The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Somerset region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.66% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£540 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £594 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
+7.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.34% 18.18% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 12 15
Average daily rate £485 £301 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.12% -16.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £447 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
CESG CLAS
South West

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG CLAS across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

CESG CLAS
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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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
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Vacancies
Taunton - 5 £598 -
CESG CLAS
South West

CESG CLAS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing CESG CLAS also 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 that cited CESG CLAS.

1 19 (100.00%) CESG
2 18 (94.74%) Information Security
2 18 (94.74%) Risk Management
2 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
2 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
3 15 (78.95%) JSP 440
4 12 (63.16%) RMADS
5 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
5 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (47.37%) Information Assurance
6 9 (47.37%) JSP
7 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
9 3 (15.79%) ISO 14001
9 3 (15.79%) Web Services
9 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
9 3 (15.79%) Internet
9 3 (15.79%) Summit
9 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (5.26%) Communications Security
10 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
10 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (5.26%) C

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing CESG CLAS also 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 that cited CESG CLAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Consultant
2 7 (36.84%) Coordinator
3 6 (31.58%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (21.05%) Security Consultant
5 3 (15.79%) Security Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (5.26%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Security Advisor
7 1 (5.26%) Information Assurance Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) JSP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (100.00%) CESG
2 12 (63.16%) RMADS
3 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Risk Management
1 18 (94.74%) Information Security
2 11 (57.89%) Risk Assessment
3 9 (47.37%) Information Assurance
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Communications Security
5 1 (5.26%) Computer Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (94.74%) SC Cleared
1 18 (94.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (78.95%) JSP 440
2 11 (57.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (15.79%) ISO 9001
3 3 (15.79%) ISO 14001