The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG CLAS in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG CLAS over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
England / West Midlands
Rank - - 107
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.046%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £558 £510
% change year-on-year
-19.28% +9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
657 663 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.27% 27.65% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 368 354
Median daily rate £380 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 56
Median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

CESG CLAS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

CESG CLAS
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CESG CLAS Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CESG CLAS
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CESG CLAS.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
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%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS

CESG CLAS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
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%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CLAS
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001