The 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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 578 593 544
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -49
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 51 22 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.043% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.13% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 13 36
Median daily rate £450 £775 £594
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% +30.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £434 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £855 £801
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £788 £573
% change year-on-year
-46.03% +37.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
CESG CLAS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
16755 16953 16035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.58% 32.80% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10917 10873 9829
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 672 645
Median hourly rate £20.78 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £45.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing CESG CLAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +24 22 £500 +2.56%
South West +3 10 £525 +12.29%
East of England - 5 £400 -
South East +2 3 £238 -
North West -10 3 £500 -41.52%
Yorkshire - 3 £600 -
West Midlands - 3 £325 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £450 -
CESG CLAS
UK

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CESG CLAS 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 England region with a requirement for CESG CLAS.

1 72 (100.00%) CESG
1 72 (100.00%) CLAS
2 59 (81.94%) CISSP
3 53 (73.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (62.50%) TOGAF
5 38 (52.78%) ITIL
6 36 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 36 (50.00%) Project Management
7 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (47.22%) SDLC
7 34 (47.22%) Security Cleared
7 34 (47.22%) SaaS
8 33 (45.83%) NonStop SQL
8 33 (45.83%) SC Cleared
8 33 (45.83%) ISEB
8 33 (45.83%) Scrum
9 23 (31.94%) Information Security
10 20 (27.78%) Information Assurance
11 19 (26.39%) CESG Certified Professional
12 17 (23.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 16 (22.22%) Security Architecture
14 13 (18.06%) JSP 440
14 13 (18.06%) SABSA
15 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
16 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
17 9 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
18 8 (11.11%) RMADS
19 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
19 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
19 7 (9.72%) PCI DSS

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (2.78%) IIS
1 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (2.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.39%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 34 (47.22%) SaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) IaaS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Internet
2 4 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (2.78%) WAN
4 1 (1.39%) 4G
4 1 (1.39%) LTE
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.94%) Legal
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (36.11%) Architect
2 20 (27.78%) Security Architect
3 14 (19.44%) Consultant
4 9 (12.50%) CLAS Consultant
5 8 (11.11%) CISSP Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Security Advisor
6 6 (8.33%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) CLAS Security Advisor
8 4 (5.56%) Analyst
8 4 (5.56%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) CLAS Architect
9 3 (4.17%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Digital Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security Manager
10 2 (2.78%) Lead Security Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
1 1 (1.39%) HTML
1 1 (1.39%) jQuery
1 1 (1.39%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.39%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 72 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (8.33%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (6.94%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (6.94%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Windows
1 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (62.50%) TOGAF
2 38 (52.78%) ITIL
3 36 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 36 (50.00%) Project Management
4 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (47.22%) SDLC
5 33 (45.83%) Scrum
6 23 (31.94%) Information Security
7 20 (27.78%) Information Assurance
8 16 (22.22%) Security Architecture
9 13 (18.06%) SABSA
10 10 (13.89%) Risk Management
11 9 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
12 7 (9.72%) Data Protection
12 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
13 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
14 5 (6.94%) Protective Monitoring
15 4 (5.56%) ITIL V3
15 4 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
16 3 (4.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) C#
3 1 (1.39%) Go
3 1 (1.39%) R
3 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (100.00%) CLAS
2 59 (81.94%) CISSP
3 34 (47.22%) Security Cleared
4 33 (45.83%) ISEB
4 33 (45.83%) SC Cleared
5 19 (26.39%) CESG Certified Professional
6 12 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 7 (9.72%) ISSAP
8 6 (8.33%) IISP
9 5 (6.94%) CISM
9 5 (6.94%) Degree
10 2 (2.78%) CISA
10 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.39%) CCIE
11 1 (1.39%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.39%) CITP
11 1 (1.39%) JNCIA
11 1 (1.39%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.39%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (73.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (23.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 13 (18.06%) JSP 440
4 8 (11.11%) RMADS
5 7 (9.72%) COBIT
5 7 (9.72%) PCI DSS
6 6 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (1.39%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
1 1 (1.39%) etcd
1 1 (1.39%) flannel
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 4 (5.56%) Cisco
2 3 (4.17%) Splunk
3 2 (2.78%) ArcSight
3 2 (2.78%) Symantec
4 1 (1.39%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (1.39%) F5
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
4 1 (1.39%) Juniper
4 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto