The table below looks at the statistics for the CLAS Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CLAS Consultant
Rank 120 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.23% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£501 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £521 £550 £523
% change year-on-year
-5.36% +5.26%
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2286 1970 2134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.70% 91.84% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 1019 1050
Average daily rate £340 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 139 137
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £35.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

CLAS Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CLAS Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CLAS Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CLAS Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CLAS Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Birmingham -1 1 £500 -9.09%
CLAS Consultant
England

CLAS Consultant
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (83.33%) RMADS
2 3 (50.00%) CESG
2 3 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) RMADS
2 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (50.00%) CESG
2 3 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001