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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CLAS Consultant
Rank 574 564 540
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -24
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 6 16 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.035% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.037% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 21
Average daily rate £588 £563 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £503 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £663 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £625 £500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CLAS Consultant
UK

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
44601 43533 41830
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.45% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29104 27575 25284
Average daily rate £418 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1612 1743 1871
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.77 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.05 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -9 3 £588 +2.17% 3
South East 0 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 £850 -
CLAS Consultant
UK

CLAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (95.65%) CLAS
2 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (47.83%) Information Security
3 11 (47.83%) CESG
3 11 (47.83%) CESG CLAS
4 10 (43.48%) PKI
5 9 (39.13%) Information Assurance
5 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
6 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (30.43%) Degree
7 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
7 7 (30.43%) Firewall
7 7 (30.43%) CISSP
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Internet
9 5 (21.74%) BS7799
9 5 (21.74%) CISM
9 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
9 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
9 5 (21.74%) HMG Infosec
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
10 4 (17.39%) RMADS
10 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
10 4 (17.39%) SIEM
10 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
10 4 (17.39%) Service Management

CLAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) VPN
General
1 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) CESG
1 11 (47.83%) CESG CLAS
2 10 (43.48%) PKI
3 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Information Security
2 9 (39.13%) Information Assurance
2 9 (39.13%) Security Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (21.74%) Business Continuity
5 4 (17.39%) Network Architecture
5 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
5 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 4 (17.39%) SIEM
5 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
6 3 (13.04%) Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
7 2 (8.70%) Information Security Management
7 2 (8.70%) ISMS
7 2 (8.70%) QMS
7 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
8 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 22 (95.65%) CLAS
2 14 (60.87%) Security Cleared
3 11 (47.83%) CESG Certified Professional
3 11 (47.83%) SC Cleared
4 7 (30.43%) CISSP
4 7 (30.43%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) DV Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (21.74%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) CCNA
7 4 (17.39%) MCP
7 4 (17.39%) MCSE
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (8.70%) CCNP
8 2 (8.70%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (21.74%) BS7799
2 5 (21.74%) HMG Infosec
3 4 (17.39%) RMADS
4 1 (4.35%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee