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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 127
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.11%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £600
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
UK

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
215 275 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.03% 9.73% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 145 146
Median daily rate £400 £333 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -8.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +137.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £21.99
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +13.67%

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