The table below looks at the statistics for the CLAS Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CLAS Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CLAS Consultant
Rank - 141 123
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 0 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate - £563 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £625 £513
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
CLAS Consultant
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2846 3089 2451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.81% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 1957 1481
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 174 162
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

CLAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CLAS Consultant in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

CLAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CLAS Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited CLAS Consultant in their job title 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 with CLAS Consultant in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) CLAS
2 5 (83.33%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) HMG Infosec
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) BS7799
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (33.33%) ISMS
5 2 (33.33%) QMS
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Security Management
5 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) CCNP
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Juniper
6 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
6 1 (16.67%) Identity Management

CLAS Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited CLAS Consultant in their job title 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 with CLAS Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Security Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) QMS
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CLAS
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (66.67%) BS7799
2 4 (66.67%) HMG Infosec
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) F5
1 1 (16.67%) Juniper