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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 232 239 249
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Contract jobs citing CESG 14 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.25% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.80% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 11
Median daily rate £475 £558 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.79% +39.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £360 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £612 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -
CESG
England

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
2313 3017 3109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.88% 32.01% 31.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1264 1740 1714
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 183 185
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £16.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +6.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +28 11 £475 -
Berkshire +9 2 - -
Hampshire +2 1 - - 1
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CESG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for CESG.

1 36 (80.00%) CISSP
2 32 (71.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 28 (62.22%) Information Assurance
5 25 (55.56%) Cryptography
6 23 (51.11%) IPsec
7 22 (48.89%) Risk Management
8 21 (46.67%) Windows
8 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
9 20 (44.44%) RMADS
9 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
10 19 (42.22%) ISMS
11 18 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
12 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
12 15 (33.33%) Patch Management
13 14 (31.11%) SMTP
13 14 (31.11%) Oracle
13 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
13 14 (31.11%) Client/Server
13 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
13 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
13 14 (31.11%) Citrix
13 14 (31.11%) Risk Assessment
14 13 (28.89%) Ethical Hacking
14 13 (28.89%) CEH
14 13 (28.89%) Penetration Testing
14 13 (28.89%) Windows Vista
14 13 (28.89%) Internet
14 13 (28.89%) Unix
15 12 (26.67%) Security Architecture

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (31.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (51.11%) IPsec
2 14 (31.11%) SMTP
3 13 (28.89%) Internet
4 11 (24.44%) FTP
4 11 (24.44%) SSH
5 9 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (8.89%) DHCP
6 4 (8.89%) SNMP
7 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.22%) LAN
7 1 (2.22%) SAN
7 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (2.22%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (11.11%) Military
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Security Advisor
2 12 (26.67%) Information Assurance Leader
3 4 (8.89%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Change Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) IT Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Network Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (2.22%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.22%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Cryptography
2 14 (31.11%) Client/Server
2 14 (31.11%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.89%) ASIC
3 4 (8.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (8.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.22%) Derivative
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Unix
2 13 (28.89%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Information Assurance
2 22 (48.89%) Risk Management
3 19 (42.22%) ISMS
4 18 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
5 15 (33.33%) Patch Management
6 14 (31.11%) Risk Assessment
7 13 (28.89%) Ethical Hacking
7 13 (28.89%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (26.67%) Fuzz Testing
8 12 (26.67%) Security Architecture
9 11 (24.44%) OWASP
10 7 (15.56%) ITIL
10 7 (15.56%) Network Architecture
11 6 (13.33%) Information Security
11 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.11%) Time Management
13 4 (8.89%) eTOM
13 4 (8.89%) Service Management
13 4 (8.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) C++
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (80.00%) CISSP
2 32 (71.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 30 (66.67%) Security Cleared
4 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
5 13 (28.89%) CEH
6 7 (15.56%) DV Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) CISM
8 4 (8.89%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 4 (8.89%) CCSP
8 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 1 (2.22%) CISA
9 1 (2.22%) CLAS
9 1 (2.22%) ISEB
9 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (44.44%) RMADS
2 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (8.89%) COBIT
4 3 (6.67%) ISO22301
4 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
5 2 (4.44%) JSP 440
6 1 (2.22%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (2.22%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (2.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (24.44%) Sendmail
3 3 (6.67%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) Citrix
2 14 (31.11%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Sophos
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
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