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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank - 69 68
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.50% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £520
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - £36.25
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
260 201 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 29.51% 22.43% 21.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 150 124
Average daily rate £368 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £29.10 £12.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing CESG also 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 that cited CESG.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (100.00%) IISP
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing CESG also 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 that cited CESG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 3 (100.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (100.00%) CISSP
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) IISP
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (100.00%) JSP 440