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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
England / West Midlands
Rank 118 117 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing CESG 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.042% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.15% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £329 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £469
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £75.00 £60.98 -
% change year-on-year
+22.99% -

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
657 663 623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.27% 27.65% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 368 354
Median daily rate £380 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 56
Median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CESG across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

CESG Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 January 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
Coventry - 3 £320 -
Birmingham 0 2 £475 -
Worcestershire - 2 £350 -
CESG
England

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Data Security
3 5 (45.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) CESG Certified Professional
5 3 (27.27%) ISMS
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
5 3 (27.27%) CISSP
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (18.18%) CISM
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) CEH
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
6 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) CLAS
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) NetScaler

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Security Officer
2 3 (27.27%) Support Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Compliance Officer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Head of Knowledge Management
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection Act
1 3 (27.27%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information Act
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Information Security
2 6 (54.55%) Information Assurance
3 5 (45.45%) Data Security
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) ISMS
5 3 (27.27%) Security Management
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement Process
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Records Management
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
7 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) CISSP
3 2 (18.18%) CEH
3 2 (18.18%) CISM
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCA
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CLAS
4 1 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (45.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) VMware