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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 525 558 554
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 53 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.023% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.072% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 8 10
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£523 £563 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £529 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £629 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £550 £538
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
16171 15218 16173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.95% 31.55% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9949 9558 9540
Average daily rate £413 £420 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% +1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 614 799
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.10 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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
London +40 34 £525 -8.69% 5
South West - 10 £540 - 2
North West - 8 £520 - 1
West Midlands -19 1 £500 -9.09%
East of England - - - -
South East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 104 (100.00%) CESG
2 70 (67.31%) RMADS
3 55 (52.88%) Security Cleared
4 52 (50.00%) Information Security
5 49 (47.12%) SC Cleared
6 45 (43.27%) Security Architecture
7 43 (41.35%) Risk Management
8 35 (33.65%) Information Assurance
9 34 (32.69%) CISSP
10 26 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 21 (20.19%) TOGAF
12 16 (15.38%) JSP 440
13 15 (14.42%) Management Information System
13 15 (14.42%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (12.50%) ITIL
14 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
15 12 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 12 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
15 12 (11.54%) Juniper
15 12 (11.54%) Cisco
16 11 (10.58%) Service Management
16 11 (10.58%) Firewall
16 11 (10.58%) Data Security
17 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
17 10 (9.62%) LDAP
17 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (9.62%) DHCP
17 10 (9.62%) DNS
17 10 (9.62%) JSP
17 10 (9.62%) Penetration Testing

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (2.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.58%) Firewall
2 10 (9.62%) LDAP
2 10 (9.62%) DHCP
2 10 (9.62%) DNS
2 10 (9.62%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.88%) Internet
4 2 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.92%) Big Data
General
1 5 (4.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.92%) Military
3 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Consultant
2 26 (25.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 20 (19.23%) Security Advisor
4 17 (16.35%) Security Consultant
5 13 (12.50%) Architect
6 9 (8.65%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (7.69%) Security Architect
7 8 (7.69%) Designer
7 8 (7.69%) Security Manager
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Designer
8 7 (6.73%) Information Manager
9 6 (5.77%) Coordinator
10 5 (4.81%) CLAS Security Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) IT Consultant
11 4 (3.85%) IT Security Consultant
11 4 (3.85%) Information Security Manager
12 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Security Architect
12 3 (2.88%) Information Assurance Manager
12 3 (2.88%) Security Assurance Manager
12 3 (2.88%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.62%) JSP
2 5 (4.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 104 (100.00%) CESG
2 70 (67.31%) RMADS
3 15 (14.42%) Management Information System
4 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (4.81%) Statistics
7 3 (2.88%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.92%) Open Source
9 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (50.00%) Information Security
2 45 (43.27%) Security Architecture
3 43 (41.35%) Risk Management
4 35 (33.65%) Information Assurance
5 21 (20.19%) TOGAF
6 15 (14.42%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (12.50%) ITIL
8 12 (11.54%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 12 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (10.58%) Service Management
9 11 (10.58%) Data Security
10 10 (9.62%) Penetration Testing
10 10 (9.62%) SABSA
10 10 (9.62%) Cyber Security
10 10 (9.62%) ITIL V3
11 9 (8.65%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (7.69%) ISMS
12 8 (7.69%) Incident Management
13 7 (6.73%) Zachman Framework
14 6 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (52.88%) Security Cleared
2 49 (47.12%) SC Cleared
3 34 (32.69%) CISSP
4 7 (6.73%) Degree
5 6 (5.77%) CISM
6 4 (3.85%) CISA
7 3 (2.88%) MBA
8 2 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (15.38%) JSP 440
3 7 (6.73%) SLA
4 4 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 4 (3.85%) ISO 14001
5 2 (1.92%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.96%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) Juniper
1 12 (11.54%) Cisco
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
3 2 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (0.96%) CA
4 1 (0.96%) BT
4 1 (0.96%) TOWER Software
4 1 (0.96%) VMware
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