The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Edinburgh region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 71 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.78% - 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.74% - 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£575 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £594 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
+7.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
211 162 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 16.50% 15.73% 17.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 73 57
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% -38.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £15.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £33.80 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
-1.19% -18.38%
CESG CLAS
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CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Edinburgh region.

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

CESG CLAS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CESG CLAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG CLAS.

1 10 (100.00%) CESG
2 9 (90.00%) Information Assurance
2 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) Internet
3 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (80.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 8 (80.00%) GPG13
3 8 (80.00%) Protective Monitoring
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
5 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (60.00%) Network Security
5 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
6 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (40.00%) Workflow
7 2 (20.00%) RMADS
7 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing CESG CLAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
1 8 (80.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 8 (80.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 6 (60.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Consultant
1 10 (100.00%) CLAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) CESG
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Information Assurance
1 9 (90.00%) Risk Management
2 8 (80.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (80.00%) GPG13
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle