The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 18 April 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 South Wales 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 54 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.18% 0.93% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 4.84% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £350 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £475 £575
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 - -
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 62 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 16.61% 19.20% 23.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 36 33
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -50.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
CESG
Wales

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

CESG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Information Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (100.00%) Information Assurance
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory