The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - 40 42
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.40% 2.72%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 11.63% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Average daily rate - £420 £520
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £520
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -18.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - -
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
17 43 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.51% 12.04% 18.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 32 49
Average daily rate £310 £435 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.73% -5.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £725 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £25.50 £29.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £29.00 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.30 £29.00 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £29.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +41.46%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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