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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
England / South East
Rank 215 219 240
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +21
Contract jobs citing RMADS 21 30 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.37% 0.099%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.97% 3.61% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
Median daily rate £525 £450 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £516 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.61% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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
708 832 822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.69% 10.14% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 411 453 404
Median daily rate £450 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 49 47
Median hourly rate £16.50 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.26% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £17.00 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £61.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-47.67% +75.00%

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
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 24 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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 +14 17 £525 +16.66%
Hampshire +2 3 £600 +33.33%
Berkshire +16 1 £525 -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 28 (90.32%) Risk Management
2 26 (83.87%) Security Cleared
3 24 (77.42%) SC Cleared
3 24 (77.42%) CESG Certified Professional
4 23 (74.19%) Cryptography
4 23 (74.19%) CISSP
5 22 (70.97%) CESG
6 21 (67.74%) IPsec
7 19 (61.29%) Risk Assessment
7 19 (61.29%) Management Information System
8 16 (51.61%) ISMS
9 15 (48.39%) Information Assurance
9 15 (48.39%) Wireless
10 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
11 13 (41.94%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (41.94%) Windows
11 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
12 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
13 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
14 6 (19.35%) Patch Management
14 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
14 6 (19.35%) Citrix
14 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
14 6 (19.35%) SMTP
14 6 (19.35%) Oracle
14 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
15 5 (16.13%) Internet
15 5 (16.13%) Unix
15 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
15 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange

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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) IPsec
2 15 (48.39%) Wireless
3 6 (19.35%) SMTP
4 5 (16.13%) Internet
5 2 (6.45%) FTP
5 2 (6.45%) SSH
6 1 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Security Advisor
2 6 (19.35%) Consultant
3 5 (16.13%) Information Assurance Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Security Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Information Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Information Assurance Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Information Assurance Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Advisor
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) CESG
2 19 (61.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (19.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Unix
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Risk Management
2 23 (74.19%) Cryptography
3 19 (61.29%) Risk Assessment
4 16 (51.61%) ISMS
5 15 (48.39%) Information Assurance
6 14 (45.16%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (41.94%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (25.81%) Security Architecture
9 6 (19.35%) Patch Management
10 5 (16.13%) Information Security
11 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Ethical Hacking
12 3 (9.68%) Fuzz Testing
12 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
12 3 (9.68%) Security Management
13 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (6.45%) Network Architecture
13 2 (6.45%) OWASP
14 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
14 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 26 (83.87%) Security Cleared
2 24 (77.42%) CESG Certified Professional
2 24 (77.42%) SC Cleared
3 23 (74.19%) CISSP
4 13 (41.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.68%) CEH
6 1 (3.23%) CISM
6 1 (3.23%) CLAS
6 1 (3.23%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (12.90%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.23%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (3.23%) ISO27002
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Citrix
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Capita