The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 England 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 524 524 528
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 50 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 18
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 £593
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -7.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £801 £632 £685
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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12737 12464 13337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.81% 26.75% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7787 7696 7816
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 521 544 718
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
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 England

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in England

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in England

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Histogram in England

CESG CLAS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CESG CLAS across the England region.

CESG CLAS Hourly Rate Trend in England

CESG CLAS
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West -11 11 £540 - 1
London +15 9 £600 +12.14% 6
West Midlands -14 7 £597 +8.54% 1
South East - - - - 4
CESG CLAS
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CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 88 (100.00%) CESG
2 52 (59.09%) RMADS
3 50 (56.82%) Information Security
4 47 (53.41%) Security Cleared
5 36 (40.91%) Risk Management
6 35 (39.77%) SC Cleared
6 35 (39.77%) Security Architecture
7 27 (30.68%) Information Assurance
8 24 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 22 (25.00%) CISSP
10 18 (20.45%) JSP 440
11 17 (19.32%) Risk Assessment
12 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
13 11 (12.50%) Data Security
13 11 (12.50%) TOGAF
14 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (11.36%) JSP
15 8 (9.09%) Internet
16 7 (7.95%) CISM
16 7 (7.95%) Degree
16 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
16 7 (7.95%) Data Protection
17 6 (6.82%) Statistics
17 6 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 5 (5.68%) Zachman Framework
18 5 (5.68%) Summit
18 5 (5.68%) ISO 14001
18 5 (5.68%) Project Management
18 5 (5.68%) ISO 9001
18 5 (5.68%) Web Services

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Summit
2 1 (1.14%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.09%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 1 (1.14%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.27%) Big Data
General
1 3 (3.41%) Military
2 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Consultant
2 31 (35.23%) CLAS Consultant
3 16 (18.18%) Security Consultant
4 15 (17.05%) Security Advisor
5 10 (11.36%) Architect
6 9 (10.23%) Security Architect
6 9 (10.23%) Security Manager
7 7 (7.95%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.68%) Information Security Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Information Manager
8 5 (5.68%) IT Consultant
8 5 (5.68%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 4 (4.55%) IT Security Consultant
10 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Security Assurance Manager
11 2 (2.27%) Information Assurance Consultant
12 1 (1.14%) Infrastructure Architect
12 1 (1.14%) Information Security Consultant
12 1 (1.14%) IT Risk Consultant
12 1 (1.14%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) JSP
2 5 (5.68%) Web Services
3 1 (1.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) CESG
2 52 (59.09%) RMADS
3 15 (17.05%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.82%) Statistics
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.41%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.27%) Open Source
8 1 (1.14%) Handset
8 1 (1.14%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) UNIX
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Information Security
2 36 (40.91%) Risk Management
3 35 (39.77%) Security Architecture
4 27 (30.68%) Information Assurance
5 17 (19.32%) Risk Assessment
6 11 (12.50%) Data Security
6 11 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 7 (7.95%) Data Protection
8 6 (6.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 5 (5.68%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (5.68%) Project Management
9 5 (5.68%) SABSA
9 5 (5.68%) Cyber Security
10 4 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (4.55%) Security Management
10 4 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (53.41%) Security Cleared
2 35 (39.77%) SC Cleared
3 22 (25.00%) CISSP
4 7 (7.95%) CISM
4 7 (7.95%) Degree
4 7 (7.95%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.55%) CISA
5 4 (4.55%) MBA
6 2 (2.27%) CRISC
6 2 (2.27%) ISACA
7 1 (1.14%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (20.45%) JSP 440
3 5 (5.68%) ISO 14001
3 5 (5.68%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.27%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.14%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 3 (3.41%) Oracle
2 2 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (1.14%) TOWER Software
3 1 (1.14%) VMware
3 1 (1.14%) BT
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