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 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CESG Listed Adviser Scheme
Rank 141 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG CLAS 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.095% - 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% - 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £800 £590
% change year-on-year
-46.87% +35.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.50 - -
CESG CLAS
England

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
857 655 692
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.21% 27.19% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 396 338
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 59 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £30.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -40.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £35.59 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -8.43%

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
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG CLAS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Herefordshire - 2 £325 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £350 -
CESG CLAS
England

CESG CLAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Office Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) CLAS
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec