The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank - 119 120
Contract jobs citing CESG 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.15% 0.042%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.54% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 - £40.00
CESG
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
734 740 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 29.17% 27.90% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 406 267
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 19
Average hourly rate £39.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.75% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.10 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £31.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

CESG
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG CLAS
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) JSP 440