Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 372 365 349
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing RMADS 6 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.036% 0.012% 0.16%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.29% 0.097% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 20
South East median daily rate £538 - £525
10th Percentile £519 - £463
90th Percentile £552 - £625
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £60.44 -
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 the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 2,089 2,055 2,044
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.70% 12.63% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,243 1,244 1,175
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +1.94%
10th Percentile £216 £231 £213
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 64 108
South East median hourly rate £22.20 £24.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.47% +24.36% -9.51%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.28 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.45 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.49% -11.11% +4.41%

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing RMADS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for RMADS in the South East

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in the South East

RMADS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for RMADS in the South East

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 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
Hampshire -19 4 - -
West Sussex - 2 £538 -
RMADS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 South East region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 4 (66.67%) CRAMM
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (16.67%) CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) CESG
5 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
5 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 1 (16.67%) Network Security
5 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
5 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Security Assurance Manager
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) CESG
3 1 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRAMM
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CESG Certified Professional
2 4 (66.67%) CISM
2 4 (66.67%) CISSP
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CLAS
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper
1 1 (16.67%) McAfee
1 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
1 1 (16.67%) VMware