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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 41 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.39% - 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% - 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £501 - £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £480
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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
97 153 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 37.60% 34.46% 29.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 98 75
Median daily rate £431 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 11
Median hourly rate £40.38 £20.00 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.87% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.75 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.72 £26.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.29% +25.11%

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
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lytham St Annes - 1 £501 -
CESG
North West

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for CESG.

1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MBCS
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (50.00%) CITP
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) IISP
2 1 (50.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Data Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (50.00%) CITP
2 1 (50.00%) CLAS
2 1 (50.00%) IISP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) MBCS
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle