The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - 5.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 22
Median daily rate - - £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £435 £538
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - £36.25
CESG
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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 Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
125 144 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.64% 32.51% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 83 105
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £625 £825
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 13
Median hourly rate £36.26 £16.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.62% -39.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £46.09 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.24 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+17.90% -13.16%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire