The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Lancashire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 40 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 9 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.14% 0.48% 2.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.62% 2.22% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Average daily rate £538 - £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 45 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.38% 21.53% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 22 49
Average daily rate £278 £268 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% -21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £179 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £376 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 5
Average hourly rate £26.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% -7.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
CESG
North West

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (100.00%) CISSP
1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architect
2 8 (88.89%) Security Architect
3 7 (77.78%) Enterprise Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 9 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 8 (88.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CISSP
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared