The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 409 406 394
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Contract jobs citing CESG 13 28 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.17% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 21
Median daily rate £619 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £518 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £778 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £460
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -
CESG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7744 8347 8557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.07% 37.00% 36.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5377 5794 6085
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 143 197
Median hourly rate £20.12 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.57% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +15.72%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in London

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in London

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in London

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in London

CESG
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the London region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Hounslow - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 London region with a requirement for CESG.

1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
3 28 (38.89%) CISSP
4 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
5 25 (34.72%) TOGAF
6 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 21 (29.17%) CESG CLAS
7 21 (29.17%) CLAS
8 18 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (25.00%) Project Management
9 17 (23.61%) Information Security
10 16 (22.22%) SaaS
11 15 (20.83%) SDLC
11 15 (20.83%) NonStop SQL
11 15 (20.83%) Scrum
11 15 (20.83%) ISEB
11 15 (20.83%) ITIL
11 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
12 12 (16.67%) Security Architecture
13 11 (15.28%) Use Case
14 10 (13.89%) Firewall
15 9 (12.50%) Windows
16 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
16 8 (11.11%) Juniper
16 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
17 7 (9.72%) VMware
17 7 (9.72%) Cisco
17 7 (9.72%) MS Office
17 7 (9.72%) Google
17 7 (9.72%) Technical Architecture

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.39%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) GNU Octave
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) SaaS
2 7 (9.72%) G Suite
2 7 (9.72%) Trello
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.89%) Firewall
2 8 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (8.33%) Network Security
4 5 (6.94%) SMTP
4 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) WAN
6 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.39%) IPsec
6 1 (1.39%) LAN
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.39%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Architect
2 16 (22.22%) Security Architect
3 13 (18.06%) Consultant
4 12 (16.67%) Security Consultant
5 10 (13.89%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.72%) Cybersecurity Consultant
8 5 (6.94%) Enterprise Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Security Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) CLAS Consultant
10 3 (4.17%) Network Security Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Network Security Specialist
10 3 (4.17%) Security Technical Architect
11 2 (2.78%) CLAS Security Consultant
11 2 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Architect
11 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
11 2 (2.78%) Head of Architecture
11 2 (2.78%) Head of Security
11 2 (2.78%) Security Manager
11 2 (2.78%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) SAML
1 5 (6.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.17%) CESG CLAS
2 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.56%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (2.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (2.78%) User Experience
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.39%) PKI
4 1 (1.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Windows
2 7 (9.72%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.17%) Linux
4 2 (2.78%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.39%) Kali Linux
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.72%) TOGAF
3 18 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (25.00%) Project Management
4 17 (23.61%) Information Security
5 15 (20.83%) ITIL
5 15 (20.83%) PRINCE2
5 15 (20.83%) Scrum
5 15 (20.83%) SDLC
6 12 (16.67%) Security Architecture
7 11 (15.28%) Use Case
8 7 (9.72%) Ethical Hacking
8 7 (9.72%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (6.94%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.94%) CRAMM
10 5 (6.94%) Information Architecture
10 5 (6.94%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.94%) Service Management
10 5 (6.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Go
1 1 (1.39%) Python
1 1 (1.39%) R
1 1 (1.39%) Ruby
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 28 (38.89%) CISSP
3 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
4 21 (29.17%) CLAS
5 15 (20.83%) ISEB
6 7 (9.72%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (4.17%) CEH
7 3 (4.17%) CISA
7 3 (4.17%) CISM
7 3 (4.17%) Degree
7 3 (4.17%) DV Cleared
8 2 (2.78%) CITP
8 2 (2.78%) IISP
8 2 (2.78%) MBCS
9 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
9 1 (1.39%) CRISC
9 1 (1.39%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.39%) OSCP
9 1 (1.39%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (9.72%) COBIT
3 3 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) BS7799
4 2 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (2.78%) JSP 440
4 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) etcd
2 1 (1.39%) flannel
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.39%) Nessus
1 1 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) CheckPoint
1 8 (11.11%) Juniper
2 7 (9.72%) Cisco
2 7 (9.72%) Google
2 7 (9.72%) VMware
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.78%) Aerohive Networks
5 1 (1.39%) Apple
5 1 (1.39%) F5
5 1 (1.39%) MobileIron
5 1 (1.39%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.39%) TOWER Software