The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 110 143 140
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -3
Contract jobs citing CESG 30 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 4
Median daily rate £488 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £438 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £75.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
+51.51% -
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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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
728 999 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.86% 31.31% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 653 556
Median daily rate £361 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 53 49
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.66% +17.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £43.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing CESG as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CESG
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the South West region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

CESG
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CESG Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CESG
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 4 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
Wiltshire - 15 £425 -
Devon - 9 £538 -
Bristol - 5 £500 - 3
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CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 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 West region with a requirement for CESG.

1 36 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) SC Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) CISSP
4 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (26.79%) Information Security
6 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (25.00%) Information Assurance
7 14 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 13 (23.21%) CESG CLAS
8 13 (23.21%) ITIL
8 13 (23.21%) CESG Certified Professional
8 13 (23.21%) CLAS
9 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
10 11 (19.64%) SDLC
10 11 (19.64%) DV Cleared
11 10 (17.86%) SaaS
11 10 (17.86%) NonStop SQL
11 10 (17.86%) Military
11 10 (17.86%) Scrum
11 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
11 10 (17.86%) ISEB
11 10 (17.86%) Project Management
12 9 (16.07%) JSP 440
12 9 (16.07%) Risk Analysis
13 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
13 8 (14.29%) ISO27002
13 8 (14.29%) Linux
14 7 (12.50%) SQL
14 7 (12.50%) DHCP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (5.36%) IIS
1 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (3.57%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Route 53
2 2 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.50%) DHCP
2 6 (10.71%) VoIP
2 6 (10.71%) VPN
3 4 (7.14%) Firewall
3 4 (7.14%) Network Security
3 4 (7.14%) SNMP
3 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.36%) BGP
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.36%) DNS
4 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 3 (5.36%) IPsec
4 3 (5.36%) OSPF
4 3 (5.36%) SAN
4 3 (5.36%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.36%) Wireless
5 2 (3.57%) HTTP
5 2 (3.57%) SSL
6 1 (1.79%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) NonStop SQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Metasploit
2 2 (3.57%) SonarQube
2 2 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (17.86%) Military
2 7 (12.50%) Legal
3 4 (7.14%) Back Office
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Architect
2 7 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 7 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 6 (10.71%) Security Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Coordinator
4 5 (8.93%) Information Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Information Security Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Security Assurance Coordinator
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Security Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Network Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Security Advisor
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Network Administrator
6 3 (5.36%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) ASIC Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) ELK Stack
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) CESG CLAS
2 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.14%) ASIC
3 4 (7.14%) Cryptography
3 4 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
4 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.79%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) CentOS
5 2 (3.57%) CoreOS
5 2 (3.57%) Kali Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Unix
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (26.79%) Information Security
3 14 (25.00%) Information Assurance
3 14 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 13 (23.21%) ITIL
5 12 (21.43%) Risk Management
6 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 10 (17.86%) PRINCE2
7 10 (17.86%) Project Management
7 10 (17.86%) Scrum
8 9 (16.07%) Risk Analysis
9 8 (14.29%) Security Architecture
10 6 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (8.93%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.93%) Data Protection
12 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
12 4 (7.14%) Requirements Management
12 4 (7.14%) Time Management
12 4 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.57%) Java
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Python
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 29 (51.79%) SC Cleared
3 28 (50.00%) CISSP
4 13 (23.21%) CESG Certified Professional
4 13 (23.21%) CLAS
5 11 (19.64%) DV Cleared
6 10 (17.86%) ISEB
7 6 (10.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (10.71%) CISM
8 5 (8.93%) CCNA
8 5 (8.93%) CISA
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (8.93%) IISP
9 3 (5.36%) CCDP
9 3 (5.36%) CCNP
9 3 (5.36%) CREST Certified
9 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
9 3 (5.36%) JNCIP
9 3 (5.36%) MCSE
9 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (33.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (16.07%) JSP 440
3 8 (14.29%) ISO27002
4 7 (12.50%) RMADS
5 3 (5.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.79%) HMG Infosec
6 1 (1.79%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.36%) Firmware
1 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) LXC
2 2 (3.57%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Nessus
2 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 2 (3.57%) Nagios
2 2 (3.57%) OSSEC
2 2 (3.57%) Terraform
3 1 (1.79%) Nmap
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco
2 6 (10.71%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) IBM
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) 3PAR
4 3 (5.36%) CheckPoint
4 3 (5.36%) Dell
4 3 (5.36%) Juniper
4 3 (5.36%) Sophos
4 3 (5.36%) Veeam
5 2 (3.57%) New Relic
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) Qualys
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