The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 23 April 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 / Wiltshire
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 59 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4  
Contract jobs citing RMADS 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.60% 0.44% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.57% 2.88% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £763 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +18.91% +8.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.87 £80.00 -
% change year-on-year -23.91% -  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 112 104 113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 16.82% 15.32% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 76 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -21.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 £46.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.72% +20.12%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £33.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -27.27% +13.79%  

RMADS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RMADS in Wiltshire

RMADS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RMADS in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RMADS in Wiltshire

RMADS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing RMADS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham -4 4 £763 +56.41%
RMADS
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing RMADS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for RMADS.

1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CLAS
2 4 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (66.67%) CESG
2 4 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (33.33%) BYOD
4 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) JSP 440
5 1 (16.67%) ISMS
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) SIEM

RMADS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) CLAS Security Advisor
1 3 (50.00%) Security Advisor
2 2 (33.33%) Security Assurance Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Security Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CESG
1 4 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (33.33%) BYOD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (33.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 2 (33.33%) JSP 440