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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 578 606 543
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -63
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 42 12 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.024% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.074% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 10 38
Median daily rate £550 £631 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.87% +5.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £425 £484
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £855 £801
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £775 £594
% change year-on-year
-38.70% +30.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
CESG CLAS
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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
16408 16250 15835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.21% 32.46% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10776 10348 9817
Median daily rate £435 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 567 590 643
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.71 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% -8.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +11 18 £563 +15.38% 2
South West +6 8 £574 +28.57% 3
East of England - 4 £363 -
South East -5 3 £225 - 1
North West -9 3 £500 -41.52% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
North East - 1 £450 - 1
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CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 62 (100.00%) CESG
1 62 (100.00%) CLAS
2 44 (70.97%) CISSP
3 37 (59.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 31 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 30 (48.39%) SC Cleared
5 30 (48.39%) TOGAF
6 24 (38.71%) ITIL
7 23 (37.10%) Information Security
7 23 (37.10%) CESG Certified Professional
8 22 (35.48%) Project Management
8 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
8 22 (35.48%) Information Assurance
9 20 (32.26%) SaaS
9 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (32.26%) SDLC
10 19 (30.65%) Scrum
10 19 (30.65%) ISEB
10 19 (30.65%) NonStop SQL
11 17 (27.42%) Security Architecture
12 15 (24.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
14 12 (19.35%) SABSA
14 12 (19.35%) RMADS
15 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
16 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
17 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
17 7 (11.29%) Risk Analysis
18 6 (9.68%) CISM
18 6 (9.68%) COBIT

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 (3.23%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 20 (32.26%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.61%) IaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) 4G
3 1 (1.61%) LTE
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.06%) Legal
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Architect
2 19 (30.65%) Security Architect
3 16 (25.81%) Consultant
4 11 (17.74%) CLAS Consultant
5 9 (14.52%) Security Advisor
6 8 (12.90%) CISSP Architect
6 8 (12.90%) CLAS Security Advisor
7 7 (11.29%) Security Consultant
8 5 (8.06%) CLAS Security Consultant
9 3 (4.84%) CLAS Architect
9 3 (4.84%) Information Assurance Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Digital Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Information Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Information Security Consultant
10 2 (3.23%) Information Security Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Lead Security Architect
10 2 (3.23%) Security Manager
10 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) .NET
1 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.61%) jQuery
1 1 (1.61%) NHibernate
1 1 (1.61%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 62 (100.00%) CESG
2 6 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (8.06%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (8.06%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) TOGAF
2 24 (38.71%) ITIL
3 23 (37.10%) Information Security
4 22 (35.48%) Information Assurance
4 22 (35.48%) PRINCE2
4 22 (35.48%) Project Management
5 20 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (32.26%) SDLC
6 19 (30.65%) Scrum
7 17 (27.42%) Security Architecture
8 14 (22.58%) Risk Management
9 12 (19.35%) SABSA
10 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
10 7 (11.29%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
12 5 (8.06%) Protective Monitoring
13 4 (6.45%) Business Transformation
13 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
13 4 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) Java
1 2 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) CLAS
2 44 (70.97%) CISSP
3 31 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 30 (48.39%) SC Cleared
5 23 (37.10%) CESG Certified Professional
6 19 (30.65%) ISEB
7 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
8 6 (9.68%) CISM
8 6 (9.68%) ISSAP
9 5 (8.06%) Degree
9 5 (8.06%) IISP
10 2 (3.23%) CISA
11 1 (1.61%) CCIE
11 1 (1.61%) CEH
11 1 (1.61%) Chartered Engineer
11 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (1.61%) CITP
11 1 (1.61%) CRISC
11 1 (1.61%) ISSMP
11 1 (1.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (59.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (24.19%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 12 (19.35%) RMADS
4 11 (17.74%) JSP 440
5 6 (9.68%) COBIT
5 6 (9.68%) PCI DSS
6 5 (8.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (3.23%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (1.61%) BS7799
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) Splunk
2 2 (3.23%) ArcSight
2 2 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (1.61%) Informatica