.56% 9.32% 8.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 243 175
Median daily rate £425 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £241 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £45.75 £37.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.64% +146.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.26 £15.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.47 £31.40
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 the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 North West

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

RMADS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

RMADS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

RMADS
Top 5 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance Practitioner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440