The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 363 387 374
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -13
Contract jobs citing CESG 39 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.070% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 0.21% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 12 26
Average daily rate
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£520 £499 £540
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.26% -7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £374 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £599 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £399 £500
% change year-on-year
+31.66% -20.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7113 7950 8213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 32.78% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4780 5488 5558
Average daily rate £450 £463 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -2.11%
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 £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 175 202
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
CESG
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +27 7 £543 +13.02% 3
Teddington - - - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 35 (49.30%) Information Security
2 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
3 29 (40.85%) CESG CLAS
4 26 (36.62%) Information Assurance
5 19 (26.76%) Security Architecture
6 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
7 16 (22.54%) CISSP
8 13 (18.31%) RMADS
9 11 (15.49%) Data Protection
10 10 (14.08%) Internet
11 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
11 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (12.68%) Data Protection Act
12 8 (11.27%) QA
12 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
12 8 (11.27%) Data Analysis
12 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
13 7 (9.86%) Freedom of Information
13 7 (9.86%) Freedom of Information Act
13 7 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
14 6 (8.45%) Security Testing
14 6 (8.45%) Finance
14 6 (8.45%) Security Management
14 6 (8.45%) Business Continuity
14 6 (8.45%) MS Project
14 6 (8.45%) MS Office
14 6 (8.45%) Oracle
14 6 (8.45%) Windows

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 (7.04%) Tomcat
1 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
1 5 (7.04%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.82%) IIS
2 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) MS Project
1 6 (8.45%) MS Office
2 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Summit
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.08%) Internet
2 5 (7.04%) Firewall
3 4 (5.63%) VPN
3 4 (5.63%) DNS
4 3 (4.23%) SAN
4 3 (4.23%) LAN
4 3 (4.23%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) DHCP
5 2 (2.82%) HTTP
5 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.82%) IPsec
5 2 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.82%) Network Security
6 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.41%) IPv4
6 1 (1.41%) NAS
6 1 (1.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Law
4 2 (2.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Architect
2 17 (23.94%) Consultant
3 13 (18.31%) Security Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Security Architect
4 9 (12.68%) Information Manager
4 9 (12.68%) CLAS Consultant
4 9 (12.68%) Information Architect
5 8 (11.27%) Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Information Security Manager
6 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Security Consultant
7 5 (7.04%) Test Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Information Security Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Information Assurance Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.82%) Information Assurance Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Information Security Consultant
9 2 (2.82%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (1.41%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Middleware
1 2 (2.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.41%) CSS
2 1 (1.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.41%) XML
2 1 (1.41%) XSL
2 1 (1.41%) HTML
2 1 (1.41%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.41%) JSON
2 1 (1.41%) WCF
2 1 (1.41%) LINQ
2 1 (1.41%) jQuery
2 1 (1.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) CESG CLAS
2 13 (18.31%) RMADS
3 9 (12.68%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.86%) Freedom of Information
4 7 (9.86%) Freedom of Information Act
5 3 (4.23%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) Statistics
6 2 (2.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.41%) Tandem
7 1 (1.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Information Security
2 26 (36.62%) Information Assurance
3 19 (26.76%) Security Architecture
4 11 (15.49%) Data Protection
5 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (11.27%) Risk Management
6 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.27%) TOGAF
6 8 (11.27%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.45%) Security Management
7 6 (8.45%) Business Continuity
7 6 (8.45%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.45%) Security Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Test Management
8 5 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (7.04%) Data Privacy
8 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.04%) BCP
8 5 (7.04%) Project Management
8 5 (7.04%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.04%) SQL
2 2 (2.82%) Java
3 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.41%) C#
3 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.41%) VBScript
3 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (45.07%) Security Cleared
2 18 (25.35%) SC Cleared
3 16 (22.54%) CISSP
4 7 (9.86%) DV Cleared
5 5 (7.04%) CEH
6 4 (5.63%) CISM
6 4 (5.63%) Degree
7 2 (2.82%) CRISC
7 2 (2.82%) ISACA
8 1 (1.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.41%) MCITP
8 1 (1.41%) MCPD
8 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.41%) MCP
8 1 (1.41%) MCAD
8 1 (1.41%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) QA
2 7 (9.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.41%) HMG Infosec
4 1 (1.41%) COBIT
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.82%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.82%) NFS
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
2 2 (2.82%) OpenView
3 1 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.41%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (8.45%) Oracle
2 5 (7.04%) Cisco
2 5 (7.04%) IBM
2 5 (7.04%) VMware
3 4 (5.63%) HP
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 1 (1.41%) EMC
6 1 (1.41%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.41%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.41%) F5
6 1 (1.41%) Lumension
6 1 (1.41%) Juniper
6 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.41%) Symantec
6 1 (1.41%) McAfee
6 1 (1.41%) Sophos
6 1 (1.41%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.41%) Sun
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