The table below looks at the statistics for RMADS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.46%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £600 £523
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £56.08 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+29.29% +30.40%
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 West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
223 180 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.03% 7.52% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 113 91
Median daily rate £400 £376 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% -2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 25
Median hourly rate £13.75 £33.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.01% +91.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.25 £42.50 £30.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +11.35%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

RMADS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

RMADS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

RMADS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management