The 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 254 225 235
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +10
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.041% 0.035% 0.048%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£538 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £500 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £538 £600
% change year-on-year
-5.11% -10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2857 2307 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 27.03% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1229 902
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 133 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 24 December 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
Hampshire - 3 £519 -
Berkshire -5 1 £575 +15.00% 4
Surrey - - - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (100.00%) CESG
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) RMADS
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) CESG
2 3 (75.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Information Security
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) CISM
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory