The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank 50 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +12
Contract jobs citing RMADS 5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.10% 1.64% 0.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.11% 13.64% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Median daily rate £488 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £486 £468 £590
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -20.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £73.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £60.98 £28.99
% change year-on-year
+18.89% +110.34%
RMADS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
45 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.89% 12.00% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 51 37
Median daily rate £408 £430 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% +27.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £326 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £575 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £73.25 £11.60 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+531.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.04%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing RMADS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

RMADS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Newport +17 5 £488 -15.21%
RMADS
Wales

RMADS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Wales region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) CISSP Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 5 (100.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001