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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
England / East of England
Rank 125 123 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing RMADS 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.12% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.32% 1.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £550 £850 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% -  
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 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 228 281 313
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.70% 11.44% 11.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 152 168
Median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 23
Median hourly rate £21.95 £42.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.65% +25.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £16.13 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £62.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

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

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire - 3 £550 -
RMADS
England

RMADS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 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 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
Top Related 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