Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 17 November 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)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 185 -
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.023% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median daily rate - - -
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £490
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £49.75 £82.50 £60.87
% change year-on-year -39.70% +35.53% +41.56%

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 Scotland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 717 568 822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 14.35% 12.91% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 322 413
Scotland median daily rate £375 £353 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +3.90% -9.33%
10th Percentile £172 £153 £188
90th Percentile £550 £488 £488
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 14
Scotland median hourly rate £18.63 £25.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.50% -25.93% +77.63%
10th Percentile £13.00 £16.25 £16.80
90th Percentile £45.05 £40.50 £42.63
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £23.17 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.67% +2.97% +15.38%

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in Scotland

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in Scotland