The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 29 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 South East 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank - 234 247
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% 0.030%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £525 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2023 1720 2030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.99% 20.22% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 843 859
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 126 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -18.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CESG CLAS Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CESG CLAS
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 2
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (100.00%) CESG
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Information Security
2 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) MBA
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
3 3 (60.00%) Security Management
3 3 (60.00%) Military
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (40.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) JSP
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) B2B
5 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (20.00%) Handset
5 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) JSP 440

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (60.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
1 4 (80.00%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) CESG
2 4 (80.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) RMADS
3 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Information Security
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 3 (60.00%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (60.00%) Security Management
2 3 (60.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) CISSP
2 4 (80.00%) CISA
2 4 (80.00%) CISM
2 4 (80.00%) MBA
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (20.00%) JSP 440