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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank - 165 132
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 0 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.44% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £540
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
CESG CLAS
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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
1154 1354 990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.58% 30.60% 31.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 829 545
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 61
Median hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) CISSP
3 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS

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 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) NonStop SQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) CLAS Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Advisor
2 1 (33.33%) Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001