The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 254 229 227
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -2
Contract jobs citing RMADS 5 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.054% 0.077% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.27% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
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£550 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £410 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £525 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £545 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +21.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.98 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2905 2617 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.47% 28.80% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1542 1405 1143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 146 163
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.80 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.72% +3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £47.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

RMADS
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing RMADS across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

RMADS Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

RMADS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the South East region.

RMADS Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 July 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
Hampshire -1 3 £588 +17.50%
Surrey - 2 £428 -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) Information Assurance
3 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (61.11%) ISMS
5 8 (44.44%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 4 (22.22%) JSP 440
7 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 3 (16.67%) CISSP
8 3 (16.67%) JSP
8 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.11%) Legal
9 2 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) IIS
9 2 (11.11%) Internet
9 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
9 2 (11.11%) Degree
9 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
9 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
10 1 (5.56%) MVNO
10 1 (5.56%) CESG
10 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
10 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
10 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) TETRA
3 1 (5.56%) LTE
3 1 (5.56%) MVNO
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) 3GPP
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Information Manager
1 11 (61.11%) Information Security Manager
1 11 (61.11%) Security Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Security Officer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Manager
3 6 (33.33%) Senior Information Security Officer
3 6 (33.33%) Chief Information Officer
3 6 (33.33%) Chief Information Security Officer
3 6 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
3 6 (33.33%) Chief Security Officer
4 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 2 (11.11%) Information Assurance Specialist
5 2 (11.11%) Information Specialist
6 1 (5.56%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) CLAS Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Chief Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) CESG
3 1 (5.56%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Frameworx
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Information Security
2 16 (88.89%) Information Assurance
3 12 (66.67%) Risk Management
4 11 (61.11%) ISMS
5 8 (44.44%) Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Security Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.56%) Network Design
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) BPMN
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CISA
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (61.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (22.22%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) BMC
1 1 (5.56%) Remedy