Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 614 603
Rank change year-on-year -18 -11 -7
Contract jobs citing RMADS 2 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.036% 0.043%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.041% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 4
London median daily rate £700 £625 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +29.53% -20.25%
10th Percentile £675 £486 £436
90th Percentile £725 £683 £530
England median daily rate £475 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £71.23 £49.75 £84.05
% change year-on-year +43.17% -40.81% +37.82%

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 4,858 5,595 4,977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.53% 12.55% 11.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,444 4,047 3,503
London median daily rate £475 £480 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £285 £306 £275
90th Percentile £650 £675 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 65 63
London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £11.05 £12.20 £12.30
90th Percentile £57.50 £49.00 £44.35
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.11% +4.41%

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
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 15 October 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 -27 1 £700 +16.67%
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Security Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared