The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 65 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing CESG 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.96% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£405 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £393 £500
% change year-on-year
+37.57% -21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
176 209 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 19.98% 22.55% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 91 97
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £15.88 £13.50 £14.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.59% -8.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £8.00 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.85 £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
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CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Reading

CESG
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CESG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG.

1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (16.67%) iPhone
4 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) CODA
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) OLE

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing CESG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CESG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Security Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Mobility Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Database Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
1 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
1 1 (16.67%) Information Assurance
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
1 1 (16.67%) CODA