The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CESG in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CESG over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Communications-Electronics Security Group (CESG)
Rank 114 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CESG 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.050% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £475 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.98 - £40.00
CESG
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
535 458 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.74% 26.14% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 289 232
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.35 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.55% -14.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £10.30 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £19.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

CESG
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CESG across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

CESG Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

CESG
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

CESG Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

CESG
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leeds - 1 £410 -
CESG
Yorkshire

CESG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (40.91%) VPN
3 9 (40.91%) DNS
3 9 (40.91%) SLA
3 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (40.91%) VoIP
3 9 (40.91%) Information Assurance
4 7 (31.82%) Security Management
5 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 6 (27.27%) NHS
5 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
5 6 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (27.27%) Information Governance
6 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (13.64%) Legal
9 2 (9.09%) Finance
9 2 (9.09%) Law
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Computer Security
9 2 (9.09%) Line Management
9 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (4.55%) OWASP
10 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared

CESG
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
1 9 (40.91%) VoIP
1 9 (40.91%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) JMeter
1 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Business Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Security Specialist
2 8 (36.36%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Healthcare Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Healthcare Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security Advisor
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) Information Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) IT Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) IT Security Officer
3 1 (4.55%) IT Security Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
3 1 (4.55%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Security Advisor
3 1 (4.55%) Security Officer
3 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
3 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 6 (27.27%) NHS
2 6 (27.27%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Information Security
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Information Assurance
3 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
4 7 (31.82%) Security Management
5 6 (27.27%) Information Governance
5 6 (27.27%) Security Operations
6 5 (22.73%) Incident Management
7 2 (9.09%) Computer Security
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
8 1 (4.55%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) Python
1 1 (4.55%) Ruby
1 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) CISSP
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) SLA
2 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.55%) CESG Infosec
3 1 (4.55%) GPG13
3 1 (4.55%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (4.55%) RMADS
3 1 (4.55%) WAI
3 1 (4.55%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) HP