The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 170 184 190
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing CESG 2 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.058% 0.087% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.22% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 17
Median daily rate £575 £468 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.99% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £455 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £505 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £475 £510
% change year-on-year
-3.15% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £42.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.66%
CESG
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1403 1789 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 41.04% 38.82% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1410 1584
Median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 53
Median hourly rate £17.25 £17.98 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% -2.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £27.00 £34.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.34% +8.57%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the City of London region.

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for CESG.

1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (25.00%) CISA
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) CISSP
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) CLAS
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (12.50%) IISP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
General
1 3 (37.50%) Legal
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Chief Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Service Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (12.50%) Freedom of Information Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) SABSA
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) CLAS
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) BS7799
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft