The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 June 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 145
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - - 0.032%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £500 £550
% change year-on-year -2.00% -9.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £49.75 £72.50 £51.17
% change year-on-year -31.37% +41.68%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 296 276 315
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 12.76% 10.81% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 152 187
Median daily rate £425 £425 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £169 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 34 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £31.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.70% -17.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.01 £10.20 £20.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £47.07 £42.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.28% +14.00%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) CESG
2 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440