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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
England / North West
Rank - 158 135
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 0 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.026% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.081% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Median daily rate - - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £525 £510
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £85.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £85.00 -

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
789 1230 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.92% 32.22% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 715 534
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 43
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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