The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £520 £475
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.25 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
324 290 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.97% 23.31% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 155 77
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £236 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +101.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) RMADS
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (33.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) CLAS Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (66.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware