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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 111
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.34%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £550 £590
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £72.50 £51.17 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+41.68% +42.15%
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
225 186 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.46% 7.78% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 117 85
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £554
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 28
Median hourly rate £19.25 £32.41 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.60% +82.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.00 £14.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.00% +19.04%

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 10 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification

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 4 (100.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification