The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 158 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 3 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.077% - 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% - 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Median daily rate £500 - £770
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £468 £625
% change year-on-year
+12.29% -25.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
CESG CLAS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1242 1072 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.85% 29.17% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 738 588 457
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 77 74
Median hourly rate £20.78 £16.00 £19.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -16.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.46 £49.28 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -14.28%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CESG CLAS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CESG CLAS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CESG CLAS across the North West region.

CESG CLAS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CESG CLAS
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £500 -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for CESG CLAS.

1 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (25.00%) SaaS
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (25.00%) RMADS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) CISSP
4 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) NonStop SQL
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) CLAS Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Advisor
3 1 (25.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS
2 1 (25.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (25.00%) CISSP
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (25.00%) RMADS