The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 96 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 19 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.36% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 0
Median daily rate £775 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £430 £538
% change year-on-year
+22.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £66.25 - £36.25
CESG
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
546 256 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.22% 32.69% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 125 96
Median daily rate £320 £350 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +24.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £175 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% +8.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.60 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £28.40 £14.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in the North East

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

CESG
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 16 £763 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 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 North East region with a requirement for CESG.

1 19 (73.08%) Protective Monitoring
2 16 (61.54%) TOGAF
3 15 (57.69%) CISSP
4 14 (53.85%) Information Security
4 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (53.85%) CREST Certified
5 13 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 13 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (50.00%) CRISC
5 13 (50.00%) Identity Management
6 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
9 7 (26.92%) OWASP
9 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
9 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
10 6 (23.08%) QA
10 6 (23.08%) WCAG
10 6 (23.08%) WAI
10 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Resilience Testing
10 6 (23.08%) GPG13
10 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
11 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (19.23%) Web Operations
12 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
12 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (7.69%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) SNMP
1 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) JMeter
1 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
1 2 (7.69%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Senior Architect
2 10 (38.46%) Technical Architect
3 9 (34.62%) Digital Architect
4 8 (30.77%) Security Architect
5 7 (26.92%) Digital Technical Architect
5 7 (26.92%) Senior Digital Architect
6 6 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
6 6 (23.08%) Tester
7 5 (19.23%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
8 4 (15.38%) Senior Security Architect
9 3 (11.54%) Functional Tester
9 3 (11.54%) Security Technical Architect
10 2 (7.69%) Analyst
10 2 (7.69%) CISSP Architect
10 2 (7.69%) Mobility Engineer
10 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
10 2 (7.69%) TOGAF Architect
11 1 (3.85%) Process Analyst
11 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Protective Monitoring
2 16 (61.54%) TOGAF
3 14 (53.85%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (53.85%) Information Security
3 14 (53.85%) Risk Management
4 13 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 13 (50.00%) Security Operations
5 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (30.77%) Security Architecture
7 7 (26.92%) Integration Testing
7 7 (26.92%) OWASP
7 7 (26.92%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (23.08%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Resilience Testing
8 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (19.23%) Web Operations
10 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C
1 3 (11.54%) C#
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
1 3 (11.54%) Perl
1 3 (11.54%) Python
1 3 (11.54%) Ruby
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) CISSP
2 14 (53.85%) CREST Certified
3 13 (50.00%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (50.00%) CRISC
4 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) GPG13
1 6 (23.08%) QA
1 6 (23.08%) WAI
1 6 (23.08%) WCAG
2 2 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Apple
1 2 (7.69%) HP
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix