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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
Rank - - 114
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £800 £500
% change year-on-year
-37.50% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £82.50 £60.87 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+35.53% +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
244 199 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.42% 8.10% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 104 97
Median daily rate £400 £391 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £409 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +7.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 27
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +79.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.05 £14.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £64.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.29% +20.00%

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