The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CLAS Consultant
Rank 502 503 520
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 55 19 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.044% 0.090%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.047% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 12 28
Average daily rate £600 £524 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.55% -8.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £496 £477
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £573 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £520 £575
% change year-on-year
+8.17% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47436 40059 51618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29338 23533 29060
Average daily rate £398 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 2075 2465
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
CLAS Consultant
UK

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -15 24 £650 +20.93% 1
South West -11 18 £575 +15.00% 1
South East -10 13 £500 -1.47% 3
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
CLAS Consultant
UK

CLAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 39 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 32 (41.03%) CESG
2 32 (41.03%) CESG CLAS
2 32 (41.03%) Information Security
3 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
4 28 (35.90%) RMADS
5 25 (32.05%) Information Assurance
6 24 (30.77%) Security Architecture
7 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (23.08%) Risk Management
9 13 (16.67%) CISSP
9 13 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
10 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 9 (11.54%) Security Management
11 5 (6.41%) JSP 440
11 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
12 4 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
12 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
12 4 (5.13%) Information Security Management
12 4 (5.13%) CISM
12 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
12 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (3.85%) SABSA
13 3 (3.85%) Firewall
13 3 (3.85%) PKI
13 3 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
13 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
13 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
13 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS

CLAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Firewall
2 2 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
General
1 9 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.56%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.28%) JSP
1 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (41.03%) CESG
1 32 (41.03%) CESG CLAS
2 28 (35.90%) RMADS
3 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.85%) PKI
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.28%) Handset
6 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.28%) UNIX
1 1 (1.28%) Windows
1 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Information Security
2 25 (32.05%) Information Assurance
3 24 (30.77%) Security Architecture
4 18 (23.08%) Risk Management
5 13 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (11.54%) Security Management
7 4 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (5.13%) Business Continuity
7 4 (5.13%) Information Security Management
8 3 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (3.85%) TOGAF
8 3 (3.85%) Data Protection
8 3 (3.85%) SABSA
9 2 (2.56%) Business Continuity Management
9 2 (2.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 2 (2.56%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Security Testing
9 2 (2.56%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.67%) CISSP
4 5 (6.41%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.13%) CISM
6 3 (3.85%) Degree
7 2 (2.56%) MBA
7 2 (2.56%) CISA
7 2 (2.56%) CRISC
7 2 (2.56%) ISACA
8 1 (1.28%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (26.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.41%) JSP 440
3 3 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.28%) VMware
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