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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 616 595 553
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -42
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 21 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.035% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 25
Median daily rate £575 £531 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.23% +2.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £433 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £614 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £520
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £85.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £85.00 - -
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
16668 16333 16360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.70% 32.19% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10965 10044 10155
Median daily rate £430 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 537 625 721
Median hourly rate £21.17 £18.00 £20.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.61% -11.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £11.53 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -16 10 £625 +8.69%
South East -5 8 £525 - 1
South West -3 1 £500 - 1
North West - 1 - - 1
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CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 46 (100.00%) CESG
1 46 (100.00%) CLAS
2 31 (67.39%) CESG Certified Professional
3 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
4 27 (58.70%) Information Security
5 24 (52.17%) CISSP
6 23 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 21 (45.65%) Information Assurance
7 21 (45.65%) Risk Management
8 14 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (30.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 13 (28.26%) JSP 440
9 13 (28.26%) Security Architecture
9 13 (28.26%) CISM
10 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
10 10 (21.74%) TOGAF
10 10 (21.74%) RMADS
10 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
11 9 (19.57%) SABSA
12 7 (15.22%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
13 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
13 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
13 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
13 5 (10.87%) Degree
13 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (8.70%) ISSAP
14 4 (8.70%) PKI
14 4 (8.70%) Legal

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 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) IaaS
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 1 (2.17%) Network Security
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) VoIP
General
1 4 (8.70%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Banking
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Architect
1 18 (39.13%) Security Architect
2 15 (32.61%) Consultant
3 9 (19.57%) CISSP Architect
3 9 (19.57%) CLAS Consultant
4 7 (15.22%) Security Consultant
5 6 (13.04%) CLAS Architect
5 6 (13.04%) CLAS Security Advisor
5 6 (13.04%) Coordinator
5 6 (13.04%) Security Advisor
5 6 (13.04%) Security Assurance Coordinator
6 5 (10.87%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 3 (6.52%) Information Assurance Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) CISSP Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Compliance Officer
8 2 (4.35%) Digital Architect
8 2 (4.35%) Security Compliance Officer
8 2 (4.35%) Security Officer
9 1 (2.17%) Information Specialist
9 1 (2.17%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 46 (100.00%) CESG
2 10 (21.74%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.87%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (8.70%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.70%) Freedom of Information Act
4 4 (8.70%) PKI
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Unix
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Information Security
2 21 (45.65%) Information Assurance
2 21 (45.65%) Risk Management
3 13 (28.26%) Security Architecture
4 10 (21.74%) TOGAF
5 9 (19.57%) SABSA
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Assessment
7 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (10.87%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.87%) Network Architecture
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
8 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL
8 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
9 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.52%) Security Management
9 3 (6.52%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 46 (100.00%) CLAS
2 31 (67.39%) CESG Certified Professional
3 29 (63.04%) Security Cleared
4 24 (52.17%) CISSP
5 23 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (28.26%) CISM
7 10 (21.74%) DV Cleared
8 5 (10.87%) Degree
9 4 (8.70%) CISA
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (8.70%) ISSAP
10 3 (6.52%) CCNA
10 3 (6.52%) MCP
10 3 (6.52%) MCSE
10 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (4.35%) IISP
12 1 (2.17%) Chartered Engineer
12 1 (2.17%) CITP
12 1 (2.17%) CRISC
12 1 (2.17%) ISACA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (30.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 14 (30.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (28.26%) JSP 440
3 10 (21.74%) RMADS
4 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
5 3 (6.52%) COBIT
5 3 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle
1 3 (6.52%) Splunk
2 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco