The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.070% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £520
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £80.00 - £36.25
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
718 733 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.07% 27.28% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 445 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £476 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 65 64
Median hourly rate £13.50 £22.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £12.87 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

CESG
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Birmingham - 2 - -
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England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for CESG.

1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
3 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) OSCP
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support
1 1 (33.33%) Network Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
2 1 (33.33%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (33.33%) CREST Certified
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Scheme
2 1 (33.33%) OSCP
2 1 (33.33%) Tigerscheme
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Juniper
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft