The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 228 224 228
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing CESG 14 18 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 1.05% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 7
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£500 £378 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.45% -28.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £330 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £462 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £395 £513
% change year-on-year
+31.64% -22.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2090 1721 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.45% 19.70% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 895 884
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 119 167
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -39.65%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the South East region.

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CESG
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
Berkshire +5 5 £400 -6.97%
Hampshire -11 5 £568 +45.04% 2
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) JSP 440
4 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 9 (37.50%) Security Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 8 (33.33%) Information Security
5 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 7 (29.17%) Windows
7 5 (20.83%) C
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) CESG CLAS
7 5 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (20.83%) RMADS
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.67%) UML
8 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (16.67%) CISSP
8 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.67%) CISA
8 4 (16.67%) CISM
8 4 (16.67%) Law
8 4 (16.67%) MBA
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
8 4 (16.67%) Computer Science

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Kerberos
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Law
2 3 (12.50%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 4 (16.67%) CLAS Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Information Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Information Security Architect
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Security Officer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) XML
2 3 (12.50%) XSL
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.50%) LINQ
2 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) WCF
3 2 (8.33%) JSP
3 2 (8.33%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) CESG CLAS
1 5 (20.83%) Data Protection Act
1 5 (20.83%) RMADS
2 4 (16.67%) Freedom of Information Act
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.17%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.17%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 3 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 8 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 8 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
3 4 (16.67%) UML
3 4 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Information Assurance
4 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C
2 4 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (91.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
4 4 (16.67%) CISSP
4 4 (16.67%) CISA
4 4 (16.67%) CISM
4 4 (16.67%) MBA
5 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) JSP 440
2 8 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
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