The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 114 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing CESG 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.26% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 0.17% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £513 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
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 Hampshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 579 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.07% 27.74% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 323 277
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 46 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.16 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.46% -59.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.48 £11.23 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £39.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Gosport - 3 £561 -
Aldershot - 1 £475 -
CESG
South East

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (90.00%) CISSP
1 18 (90.00%) Information Security
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (85.00%) CESG CLAS
2 17 (85.00%) CISM
2 17 (85.00%) CLAS
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (75.00%) CCNA
3 15 (75.00%) MCSE
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (75.00%) Information Assurance
3 15 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
4 14 (70.00%) SIEM
4 14 (70.00%) Network Architecture
4 14 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 14 (70.00%) PKI
4 14 (70.00%) Oracle
4 14 (70.00%) MCP
4 14 (70.00%) Unix
4 14 (70.00%) Windows
4 14 (70.00%) Service Management
5 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
6 10 (50.00%) Banking
7 2 (10.00%) CISA
7 2 (10.00%) Security Management
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) LTE
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Architect
2 15 (75.00%) Security Architect
3 6 (30.00%) CISSP Architect
3 6 (30.00%) CLAS Architect
4 4 (20.00%) CISSP Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Compliance Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Compliance Officer
5 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) CESG CLAS
2 14 (70.00%) PKI
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Unix
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Information Security
2 15 (75.00%) Information Assurance
3 14 (70.00%) Network Architecture
3 14 (70.00%) Service Management
3 14 (70.00%) SIEM
3 14 (70.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) High Availability
5 1 (5.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Qualifications
1 18 (90.00%) CISSP
1 18 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (85.00%) CISM
2 17 (85.00%) CLAS
3 15 (75.00%) CCNA
3 15 (75.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 15 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (75.00%) MCSE
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) MCP
5 11 (55.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) CISA
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (5.00%) MCSA
7 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (5.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) F5
3 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper