The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 69 69 62
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing CESG 6 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 0.22% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.93% 0.77% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £466 £468 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.26% -6.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £468 £492
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £468 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £510 £520
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £43.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-2.31% +0.58%
CESG
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
311 259 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 33.73% 28.00% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 192 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 4
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.11% +53.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.87 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £82.30 £27.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £19.58 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.46% +3.05%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CESG 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 Bristol region with a requirement for CESG.

1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
2 7 (53.85%) Information Security
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
3 5 (38.46%) Network Security
3 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) CLAS
4 4 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (30.77%) IISP
4 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 4 (30.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) CCDP
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Firewall
1 5 (38.46%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 4 (30.77%) VPN
2 4 (30.77%) Wireless
3 3 (23.08%) BGP
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) IPsec
3 3 (23.08%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) SSL
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Security Advisor
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) CLAS Security Advisor
2 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Communications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Advisor
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) CESG CLAS
2 2 (15.38%) Cryptography
2 2 (15.38%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
2 5 (38.46%) Information Assurance
2 5 (38.46%) Security Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (7.69%) Communications Security
6 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.69%) OWASP
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Security Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) SC Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) CISSP
3 5 (38.46%) CLAS
4 4 (30.77%) IISP
5 3 (23.08%) CCDP
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) CCNP
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (23.08%) JNCIA
5 3 (23.08%) JNCIP
6 2 (15.38%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (7.69%) CISM
7 1 (7.69%) CISMP
7 1 (7.69%) ISSAP
7 1 (7.69%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) MCSE
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (30.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
1 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Nessus
1 1 (7.69%) Nmap
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco
1 3 (23.08%) Dell
1 3 (23.08%) HP
1 3 (23.08%) Juniper
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Qualys
2 1 (7.69%) VMware