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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 258 233 204
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -29
Contract jobs citing RMADS 8 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.082% 0.056% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.21% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
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£431 £525 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £505 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £545 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £423
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +30.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
2622 2376 1785
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.75% 26.83% 23.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1341 1243 817
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £484 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 148 189
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

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
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 27 February 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 £400 -
Surrey - - - -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (65.00%) Information Assurance
3 11 (55.00%) CISSP
4 9 (45.00%) CISM
4 9 (45.00%) Information Security
5 7 (35.00%) CISA
5 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (20.00%) Firewall
7 4 (20.00%) CISMP
7 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
8 3 (15.00%) ISMS
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) CESG
8 3 (15.00%) CESG CLAS
8 3 (15.00%) IIS
9 2 (10.00%) JSP
9 2 (10.00%) Internet
9 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (10.00%) Validation
9 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
9 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
9 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Coordinator
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Information Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Information Assurance Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Information Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Chief Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Chief Security Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) CESG
1 3 (15.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (45.00%) Information Security
3 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) ISMS
6 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CISSP
2 9 (45.00%) CISM
3 7 (35.00%) CISA
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) CISMP
5 3 (15.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (15.00%) JSP 440
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.00%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory