The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for RMADS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RMADS over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 73 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing RMADS 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 0.48% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.48% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Median daily rate £550 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88%  
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% -  

RMADS is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 134 119 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.00% 11.43% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 49 89
Median daily rate £395 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £225 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.05 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.74% -59.88%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.25% +37.93%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing RMADS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in Buckinghamshire

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RMADS in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in Buckinghamshire

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 6 £550 +4.76%
RMADS
South East

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 18 (94.74%) Risk Management
2 17 (89.47%) Risk Assessment
2 17 (89.47%) Cryptography
2 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
3 16 (84.21%) CESG
3 16 (84.21%) CISSP
3 16 (84.21%) IPsec
3 16 (84.21%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
5 13 (68.42%) Wireless
5 13 (68.42%) ISMS
5 13 (68.42%) Test Strategy
5 13 (68.42%) Kalman Filter
6 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
7 8 (42.11%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
8 7 (36.84%) Information Assurance
9 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
9 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
10 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
11 3 (15.79%) Citrix
11 3 (15.79%) Oracle
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
11 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
11 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
11 3 (15.79%) SMTP
11 3 (15.79%) Internet

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) IPsec
2 13 (68.42%) Wireless
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) SMTP
4 1 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (5.26%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Security Advisor
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) CESG
2 14 (73.68%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Vista
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Risk Management
2 17 (89.47%) Cryptography
2 17 (89.47%) Risk Assessment
3 13 (68.42%) ISMS
3 13 (68.42%) Kalman Filter
3 13 (68.42%) Test Strategy
4 8 (42.11%) Cybersecurity
5 7 (36.84%) Information Assurance
6 5 (26.32%) Patch Management
7 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
8 2 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
9 1 (5.26%) Fuzz Testing
9 1 (5.26%) ITIL
9 1 (5.26%) OWASP
9 1 (5.26%) Project Management
9 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Security Cleared
2 16 (84.21%) CESG Certified Professional
2 16 (84.21%) CISSP
2 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
3 12 (63.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle