Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a CLAS Consultant was £625 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

CLAS Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 861 842
Rank change year-on-year +8 -19 -37
Contract jobs requiring a CLAS Consultant 4 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.004% 0.012% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.013% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 17
England median daily rate £625 £625 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.74% -3.23%
10th Percentile £569 £506 £438
90th Percentile £673 £775 £600
UK median daily rate £625 £625 £540
% change year-on-year - +15.74% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89884 92670 98656
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.76% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59938 60988 63819
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2667 3006 3819
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.97 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

CLAS Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured CLAS Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for CLAS Consultant in England

CLAS Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CLAS Consultant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for CLAS Consultant in England

CLAS Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CLAS Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 3 £625 -10.71% 1
South East +5 1 £550 -13.73%
CLAS Consultant
UK

CLAS Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, CLAS Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring CLAS Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
3 2 (50.00%) ISSMP
3 2 (50.00%) MBCS
3 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) ISACA
3 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
3 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
4 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RMADS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) OWASP
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) CESG
4 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS

CLAS Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CESG
1 1 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (50.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Security Auditing
3 1 (25.00%) OWASP
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Security Patching
3 1 (25.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CLAS
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
3 2 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 2 (50.00%) CISM
3 2 (50.00%) ISACA
3 2 (50.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (50.00%) ISSMP
3 2 (50.00%) MBCS
4 1 (25.00%) GIAC
4 1 (25.00%) SANS
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (25.00%) RMADS