The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 92 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.070% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 - £40.00
CESG
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
398 304 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.95% 26.71% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 199 160
Average daily rate £415 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.61% -35.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £10.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.57 £18.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) CISSP
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) Information Assurance
3 9 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (42.86%) VPN
3 9 (42.86%) DNS
3 9 (42.86%) SLA
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) VoIP
4 6 (28.57%) Information Governance
4 6 (28.57%) NHS
4 6 (28.57%) Security Management
4 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
4 6 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
5 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (14.29%) Legal
8 2 (9.52%) Finance
8 2 (9.52%) Law
8 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
8 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
8 2 (9.52%) Line Management
8 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (4.76%) Resilience Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) DNS
1 9 (42.86%) VoIP
1 9 (42.86%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 3 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Business Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Security Specialist
2 8 (38.10%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Healthcare Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Healthcare Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (4.76%) QA Leader
3 1 (4.76%) QA Manager
3 1 (4.76%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Security Advisor
3 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (28.57%) NHS
2 6 (28.57%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (42.86%) Information Assurance
3 9 (42.86%) ITIL
3 9 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 6 (28.57%) Information Governance
4 6 (28.57%) Security Management
4 6 (28.57%) Security Operations
5 5 (23.81%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Computer Security
6 2 (9.52%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (4.76%) Resilience Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C
1 1 (4.76%) C#
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby
1 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CISSP
2 2 (9.52%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (42.86%) SLA
2 4 (19.05%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.76%) GPG13
3 1 (4.76%) QA
3 1 (4.76%) WAI
3 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) HP