The first 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 10 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 West Midlands 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 108 98 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing CESG 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Average daily rate
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£599 £570 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £389 £513
% change year-on-year
+35.04% -24.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 - -
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
445 371 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.83% 20.20% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 183 178
Average daily rate £320 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £203 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 27 35
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.79% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £34.20 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -20.00%
CESG
England

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CESG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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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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
Birmingham -6 1 - - 1
CESG
England

CESG
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
1 6 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (100.00%) RMADS
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) IT Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) IT Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) CLAS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 6 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 6 (100.00%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 6 (100.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared