The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.25% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £513 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £51.17 £43.00
% change year-on-year
-17.43% +19.00%
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Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
232 310 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.78% 36.86% 27.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 161 117
Median daily rate £450 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £253 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 9
Median hourly rate £10.24 £14.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +12.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.74 £10.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for CESG.

1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 18 (85.71%) Information Assurance
2 18 (85.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 15 (71.43%) ISMS
3 15 (71.43%) IPsec
3 15 (71.43%) Cryptography
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Vista
4 14 (66.67%) Internet
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (66.67%) Citrix
4 14 (66.67%) Oracle
4 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 14 (66.67%) Windows
4 14 (66.67%) Client/Server
4 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 14 (66.67%) SMTP
4 14 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (61.90%) RMADS
5 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
5 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
6 12 (57.14%) SSH
6 12 (57.14%) FTP
6 12 (57.14%) Unix
6 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 12 (57.14%) OWASP
6 12 (57.14%) Sendmail
6 12 (57.14%) Patch Management
7 11 (52.38%) Fuzz Testing
7 11 (52.38%) Ethical Hacking
7 11 (52.38%) CEH

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) IPsec
2 14 (66.67%) Internet
2 14 (66.67%) SMTP
3 12 (57.14%) FTP
3 12 (57.14%) SSH
4 3 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Security Advisor
2 6 (28.57%) Information Assurance Leader
3 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 5 (23.81%) Security Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) CISSP Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Compliance Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Governance Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Risk Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Cybersecurity Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Cryptography
2 14 (66.67%) Client/Server
3 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
1 14 (66.67%) Windows Vista
2 12 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Information Assurance
2 15 (71.43%) ISMS
3 14 (66.67%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (61.90%) Risk Management
5 12 (57.14%) OWASP
5 12 (57.14%) Patch Management
6 11 (52.38%) Ethical Hacking
6 11 (52.38%) Fuzz Testing
6 11 (52.38%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (47.62%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (33.33%) Security Architecture
9 4 (19.05%) Information Security
10 3 (14.29%) Security Management
10 3 (14.29%) Security Testing
11 2 (9.52%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
12 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
12 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
12 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
12 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) CISSP
2 18 (85.71%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
4 11 (52.38%) CEH
5 7 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (61.90%) RMADS
2 5 (23.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (14.29%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 12 (57.14%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Citrix
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 14 (66.67%) Oracle