Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for RMADS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RMADS over the 6 months to 21 July 2018 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 > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 635 583 593
Rank change year-on-year -52 +10 +3
Contract jobs citing RMADS 5 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.011% 0.026% 0.040%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.092% 0.22% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 15
London median daily rate £550 £600 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
10th Percentile £428 £455 £530
90th Percentile £693 £680 £665
England median daily rate £440 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £96.78 £60.44 £85.30
% change year-on-year +60.14% -29.15% +39.87%

RMADS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 5,459 5,110 4,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.74% 12.10% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,863 3,614 3,492
London median daily rate £493 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.03% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 64 52
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.65 £12.88 £13.58
90th Percentile £66.20 £49.25 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +28.95% -15.56% +4.65%

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing RMADS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in London

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in London

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RMADS in London over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RMADS in London

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the London region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South London -46 2 £700 +16.67%
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Nessus
3 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) RTP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) RTP
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Security Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Operational Security Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nessus
1 1 (20.00%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AlienVault
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Juniper
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft