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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / London
Rank 395 400 398
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing CESG 14 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.095% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.26% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 12
Median daily rate £606 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.33% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £471
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £630 £805
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £455
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
+22.99% -

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
7018 7595 7647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.10% 36.17% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4843 5248 5381
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 136 149
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +25.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Hounslow - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 London region with a requirement for CESG.

1 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 19 (39.58%) Cybersecurity
4 16 (33.33%) Information Security
4 16 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 14 (29.17%) CISSP
5 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (22.92%) Use Case
8 9 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
8 9 (18.75%) CLAS
9 8 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
10 7 (14.58%) Ethical Hacking
11 6 (12.50%) Information Assurance
11 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
11 6 (12.50%) SABSA
12 5 (10.42%) ArchiMate
12 5 (10.42%) UML
12 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
12 5 (10.42%) Service Management
12 5 (10.42%) Open Source
12 5 (10.42%) Information Architecture
12 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
13 4 (8.33%) Network Security
13 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
13 4 (8.33%) SaaS
13 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
13 4 (8.33%) Firewall

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) SaaS
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) G Suite
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Trello
3 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Firewall
1 4 (8.33%) Network Security
2 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.08%) LAN
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) NonStop SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.08%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Architect
2 14 (29.17%) Security Architect
3 10 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Consultant
5 7 (14.58%) Security Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 6 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 5 (10.42%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Information Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
9 2 (4.17%) CISSP Architect
9 2 (4.17%) CLAS Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Head of Architecture
9 2 (4.17%) Head of Security
9 2 (4.17%) Information Assurance Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Security Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.17%) Security Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) CESG CLAS
2 6 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.08%) Kali Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Cybersecurity
2 16 (33.33%) Information Security
2 16 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (25.00%) Security Architecture
4 11 (22.92%) Use Case
5 7 (14.58%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (12.50%) Information Assurance
6 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.50%) SABSA
7 5 (10.42%) ArchiMate
7 5 (10.42%) Information Architecture
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) Security Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Service Management
7 5 (10.42%) UML
8 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 14 (29.17%) CISSP
4 9 (18.75%) CLAS
5 8 (16.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (6.25%) CISA
6 3 (6.25%) CISM
6 3 (6.25%) ISEB
7 2 (4.17%) CEH
7 2 (4.17%) CITP
7 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) IISP
7 2 (4.17%) MBCS
8 1 (2.08%) CHECK Team Leader
8 1 (2.08%) CREST Certified
8 1 (2.08%) CRISC
8 1 (2.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.08%) ISSAP
8 1 (2.08%) OSCP
8 1 (2.08%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (8.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (6.25%) COBIT
3 3 (6.25%) JSP 440
3 3 (6.25%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.25%) RMADS
3 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (4.17%) BS7799
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nessus
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
2 3 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (4.17%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (2.08%) hybris
4 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) TOWER Software