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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 408 381 397
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Contract jobs citing CESG 16 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.14% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% 0.36% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 12
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£475 £483 £499
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.55% -3.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £450 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £623 £599
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £405
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.17 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
+23.30% -
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
8290 8626 9188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.54% 37.64% 39.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5780 5888 6257
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 145 204
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 5 £500 +11.11% 2
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 20 (51.28%) Information Security
3 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (41.03%) CESG CLAS
4 16 (41.03%) Risk Management
5 13 (33.33%) ITIL
6 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (30.77%) Information Assurance
7 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
7 10 (25.64%) Citrix
7 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
8 9 (23.08%) CISSP
8 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 9 (23.08%) RMADS
8 9 (23.08%) Degree
8 9 (23.08%) VMware
9 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
9 8 (20.51%) Firewall
9 8 (20.51%) Service Management
10 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
11 6 (15.38%) DNS
11 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
11 6 (15.38%) COBIT
11 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.82%) Law
12 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
12 5 (12.82%) LAN

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (12.82%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.26%) MS Project
2 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.13%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) Firewall
2 6 (15.38%) DNS
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
3 5 (12.82%) LAN
3 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 4 (10.26%) SAN
4 4 (10.26%) DMZ
4 4 (10.26%) NAS
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.13%) LDAP
6 1 (2.56%) FTP
6 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) Wireless
6 1 (2.56%) SSH
6 1 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
General
1 5 (12.82%) Law
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Architect
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) CLAS Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Project Coordinator
4 5 (12.82%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.26%) Security Architect
5 4 (10.26%) IT Architect
5 4 (10.26%) IT Security Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Head of Security
6 3 (7.69%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Security Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Information Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Compliance Specialist
7 2 (5.13%) Security Advisor
8 1 (2.56%) Wintel Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Service Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Information Assurance Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
1 4 (10.26%) J2EE
1 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 3 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) CESG CLAS
2 9 (23.08%) RMADS
3 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
5 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
5 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
6 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
7 1 (2.56%) iPad
7 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (2.56%) Clustering
7 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Information Security
2 16 (41.03%) Risk Management
3 13 (33.33%) ITIL
4 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.77%) Information Assurance
5 10 (25.64%) Security Architecture
6 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
7 8 (20.51%) Service Management
8 6 (15.38%) TOGAF
9 5 (12.82%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL V2
9 5 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (10.26%) Workflow
11 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
11 3 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
12 2 (5.13%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (56.41%) Security Cleared
2 18 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 9 (23.08%) CISSP
4 4 (10.26%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.26%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.56%) Postgraduate
6 1 (2.56%) CISM
6 1 (2.56%) CISMP
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (41.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (15.38%) COBIT
3 3 (7.69%) CESG Infosec
3 3 (7.69%) JSP 440
4 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (2.56%) GPG13
4 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.26%) VirtualBox
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) Firmware
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Citrix
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 5 (12.82%) Oracle
5 4 (10.26%) Pega
6 3 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (5.13%) Juniper
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) HP
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