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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
UK / Scotland
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.078%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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
162 266 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.80% 10.29% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 132 132
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £225 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +121.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £41.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-44.09% +70.40%

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