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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 121
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.078%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £448 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.73% -10.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £84.05 £60.87 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+38.07% +41.55%
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
264 215 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.15% 8.62% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 104 86
Median daily rate £390 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £31.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +79.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.06 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £120.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%

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