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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / West Midlands
Rank 121 125 111
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.077% 0.044%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.16% 0.31% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £531 £450 £485
% change year-on-year
+18.05% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.98 -

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
609 639 595
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.66% 24.64% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 383 325
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 27 71
Median hourly rate £16.89 £13.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.92% -45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

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 26 February 2017. 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 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
Solihull - 1 - -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 5 (55.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
3 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) ISMS
4 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Data Security
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Information Management
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Derivative
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL

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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AutoCAD
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) NonStop SQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 3 (33.33%) Support Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Information Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Information Management
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Knowledge Management
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (11.11%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Information Security
2 4 (44.44%) Information Assurance
3 3 (33.33%) Data Security
3 3 (33.33%) ISMS
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Information Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 1 (11.11%) Records Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (11.11%) CLAS
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
4 1 (11.11%) JSP 440