The 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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 39 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% - 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% - 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £520
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £80.00 - £36.25
CESG
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
88 117 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.94% 30.95% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 48 24
Average daily rate £325 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £215 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Average hourly rate £11.65 £32.41 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.05% +80.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.59 £11.88 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.01 £51.67 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -5.50%

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
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bootle - 1 £450 -
CESG
North West

CESG
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft