The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Somerset 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 35 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing CESG 11 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.28% 2.67% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 17.74% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£530 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £393 £500
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -21.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.51% 18.72% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 11 15
Average daily rate £485 £307 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.10% -15.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £454 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £36.00 - £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -20.32%
CESG
South West

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

CESG
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -17 7 £520 -
CESG
South West

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 19 (86.36%) Information Security
1 19 (86.36%) CESG CLAS
1 19 (86.36%) SC Cleared
1 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
2 18 (81.82%) Risk Management
3 16 (72.73%) JSP 440
4 13 (59.09%) RMADS
5 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
6 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
7 9 (40.91%) JSP
8 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
10 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
10 3 (13.64%) ISO 14001
10 3 (13.64%) Summit
10 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (4.55%) Communications Security
11 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
11 1 (4.55%) Squid
11 1 (4.55%) PKI
11 1 (4.55%) C
11 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.55%) SUSE
11 1 (4.55%) UNIX
11 1 (4.55%) Linux
11 1 (4.55%) HTTPS

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Consultant
2 8 (36.36%) Coordinator
3 6 (27.27%) CLAS Consultant
4 4 (18.18%) Security Consultant
5 3 (13.64%) Security Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Security Advisor
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) UNIX Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Information Assurance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) JSP
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) CESG CLAS
2 13 (59.09%) RMADS
3 7 (31.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) SUSE
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Information Security
2 18 (81.82%) Risk Management
3 11 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (45.45%) Information Assurance
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) Communications Security
6 1 (4.55%) Computer Security
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (86.36%) SC Cleared
1 19 (86.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (72.73%) JSP 440
2 11 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (13.64%) ISO 9001
3 3 (13.64%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Squid