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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 127 113
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.090%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.92% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £480 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -

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
217 208 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.13% 7.89% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 133 100
Median daily rate £425 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -34.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £10.59 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.12 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +85.26%

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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
2 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (33.33%) CISSP
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow
4 2 (22.22%) GPG13
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 2 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ERP
4 2 (22.22%) CISM
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 2 (22.22%) Sentinel
4 2 (22.22%) CEH
4 2 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) CISMP
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) CRISC

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (22.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Security Manager
2 6 (66.67%) Operational Security Manager
2 6 (66.67%) Security Operations Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 9 (100.00%) Information Security
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (77.78%) Business Continuity
2 7 (77.78%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (77.78%) Incident Management
2 7 (77.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (77.78%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) ISMS
3 2 (22.22%) IT Governance
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CISSP
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) CEH
2 2 (22.22%) CISM
2 2 (22.22%) CISMP
2 2 (22.22%) CRISC
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GPG13
1 2 (22.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) ServiceNow