The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 23 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.18% - 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% - 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £420 - -
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
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
65 58 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 38.46% 35.58% 31.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 29 49
Average daily rate £400 £348 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -26.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £270 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £443 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 16
Average hourly rate £45.50 £22.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.22% -47.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) COBIT
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) IISP
2 1 (33.33%) CLAS
2 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) IIS

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SABSA
2 1 (33.33%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Threat Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CLAS
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) IISP
1 1 (33.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) COBIT
1 1 (33.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) JSP 440
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) IBM