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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 147 155 142
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.031% 0.048% 0.031%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.10% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £563 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £531
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
965 1230 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.34% 29.61% 29.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 669 545
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £238 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 65 54
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.34 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.74% +16.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 8 December 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
Lancashire - 1 £350 -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle