The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 124
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.037%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -

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 Scotland region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
162 293 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.25% 11.31% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 137 169
Median daily rate £344 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £8.85 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +87.23%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in Scotland