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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 105 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 23 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.41% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.58% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Median daily rate £750 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £445 £538
% change year-on-year
+17.97% -17.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £51.17 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-17.92% +23.30%
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
643 279 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.38% 32.48% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 144 78
Median daily rate £310 £327 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.07% +5.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £193 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 18 13
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.34 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.55% +2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.49 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £30.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 20 £750 - 2
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 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 North East region with a requirement for CESG.

1 18 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 17 (56.67%) TOGAF
3 16 (53.33%) CISSP
4 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
4 14 (46.67%) Information Security
4 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (46.67%) CREST Certified
5 13 (43.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 13 (43.33%) Security Operations
5 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
5 13 (43.33%) CRISC
5 13 (43.33%) Identity Management
6 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
7 11 (36.67%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (26.67%) Security Architecture
10 7 (23.33%) Windows
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
11 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (20.00%) Android
11 6 (20.00%) OWASP
11 6 (20.00%) Windows Phone
11 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
11 6 (20.00%) VPN
11 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 6 (20.00%) MySQL
11 6 (20.00%) Oracle

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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
1 1 (3.33%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 10 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 9 (30.00%) Digital Architect
4 8 (26.67%) Security Architect
5 7 (23.33%) Digital Technical Architect
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Digital Architect
6 6 (20.00%) Mobility Engineer
6 6 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
7 5 (16.67%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
7 5 (16.67%) Tester
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Security Architect
9 3 (10.00%) Functional Tester
9 3 (10.00%) Security Technical Architect
10 2 (6.67%) Analyst
10 2 (6.67%) CISSP Architect
10 2 (6.67%) Test Analyst
10 2 (6.67%) TOGAF Architect
11 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
11 1 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Android
2 6 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Phone
2 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 17 (56.67%) TOGAF
3 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (46.67%) Information Security
3 14 (46.67%) Risk Management
4 13 (43.33%) Cybersecurity
4 13 (43.33%) Identity Management
4 13 (43.33%) Security Operations
5 11 (36.67%) Matrix Organization
6 9 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (26.67%) Security Architecture
8 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 6 (20.00%) OWASP
8 6 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (16.67%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Resilience Testing
9 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 4 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.67%) Perl
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) Ruby
1 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) CISSP
2 14 (46.67%) CREST Certified
3 13 (43.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 13 (43.33%) CRISC
4 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.33%) CLAS
6 1 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) GPG13
1 5 (16.67%) QA
1 5 (16.67%) WAI
1 5 (16.67%) WCAG
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Apple
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
1 6 (20.00%) VMware
2 4 (13.33%) Citrix
2 4 (13.33%) Samsung
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica