The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 67 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.72% - 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.13% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £450 - £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £463 £510
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 - £40.00
CESG
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
329 373 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.67% 31.53% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 163 133
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 20
Average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.96% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Milton Keynes - 5 - -
CESG
South East

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (71.43%) ISMS
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
4 3 (42.86%) RMADS
4 3 (42.86%) CEH
4 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
4 3 (42.86%) IPsec
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) Clustering
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) MCP
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) CRM
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
5 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Security Advisor
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Risk Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Cryptography
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Ethical Hacking
1 5 (71.43%) ISMS
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
3 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
3 2 (28.57%) MODAF
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) DoDAF
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) RUP
4 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) CESG Certified Professional
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) CEH
4 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) CCSP
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) RMADS
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) OpenView
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) StorageTek
2 1 (14.29%) Sun