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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 55 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 11 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.58% - 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.98% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £435 £538
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -19.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £70.00 - £36.25
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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
221 316 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.71% 39.16% 25.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 153 123
Median daily rate £425 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £263 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.75% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -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 28 May 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 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 12 (85.71%) IPsec
3 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
4 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
4 11 (78.57%) ISMS
4 11 (78.57%) RMADS
5 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) Information Assurance
6 9 (64.29%) Citrix
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Vista
6 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (64.29%) Internet
6 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 9 (64.29%) Oracle
6 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
6 9 (64.29%) Windows
6 9 (64.29%) Client/Server
6 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
6 9 (64.29%) SMTP
7 8 (57.14%) FTP
7 8 (57.14%) Unix
7 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
7 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
7 8 (57.14%) SSH
7 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (57.14%) CEH
7 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
7 8 (57.14%) OWASP
7 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared

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 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) IPsec
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) SMTP
3 8 (57.14%) FTP
3 8 (57.14%) SSH
4 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Security Advisor
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Security Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Information Assurance Leader
4 1 (7.14%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
2 9 (64.29%) Client/Server
3 8 (57.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Vista
2 8 (57.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) ISMS
1 11 (78.57%) Risk Management
2 10 (71.43%) Information Assurance
3 9 (64.29%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 8 (57.14%) OWASP
4 8 (57.14%) Patch Management
4 8 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (50.00%) Fuzz Testing
6 6 (42.86%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (28.57%) Security Architecture
8 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (7.14%) Information Security
9 1 (7.14%) Security Management
9 1 (7.14%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) CISSP
2 13 (92.86%) CESG Certified Professional
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 8 (57.14%) CEH
4 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (78.57%) RMADS
2 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 8 (57.14%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle