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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 36 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.27% - 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.46% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£498 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £510 £488
% change year-on-year
-6.86% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
134 57 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.45% 27.80% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 29 42
Average daily rate £381 £238 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.52% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £156 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £368 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £22.00 £14.75 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.15% -25.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £12.44 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.53 £34.00 £27.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (85.71%) CISSP
1 12 (85.71%) CESG CLAS
1 12 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
3 9 (64.29%) SABSA
4 8 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
8 1 (7.14%) Information Security
8 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
8 1 (7.14%) CISMP
8 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
8 1 (7.14%) Coaching
8 1 (7.14%) User Experience
8 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
8 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Architect
2 9 (64.29%) Security Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Security Architecture
2 11 (78.57%) TOGAF
3 9 (64.29%) SABSA
4 8 (57.14%) Cyber Security
4 8 (57.14%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (35.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (7.14%) Information Security
7 1 (7.14%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) CISMP
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat