The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 30 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.

Risk Management and Accreditation Documentation Set (RMADS)
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 47
Contract jobs citing RMADS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - - 0.57%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £523
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 Somerset with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 17 24 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 8.50% 9.20% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 61
Median daily rate £365 £330 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.60% -46.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £264 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £539 £735
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -50.00% +37.93%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in Somerset