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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 233 224 243
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +19
Contract jobs citing CESG 15 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.92% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 8
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£500 £370 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -29.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £330 £451
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £463 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £385 £513
% change year-on-year
+35.06% -24.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -
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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
2084 1739 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 22.41% 19.63% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 923 870
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 113 172
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.60 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.96 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.02% -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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Hampshire -14 7 £568 +45.04% 2
Berkshire - 4 £390 -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (48.00%) JSP 440
4 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
5 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 10 (40.00%) Information Security
6 9 (36.00%) Degree
7 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
8 7 (28.00%) Web Services
8 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (24.00%) Freedom of Information Act
9 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
9 6 (24.00%) Windows
10 5 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) C
10 5 (20.00%) RMADS
11 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
11 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.00%) UML
11 4 (16.00%) CISSP
11 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (16.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) SOA
11 4 (16.00%) CISA
11 4 (16.00%) CISM

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Law
2 3 (12.00%) Military
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) Security Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Information Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Information Security Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) CLAS Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Security Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Security Officer
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) Web Services
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) XSL
2 3 (12.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (12.00%) LINQ
2 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) WCF
3 2 (8.00%) JSP
3 2 (8.00%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (24.00%) Freedom of Information Act
3 5 (20.00%) CESG CLAS
3 5 (20.00%) RMADS
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.00%) Statistics
5 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
5 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
2 10 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 10 (40.00%) Information Security
3 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (16.00%) SOA
5 4 (16.00%) UML
6 3 (12.00%) Security Management
6 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) C#
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (92.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) CISSP
4 4 (16.00%) CISA
4 4 (16.00%) CISM
4 4 (16.00%) MBA
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) JSP 440
2 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
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