The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 25 July 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 West 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 121 105 119
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing CESG 21 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.69% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 2.39% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 0 5
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£540 - £481
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 - £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £533 £399 £500
% change year-on-year
+33.54% -20.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 - -
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
603 419 576
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.80% 19.52% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 244 288
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £500 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 32 51
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -53.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%
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CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Somerset -16 10 £530 - 1
Wiltshire -5 1 £625 - 1
Devon - - - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 26 (65.00%) CESG CLAS
2 25 (62.50%) Information Security
2 25 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
4 22 (55.00%) Information Assurance
5 20 (50.00%) Risk Management
6 19 (47.50%) RMADS
7 18 (45.00%) JSP 440
8 17 (42.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 12 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
10 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (22.50%) JSP
12 7 (17.50%) Replication
12 7 (17.50%) CISSP
12 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
13 6 (15.00%) Reference Data
13 6 (15.00%) MySQL
13 6 (15.00%) Validation
13 6 (15.00%) Migration
14 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
14 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
14 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
14 5 (12.50%) Internet
14 5 (12.50%) Information Architecture
14 5 (12.50%) Casewise
15 4 (10.00%) Information Management
15 4 (10.00%) Data Security
16 3 (7.50%) ISO 14001
16 3 (7.50%) Summit
16 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Summit
2 1 (2.50%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (2.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Consultant
2 9 (22.50%) CLAS Consultant
3 8 (20.00%) Coordinator
3 8 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Information Assurance Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Information Assurance Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Security Advisor
5 3 (7.50%) Information Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.00%) CLAS Security Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Data Migration Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Security Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.50%) Information Assurance Officer
7 1 (2.50%) Data Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Security Assurance Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Mobility Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) IT Security Consultant
7 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) JSP
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (65.00%) CESG CLAS
2 19 (47.50%) RMADS
3 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (17.50%) Replication
5 6 (15.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.50%) iPhone
6 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) SUSE
1 1 (2.50%) Android
1 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Information Security
2 22 (55.00%) Information Assurance
3 20 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 12 (30.00%) Risk Assessment
5 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
6 6 (15.00%) Validation
6 6 (15.00%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 5 (12.50%) Information Architecture
8 4 (10.00%) Data Security
8 4 (10.00%) Information Management
9 3 (7.50%) Security Architecture
10 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
11 1 (2.50%) Time Management
11 1 (2.50%) Communications Security
11 1 (2.50%) Computer Security
11 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis
11 1 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) C
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 23 (57.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) CISSP
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) JSP 440
2 17 (42.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
3 3 (7.50%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) NFS
1 1 (2.50%) Squid
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Casewise
2 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (2.50%) F5
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
2 1 (2.50%) HP
2 1 (2.50%) Dell
2 1 (2.50%) Juniper
2 1 (2.50%) CODA
2 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.50%) VMware
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