The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 234 225 254
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +29
Contract jobs citing RMADS 12 42 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.61% 4.58% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 10
Median daily rate £500 £450 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £494 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -
RMADS
England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
744 918 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.74% 9.65% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 459 522
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £277 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 40 75
Median hourly rate £17.43 £23.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% +24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £16.94 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing RMADS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +23 11 £500 +14.28%
Hampshire -1 1 - -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 25 (86.21%) CESG Certified Professional
2 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
3 23 (79.31%) Risk Management
4 22 (75.86%) Information Assurance
5 20 (68.97%) SC Cleared
5 20 (68.97%) CESG
5 20 (68.97%) Cryptography
5 20 (68.97%) CISSP
6 18 (62.07%) IPsec
7 15 (51.72%) Risk Assessment
7 15 (51.72%) Windows
7 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
9 13 (44.83%) ISMS
10 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (31.03%) Patch Management
11 9 (31.03%) Security Architecture
11 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
11 9 (31.03%) Wireless
12 8 (27.59%) Citrix
12 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
12 8 (27.59%) SMTP
12 8 (27.59%) Unix
12 8 (27.59%) Oracle
12 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
13 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
13 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
13 7 (24.14%) Internet
13 7 (24.14%) Windows Vista

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (62.07%) IPsec
2 9 (31.03%) Wireless
3 8 (27.59%) SMTP
4 7 (24.14%) Internet
5 5 (17.24%) FTP
5 5 (17.24%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Security Advisor
2 8 (27.59%) Consultant
3 7 (24.14%) Security Consultant
4 6 (20.69%) Information Assurance Leader
5 4 (13.79%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 4 (13.79%) Information Security Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Information Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Information Assurance Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Advisor
7 1 (3.45%) Information Security Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Network Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) CESG
1 20 (68.97%) Cryptography
2 15 (51.72%) Management Information System
3 8 (27.59%) Client/Server
4 4 (13.79%) PKI
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.45%) Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Risk Management
2 22 (75.86%) Information Assurance
3 15 (51.72%) Risk Assessment
4 13 (44.83%) ISMS
5 11 (37.93%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (31.03%) Patch Management
6 9 (31.03%) Security Architecture
7 7 (24.14%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (24.14%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (20.69%) Fuzz Testing
9 5 (17.24%) OWASP
10 3 (10.34%) Information Security
10 3 (10.34%) Network Architecture
11 2 (6.90%) Security Testing
12 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
12 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
12 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
12 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) CESG Certified Professional
2 24 (82.76%) Security Cleared
3 20 (68.97%) CISSP
3 20 (68.97%) SC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) DV Cleared
5 6 (20.69%) CEH
6 4 (13.79%) CLAS
7 1 (3.45%) CISM
7 1 (3.45%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (6.90%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.45%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (3.45%) HMG Infosec
3 1 (3.45%) ISO27002
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 5 (17.24%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Citrix
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle