The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS 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 29 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 41 50 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing RMADS 5 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.33% 2.46% 5.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.95% 8.09% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
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£420 £520 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% +28.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £590 £431
% change year-on-year
-26.27% +36.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 £28.99 -
% change year-on-year
+110.34% -
RMADS
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
101 136 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 26.79% 30.43% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 116 7
Average daily rate £388 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £224 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 6
Average hourly rate £20.19 £12.42 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.52% +24.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 Miscellaneous 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

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +6 4 £374 -28.07%
Bath - 1 £420 -
RMADS
South West

RMADS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS.

1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) JSP 440
3 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) CESG
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
5 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
5 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (33.33%) Junior
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Security Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 4 (66.67%) CESG
2 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001