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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 50 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing CESG 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.66% 0.21% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.88% 0.68% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Median daily rate £488 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -
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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
205 296 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 34.05% 31.59% 34.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 131 166
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £377 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 26
Median hourly rate £37.50 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £17.50 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.79%

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 3 December 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 28 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (96.43%) CESG Certified Professional
3 23 (82.14%) Information Assurance
3 23 (82.14%) Cryptography
4 21 (75.00%) IPsec
5 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
6 19 (67.86%) Risk Management
6 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
6 19 (67.86%) Windows
7 18 (64.29%) RMADS
8 16 (57.14%) ISMS
9 15 (53.57%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
10 14 (50.00%) Patch Management
10 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
10 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
10 14 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
11 13 (46.43%) Ethical Hacking
11 13 (46.43%) CEH
11 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (46.43%) Citrix
11 13 (46.43%) Oracle
11 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
11 13 (46.43%) Client/Server
11 13 (46.43%) SMTP
12 12 (42.86%) Windows Vista
12 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
12 12 (42.86%) Internet
12 12 (42.86%) Unix
13 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture

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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (75.00%) IPsec
2 13 (46.43%) SMTP
3 12 (42.86%) Internet
4 10 (35.71%) FTP
4 10 (35.71%) SSH
5 9 (32.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Security Advisor
2 11 (39.29%) Information Assurance Leader
3 2 (7.14%) Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) Security Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Compliance Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security Advisor
Miscellaneous
1 23 (82.14%) Cryptography
2 14 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 13 (46.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Unix
2 12 (42.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Information Assurance
2 19 (67.86%) Risk Management
3 16 (57.14%) ISMS
4 15 (53.57%) Cybersecurity
5 14 (50.00%) Patch Management
5 14 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
6 13 (46.43%) Ethical Hacking
6 13 (46.43%) Penetration Testing
7 11 (39.29%) Fuzz Testing
7 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
8 10 (35.71%) OWASP
9 6 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
10 3 (10.71%) Information Security
11 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
11 2 (7.14%) Security Testing
12 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
12 1 (3.57%) Database Security
12 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
12 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
12 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) CISSP
2 27 (96.43%) CESG Certified Professional
3 20 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 15 (53.57%) SC Cleared
5 13 (46.43%) CEH
6 6 (21.43%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (64.29%) RMADS
2 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.57%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (3.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Citrix
2 13 (46.43%) Oracle