The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 497 517 491
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs citing CESG 83 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.086% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.27% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 18 32
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £443 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £550 £475
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £31.56 -
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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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15953 15269 14336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.59% 32.11% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10301 9748 8521
Average daily rate £415 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 624 744
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in England

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in England

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in England

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in England

CESG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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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
London +11 36 £500 -2.43% 8
South East +2 20 £400 -27.27% 7
North West +2 12 £425 -26.08% 1
South West -29 5 £625 - 1
West Midlands -10 3 £525 -4.54% 3
East of England -16 3 £525 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £420 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 121 (56.02%) Security Cleared
2 91 (42.13%) SC Cleared
3 84 (38.89%) CESG CLAS
4 78 (36.11%) Information Security
5 70 (32.41%) Security Architecture
6 68 (31.48%) Information Assurance
7 59 (27.31%) RMADS
8 51 (23.61%) CISSP
9 44 (20.37%) TOGAF
10 40 (18.52%) Management Information System
11 39 (18.06%) Risk Management
12 36 (16.67%) Windows
13 33 (15.28%) Firewall
13 33 (15.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 32 (14.81%) Data Protection
14 32 (14.81%) Cisco
15 29 (13.43%) ITIL
16 27 (12.50%) JSP 440
17 26 (12.04%) Linux
18 25 (11.57%) Red Hat
19 23 (10.65%) DNS
19 23 (10.65%) Active Directory
19 23 (10.65%) Zachman Framework
20 21 (9.72%) VMware
20 21 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
21 20 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
22 19 (8.80%) Technical Architecture
22 19 (8.80%) DHCP
23 18 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
24 17 (7.87%) Data Protection Act

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (4.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (2.78%) IIS
4 5 (2.31%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.39%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.39%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.46%) JBoss
7 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (6.94%) MS Visio
2 12 (5.56%) MS Office
3 10 (4.63%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.63%) MS Project
4 4 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.85%) Summit
2 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (15.28%) Firewall
2 23 (10.65%) DNS
3 21 (9.72%) Cisco ASA
4 19 (8.80%) DHCP
5 16 (7.41%) VPN
6 14 (6.48%) LDAP
6 14 (6.48%) Internet
7 11 (5.09%) SAN
8 10 (4.63%) SSL
9 9 (4.17%) WAN
9 9 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (3.24%) LAN
11 6 (2.78%) Network Security
12 5 (2.31%) Kerberos
13 4 (1.85%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.85%) HTTP
13 4 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.85%) Wireless
13 4 (1.85%) IPsec
13 4 (1.85%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.41%) MySQL
2 13 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.39%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (5.56%) Law
2 11 (5.09%) Finance
3 8 (3.70%) Legal
4 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.93%) Advertising
5 2 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.46%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 74 (34.26%) Architect
2 39 (18.06%) Security Architect
3 27 (12.50%) Consultant
4 21 (9.72%) Information Architect
4 21 (9.72%) Analyst
5 18 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 15 (6.94%) Security Advisor
7 13 (6.02%) Security Consultant
8 12 (5.56%) Security Manager
8 12 (5.56%) Information Security Architect
9 10 (4.63%) CLAS Consultant
9 10 (4.63%) Information Manager
9 10 (4.63%) Data Analyst
10 9 (4.17%) Infrastructure Designer
10 9 (4.17%) Designer
11 7 (3.24%) Senior Architect
11 7 (3.24%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.78%) Enterprise Security Architect
13 5 (2.31%) Infrastructure Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.70%) Web Services
2 7 (3.24%) JSP
3 2 (0.93%) .NET
3 2 (0.93%) OLE
4 1 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 84 (38.89%) CESG CLAS
2 59 (27.31%) RMADS
3 40 (18.52%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.87%) Data Protection Act
5 16 (7.41%) Freedom of Information Act
5 16 (7.41%) Computer Science
6 15 (6.94%) PKI
7 11 (5.09%) Clustering
8 9 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (4.17%) Replication
8 9 (4.17%) Mobile App
8 9 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.70%) Data Structures
10 7 (3.24%) Reference Data
11 5 (2.31%) Blackberry
12 2 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
13 1 (0.46%) FMCG
13 1 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.67%) Windows
2 26 (12.04%) Linux
3 17 (7.87%) Android
4 12 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.56%) Windows Phone 8
4 12 (5.56%) Windows Phone
5 10 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.46%) AIX
7 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.11%) Information Security
2 70 (32.41%) Security Architecture
3 68 (31.48%) Information Assurance
4 44 (20.37%) TOGAF
5 39 (18.06%) Risk Management
6 32 (14.81%) Data Protection
7 29 (13.43%) ITIL
8 23 (10.65%) Zachman Framework
9 20 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (8.80%) Technical Architecture
11 18 (8.33%) Protective Monitoring
12 17 (7.87%) Configuration Management
13 16 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (7.41%) ISMS
14 15 (6.94%) Risk Assessment
14 15 (6.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 15 (6.94%) Penetration Testing
15 14 (6.48%) Migration
15 14 (6.48%) Data Modelling
15 14 (6.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.09%) SQL
2 10 (4.63%) C
3 7 (3.24%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.78%) VBScript
5 1 (0.46%) Python
5 1 (0.46%) Perl
5 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 121 (56.02%) Security Cleared
2 91 (42.13%) SC Cleared
3 51 (23.61%) CISSP
4 13 (6.02%) Degree
5 10 (4.63%) DV Cleared
6 9 (4.17%) CISA
7 8 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.78%) CISM
9 5 (2.31%) CCNA
10 4 (1.85%) CEH
11 3 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.93%) CISMP
13 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
13 1 (0.46%) MCSE
13 1 (0.46%) CCNP
13 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.46%) RHCE
13 1 (0.46%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (15.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 27 (12.50%) JSP 440
3 12 (5.56%) BS7799
4 8 (3.70%) SLA
4 8 (3.70%) QA
5 4 (1.85%) ISO 9001
5 4 (1.85%) ISO 14001
6 3 (1.39%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.93%) HMG Infosec
8 1 (0.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (10.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.09%) Firmware
3 10 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.85%) NFS
5 4 (1.85%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) XenApp
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) Snort
Systems Management
1 11 (5.09%) SCCM
2 9 (4.17%) SCOM
3 7 (3.24%) SCVMM
3 7 (3.24%) SCDPM
4 6 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.39%) OpenView
6 1 (0.46%) Nagios
6 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.46%) Puppet
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (14.81%) Cisco
2 25 (11.57%) Red Hat
3 21 (9.72%) VMware
4 16 (7.41%) Juniper
4 16 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.56%) HP
6 10 (4.63%) McAfee
6 10 (4.63%) CheckPoint
6 10 (4.63%) Oracle
6 10 (4.63%) F5
7 7 (3.24%) Symantec
7 7 (3.24%) IBM
8 6 (2.78%) Dell
8 6 (2.78%) Sophos
8 6 (2.78%) Lumension
9 5 (2.31%) Casewise
9 5 (2.31%) EMC
10 3 (1.39%) Nokia
10 3 (1.39%) SonicWALL
10 3 (1.39%) SolarWinds
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