The table below looks at the statistics for the CLAS Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CLAS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CLAS Consultant
Rank 563 527 554
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +27
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 20 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.062% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.066% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 15
Average daily rate
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£573 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £481
10% offered a daily rate of more than £641 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £550 £525
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

CLAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CLAS Consultant in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CLAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CLAS Consultant across the England region.

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CLAS Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

CLAS Consultant
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 CLAS Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +19 12 £578 +10.00%
South West -40 3 £607 +21.40% 1
North West +2 2 - -
West Midlands -24 2 £501 -9.00%
South East -6 1 £470 -
Yorkshire - - - -
North East - - - -
CLAS Consultant
UK

CLAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited CLAS Consultant in their job title 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 with CLAS Consultant in their job title.

1 37 (50.68%) Security Cleared
2 32 (43.84%) RMADS
3 31 (42.47%) SC Cleared
4 28 (38.36%) CESG
4 28 (38.36%) CESG CLAS
5 27 (36.99%) Information Security
6 25 (34.25%) Risk Management
7 19 (26.03%) Information Assurance
8 17 (23.29%) Security Architecture
9 15 (20.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
11 9 (12.33%) Risk Assessment
12 8 (10.96%) JSP 440
13 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
14 4 (5.48%) Degree
14 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
14 4 (5.48%) Data Security
14 4 (5.48%) Security Management
14 4 (5.48%) JSP
14 4 (5.48%) CISSP
15 3 (4.11%) Internet
15 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
15 3 (4.11%) MBA
15 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 3 (4.11%) CISA
15 3 (4.11%) CISM
15 3 (4.11%) C
15 3 (4.11%) Military
15 3 (4.11%) Vulnerability Assessment

CLAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited CLAS Consultant in their job title 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 with CLAS Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Sentinel
1 1 (1.37%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) DMZ
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) Big Data
General
1 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.11%) Military
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) JSP
2 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (43.84%) RMADS
2 28 (38.36%) CESG
2 28 (38.36%) CESG CLAS
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.11%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.37%) Handset
6 1 (1.37%) Open Source
6 1 (1.37%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) UNIX
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.99%) Information Security
2 25 (34.25%) Risk Management
3 19 (26.03%) Information Assurance
4 17 (23.29%) Security Architecture
5 9 (12.33%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (8.22%) Data Protection
7 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.48%) Data Security
7 4 (5.48%) Security Management
8 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (4.11%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.11%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (2.74%) SABSA
9 2 (2.74%) Security Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.37%) Project Management
10 1 (1.37%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (50.68%) Security Cleared
2 31 (42.47%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 4 (5.48%) CISSP
4 3 (4.11%) MBA
4 3 (4.11%) CISA
4 3 (4.11%) CISM
4 3 (4.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (20.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.96%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.37%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.37%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (2.74%) Cisco
1 2 (2.74%) Juniper
1 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle