The table below looks at the prevalence of the term RMADS in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - 99 108
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.048% 0.047%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.20% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £550 £425
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
605 499 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.54% 24.06% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 275 207
Average daily rate £358 £320 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.95% +1.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 39 58
Average hourly rate £17.25 £23.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.59% -16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.00 £12.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £37.80 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

RMADS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing RMADS across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS.

1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) CESG
2 2 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture

RMADS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing RMADS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited RMADS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) IT Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CESG
1 2 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001