The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - 40 50
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.11% 2.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 9.30% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Median daily rate - £374 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £600 £590
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+41.68% +19.00%
RMADS
South 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 Somerset region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 43 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.55% 11.98% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 63
Median daily rate £376 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £312 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +8.43%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset