The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Merseyside 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.57% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
46 39 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.08% 19.60% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 19
Average daily rate £304 £238 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -24.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £175 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 21
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.42 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% -32.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.68 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.86 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
CESG
North West

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

CESG
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) CISM
3 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
3 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (16.67%) CESG Infosec
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) CISSP
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) EDRMS
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Information Assurance
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) ISMS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISM
1 2 (33.33%) PCI QSA
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) CESG Infosec