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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
UK / England
Rank 546 565 569
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 19 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.065% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.19% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 21
Median daily rate £500 £564 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +8.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £460
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £848 £803
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £558 £510
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
13509 15401 14873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.58% 33.11% 32.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 8703 9897 9448
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 640 605
Median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.43 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
South West +13 9 £425 -8.10%
London +11 6 £634 +5.70% 2
East Midlands - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £550 -
North East - 1 £250 -
CESG CLAS
UK

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 26 (100.00%) CESG
1 26 (100.00%) CLAS
2 21 (80.77%) CISSP
3 17 (65.38%) SDLC
4 16 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (61.54%) TOGAF
5 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (53.85%) NonStop SQL
5 14 (53.85%) Scrum
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL
5 14 (53.85%) PRINCE2
5 14 (53.85%) Project Management
5 14 (53.85%) ISEB
5 14 (53.85%) SaaS
6 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
7 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Information Security
9 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
10 5 (19.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 5 (19.23%) CISM
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Windows
11 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
11 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
11 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
11 4 (15.38%) RMADS
11 4 (15.38%) Degree

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) Network Security
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 3 (11.54%) Military
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Security Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Security Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) CLAS Architect
5 4 (15.38%) CLAS Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
6 3 (11.54%) CLAS Security Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Information Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Architect
7 2 (7.69%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (7.69%) Security Technical Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Business Transformation Manager
8 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 26 (100.00%) CESG
2 3 (11.54%) Cryptography
2 3 (11.54%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Solaris
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) SDLC
2 16 (61.54%) TOGAF
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) ITIL
3 14 (53.85%) PRINCE2
3 14 (53.85%) Project Management
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 6 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 6 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (15.38%) Information Assurance
6 4 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (11.54%) Security Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Threat Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Validation
7 3 (11.54%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (7.69%) SABSA
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.85%) Perl
1 1 (3.85%) Python
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CLAS
2 21 (80.77%) CISSP
3 14 (53.85%) ISEB
4 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) CISM
7 4 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
7 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (7.69%) CISA
9 1 (3.85%) CRISC
9 1 (3.85%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (61.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (19.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (15.38%) PCI DSS
3 4 (15.38%) RMADS
4 2 (7.69%) BS7799
5 1 (3.85%) COBIT
5 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
5 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Nessus
1 3 (11.54%) Nmap
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Qualys
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle